We’ve featured some nice and influential machines here, over the years.
For Typewriter Day 2016, a list of some of those features.
Typewriters of the Moment:
- William Faulkner
- Film director Billy Wilder
- Red Barber, sports writer and broadcaster
- Ho Chi Minh
- Noir novelist David Goodis
- Bill Moyers
- E. B. White
- Thomas Merton
- Pete Seeger
- Bill Mauldin cartoon featuring typewriters of Jessica Mitford and Rachel Carson
- Aaron Copland
- Playboy Playmate Alice Denham (sometimes mistaken for opera soprano Maria Callas)
- Isaac Asimov
“The Typewriter,” by Leroy Anderson, performed by percussionist Alfred Anaya and Voces para LaPaz, directed by Miguel Roa, June 12, 2011.
- Ava and Linus Pauling, 1957
- Mark Twain’s Hammond typewriter
- Old typewriters at the Mesa (Arizona) Typewriter Exchange
- e. e. cummings
- H. L. Mencken at the 1948 political conventions
- LBJ’s teleprompter typewriter