Smith Premier Typewriter Co. Letterhead | Document | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Smith Premier Typewriter Co. Letterhead

Smith Premier Typewriter Co. Letterhead | Document | Wisconsin Historical Society
Letterhead of the Milwaukee branch of the Smith Premier Typewriter Company, with headquarters in Syracuse, New York. On the left is a sheet of paper in a Smith typewriter reading, "Improvement the Order of the Age," a sword, a quill pen, and the slogan, "The Pen is Mightier than the Sword but the Smith Premier Typewriter Bends Them Both," printed on a scroll. The name of the company includes a large, stylized upper case letter "P" and background flowers, flourishes, and various typefaces. A background image of a trophy for an international selling contest is printed in red ink on the lower portion of the page. Printed in black and red inks.
DESCRIPTION
Letterhead of the Milwaukee branch of the Smith Premier Typewriter Company, with headquarters in Syracuse, New York. On the left is a sheet of paper in a Smith typewriter reading, "Improvement the Order of the Age," a sword, a quill pen, and the slogan, "The Pen is Mightier than the Sword but the Smith Premier Typewriter Bends Them Both," printed on a scroll. The name of the company includes a large, stylized upper case letter "P" and background flowers, flourishes, and various typefaces. A background image of a trophy for an international selling contest is printed in red ink on the lower portion of the page. Printed in black and red inks.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:90100
Creation Date:
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Milwaukee
County:Milwaukee
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Letterhead collection, circa 1850s-1975
Genre:Document
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 4908.46
Original Dimensions:8.375 x 3.75 inches
SUBJECTS
Office equipment and supplies
Typewriters
Ephemera
Awards
Trophies
Machinery industry
Printing industry

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