This week’s Sepia Saturday prompt shows a typesetter working his craft. I thought typesetting and typewriting would be a good connection so here we have a classroom of old typewriters on an old postcard. Now who would want to send someone a postcard of a classroom full of typewriters? Your guess is as good as mine!
|Postcard: US Library of Congress|
This Library of Congress postcard shows a typing class at Eastern High School in Washington, D.C., c.1920. Most of the typewriters are Remington #10s. Click the photo to view it larger and enjoy the fashions which were popular then. If you click here, you’ll see the most wonderful thing about this photo: the list of classroom typewriter serial numbers and reported problems
from my CrazyasaCool Fox Blogger Bloghttp://crazyasacoolfox.blogspot.com/2016/05/old-school-typing.html