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Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon

Imperial Typerwriter

Typewriter made by British company Imperial by appointment to the late King George V.

Object details

Museum number: NDDMS 2001.67

Simple name: Typewriter

Material: Metal Plastic Leather

Date: 1936

Collections: Social History

Production: Imperial

Location: On Display

North Devon in 100 Objects: Chosen by the Braunton Cubs who were intrigued as to why typewriters were not used anymore and why they had a QWERTY keyboard similar to a computer.