• Short Summary

    An exhibition of typewriters through the ages at Olympia, London.

  • Description

    Typewriters through the ages.

    Olympia, London.

    Various shots of a girl in period dress at 1873 typewriter. M/S's of another girl at 1878 typewriter. C/U hands typing, showing action of machine. M/S of Blickenderfer portable typewriter. Various shots of portable typewriter with type drum working. M/S of another typist at Remington No.4. C/U hands working machine, pan to top of machine. C/U paper in machine. C/U girl's head. M/S of another typist working at latest all-electric Underwood model. C/U hands typing. C/U back of the machine showing the works. C/U girl's head, camera pans to typewriter.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1275.26
    Media URN:
    34421
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:03:00 / 01:42:27:00
    Canister:
    NP 279

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