Corona portable typewriter

Dublin Core

Title

Corona portable typewriter

Description

The Corona series of typewriters were among the most successful models in typewriter history, with hundreds of thousands of units sold. They were lightweight (compare the Arabic typewriter in this exhibit), and folded neatly into a carrying case. In some sense, they are the predecessor to the laptop.

Language

Date Created

circa 1912-1916

Provenance

On loan from Ahmed Ellaithy

Files

IMG_6567.JPG

Citation

Standard Typewriter Company, United States, “Corona portable typewriter,” AUC Libraries, accessed August 14, 2022, https://auclibraries.omeka.net/items/show/31.