Underwood typewriter and case

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Created by
Underwood Typewriter Company, American, 1895 - 1963
Owned by
Dundee, Chris, American, 1907 - 1998
Subject of
Dundee's 5th St. Gym, American, 1950 - 1983
Medium
metal , plastic
Dimensions
typewriter: 6 x 11 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (15.2 x 28.6 x 31.1 cm)
case: 7 x 13 1/8 x 13 1/4 in. (17.8 x 33.3 x 33.7 cm)
Type
typewriters
cases (containers)
Place used
Miami, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1950
Description
An Underwood typewriter (2012.123.1a) with attachable traveling case (2012.123.1b). Typewriter is black with the ribbon still intact. All keys are present. Also included is a gray traveling case for the typewriter. The typewriter attaches to the case.
Topic
African American
Boxing
Business
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Suzanne Dundee Bonner
Object number
2012.123.1ab
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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