Posted in Erasing Shields
Company Name & Address:
Underwood Typewriter Co. (factory: Hartford, CT)
Underwood Building, New York & 342 Madison Ave., New York
Underwood Elliott Fisher Co. (circa 1927)
One Park Ave., New York City
Estimated Price Range: Trade Mark UTs: $12.-$18.
Dimensions: 2″ x 3 3/8″
Colors: Most: W/R/Bk
Picture Credit: HDVD
Description: A major typewriter company with 12 erasing shields. Around 1900 the Underwood #5 became the most popular typewriter & the company became the world’s biggest typewriter manufacturer. Circa 1927, the name Underwood Elliott Fisher Co. was inaugurated & eventually the company name became simply the Underwood Corporation.