Apr 06

This moving blog tribute tells the interesting story of a woman who worked for many years with a Gaelic typewriter—apparently she typed the entire Bible with it! Interestingly the typewriter is described as an “Imperial”, which I imagine means it was manufactured by the Imperial Typewriter Company of Leicester.

An Imperial Gaelic typewriter
Here is a lovely photograph of it perched a bit precariously, but doubtless with care. And here are some of its keys…

and its keys

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