Think of the great novels that were written on one of these old typewriters. nypl: The Pittsburg [sic] visible-writing machine AKA a typewriter. Part of the NYPL’s Turn-of-the-Century Posters collection.
Wheeler and Wilson New No. 9 Sewing Machine ad, 1888 Advertising card for the Wheeler and Wilson New No. Advertising card by H. Thomas and Wylie, Missouri History Museum Photographs and Prints Collections.