Marchant "ACRM" Calculator

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Date Introduced
1932 ca.
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 15 3/8 x 14 1/2 in.
Manufacturer
Marchant Calculating Machine Company
Credit Line
Courtesy of Mike Smolin
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
United States
Keywords
Bay Area; Rotary calculator; Moving carriage; Marchant, Alfred; Marchant, Rodney; Mechanical calculation
Object ID
102632008

A typical “full-sized” technical calculator. The Marchant company was founded in Oakland, California in 1911. Their chief designer, Carl Friden, left to start his own company in 1934.