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Williams 1 Straight

First year of production:
1891
Company:
Brady Manufacturing Co. , Brooklyn, N.Y. , USA
Serial nr:
4242

The later Williams 1 that is shown here is an example of this impressive early machine with straight keyboard. For further information on the Williams and the grasshopper mechanism, see the entry for the Williams 1 Curved.



Courtesy of: Costa collection