Antique LC Smith & Corona #8 Typewriter c.1934
An original LC Smith & Corona Typewriter #8 with a 12 inch carriage and an closed-frame design. The serial number is stamped in the inside. The keys are brass with black face and white numbers. Four rows of keys with a top row of decimals. All the keys work properly. The ribbon is still good. The carriage slides smoothly from side to side.
- CREATOR LC Smith & Corona Typewriters Inc. Syracuse, NY.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1934.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Nickel.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor blemishes on the body.
- DIMENSIONS H 10 in. W 16.5 in. D 15 in.
The L.C. Smith & Bros. Typewriter Company was founded in Syracuse, N.Y. on January, 1st, 1903. L.C. Smith & Bros. merged with Corona Typewriter Company in 1925 to become "L.C. Smith Bros. & Corona Typewriters, Inc." headquartered in Syracuse, N.Y.