When was the first electric typewriter made?

Answer Famed inventor Thomas Alva Edison took out the first patent for an electric typewriter in 1872, although it was a prototype and never marketed. It was large, bulky and powered by a series of magnet... Read More »

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Who invented the electric typewriter?

Thomas Alva Edison invented the electric typewriter in 1872, but the first commercial model wasn't introduced until the 1920s. Electric typewriters only became popular after the 1930s introduction ... Read More »

Sears electric typewriter?

Do you have a manual? It's probably in memory mode. I bet there's an 800 number for operational info. They don't build the thing. It's manufactured for them.

How do you put paper into an electric typewriter?…do you see how the paper is in the beginning on the video/put it in like that

Who created the electric typewriter?

Patent 79,265 (US) was issued on June 23, 1868, to Thomas Edison for the first electric typewriter. The invention was used as a ticker tape machine that conveyed stock information from Wall Street... Read More »