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ONLINE MANUALS FOR USING AND REPAIRING SMITH-CORONA TYPEWRITERS

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If you’ve recently purchased an antique Smith-Corona typewriter, one of the first things that you’ll need is a User manual. Try the Classic Typewriter Page website for Smith-Corona manuals.

You can also check Manuals Online.

Manuals for Specific Typewriters

Johnesimmons.com has a manual for Smith-Corona Quiet Riter.

Smith Corona Portables (form Machine’s of Loving Grace website)

http://sevenels.net/typewriters/manuals/Smith-CoronaPortablesManual.pdf

Repair Manuals

If you’re planning to repair or restore your antique Remington typewriter, you’ll need a repair manual. Here are a couple of sources; I’ve found with repair manuals that you can download.

Typewriter Repair Manuals from The Classic Typewriter Page, (bottom of the page)

Dating Your Smith-Corona Typewriter

If you’re looking to purchase an antique Smith-Corona typewriter or looking to restore one you already have, one of the first things you need to know is when your typewriter was made. There are a number of places online that can help you date your typewriter. You’ll need to know your typewriter’s serial number in order to date your [...]

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About the Smith-Corona Typewriter Company

The Smith-Corona typewriter company was formed when the L.C. Smith & Bros company merges with Corona Typewriters in 1926 to make office and portable typewriters.L.C. Smith and several of his brothers began a variety of gun manufacturing businesses in the late 1800s. The first L.C. Smith typewriter was produced in 1887, when several of the Smith brothers decided [...]

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Online Manuals for using and repairing Remington typewriters

User ManualsIf you’ve recently purchased an antique Remington typewriter, one of the first things that you’ll need is a User manual. Try the Classic Typewriter Page website for Remington manuals. Here's a list of specific Remington Typewriter User manuals that are downloadable from ww.johnsimmons.comRemington Quiet RiterRemington Rand Noiseless Model Seven (1948)Remington NoiselessRemington Deluxe Noiseless1928 Remington [...]

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About the Remington Typewriter Company

Did you know that Remington could lay claim to being the company that created the very first typewriter, back in the 1870s? One of the earliest users of the typewriters produced by the company was none other than Mark Twain. History disputes whether he was actually the first writer to produce a typewritten manuscript [...]

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Dating your Remington Typewriter

If you’re looking to purchase a new Remington typewriter or looking to restore one you already have, one of the first things you need to know is when your typewriter was made.There are a number of places online that can help you date your typewriter.You’ll need to how your typewriter’s serial number in order to date your typewriter.The following [...]

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Dating your Underwood Typewriter

If you’re looking to purchase a new Underwood typewriter or looking to restore one you already have, one of the first things you need to know is when your typewriter was made. There are a number of places online that can help you date your typewriter. You’ll need to how your typewriter’s serial [...]

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Cleaning and Restoring Your Typewriter

If you plan to restore your antique typewriter, the first thing that you’ll need is a repair manual.  There are good ones at the bottom of this page on the Classic Typewriter WebsiteWhile this is by no means a comprehensive list, here are some basic things that you’ll want to have on hand to begin [...]

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Downloadable Manuals for using and repairing Underwood typewriters

User ManualsIf you’ve recently purchased an antique Underwood typewriter, one of the first things that you’ll need is a User manual. Here are a few manuals that I’ve found over the years that you can download:Underwood 3-5Underwood Golden TouchUnderwood Noiseless 77For a comprehensive list of Underwood typewriter manuals, try The Classic Typewriter Page website: [...]

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About the Underwood Typewriter Company

The Underwood family started out by making typewriter ribbons for Remington. In 1895, John T Underwood founded the Underwood Typewriter Company in New York and began making typewriters.The first Underwood typewriters were designed by, Frank Wagner, a German-American inventor. John T. Underwood purchased the Wagner Typewriter Company in 1895 for Wagner’s design and [...]

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