This is an original 1901 print ad for the American Typewriter from The American Typewriter Company, New York City. The ad features their trademarked patent--The American Way
type-bar with key and type on one steel bar. This ad is interesting in that it uses a reference to the "new American Canal" (the Panama Canal) which eventually "will cut shipping expenses as the new American Typewriter cuts typewriter expenses."
This 110+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No creases. Light surface rub - left side. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Grayscale
Grade: Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 2 x 5.5 inches; 5 x 14 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising