I'm sure no more than a handful of us knew about it, but last June 23 was National Typewriter Day in America, where Christopher Latham Sholes
was granted a patent for the new writing machine in 1868.
| 1872: The first practical typewriter was patented by Christopher Sholes
in Milwaukee, USA.
was the man who came up with the world's first commercially successful typewriter, on June 23, 1868.
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and Agnes (Stanek) Lucas; sister, Marjorie Sholes
; and daughter, Peggy.
For example, Christopher Sholes
started by securing a patent for the typewriter in 1868.
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7, 2018 photo, fire fighters from Yocha Dehe Fire Department work together to put out a grass fire along I-5 at Earl Sholes
Memorial Bridge near Shasta-Trinity National Forest, Calif.
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Colonel Parker, labelmate Eddy Arnold, Elvis and Steve Sholes
at RCA Studios.
It's an interesting tidbit that the "QWERTY" alphabet layout we now see on keyboards was designed by Christopher Sholes
and first appeared on Remington's Sholes
and Glidden Type-Writer.
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