|Object ID #||1956.029.001|
|Title||Oliver No. 5 Standard Visible Typewriter|
|Lexicon category||6: T&E For Communication|
|Year Range from||1907|
|Year Range to||1914|
|Artist||The Oliver Typewriter Company|
|Made||The Oliver Typewriter Co. (Chicago, Illinois)|
|Place of Origin||Chicago, Illinois, United States of America|
OLIVER No. 5 typewriter. Dark green finished metal body. The octagonal key covers are predominantly white. Black keys are CAP, FIG, TAB, RIGHT, and LEFT. There are three rows of white keys. There is a small black-coloured space bar below the final row of keys. There is yellow-coloured text (model and manufacturing information). "Standard Visible Typewriter" is present. Ribbon?
Manufactured in Chicago, Illinois, by The Oliver Typewriter Co. The No. 5 and 6 were produced between 1907 and 1914.
Provenance unknown. Last belonged to Alice Watson who resided on 15th St. East, in Owen Sound, Grey County.
|Collection||Office Equipment & Accessories Collection|
|Dimensions||W-40 L-36.5 D-26.5 cm|
|Found||Owen Sound, Grey County|