Antique Typewriters

The Martin Howard Collection




Blickensderfer 6

Blickensderfer 6


The Blickensderfer Mfg. Co. Stamford, Connecticut
1906 - serial no.160588

The Blickensderfer 6 is an early example of the use of lightweight aluminum in manufacturing. This was truly a portable typewriter and was very successful in its day.

This typewriter originally sold for approximately $70.00.

"In speed and practical efficiency it is the equal of any typewriter of any other make now on the market, and excels them all in lightness of weight and beauty of finish"

"It is also especially adapted for the private library or home use."

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Blickensderfer 6