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An Orson Welles 'Smith-Corona 2200' Electric Typewriter, Circa 1970s....

2014 April 26 - 27 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - New York #7089

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Auction Ended On: Apr 26, 2014
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Location: Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion
2 East 79th Street
New York, NY 10075

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An Orson Welles 'Smith-Corona 2200' Electric Typewriter, Circa 1970s. Classic design, slate blue, dark slate blue keys and carriage, still in excellent working condition with just a couple of keys that stick (remember that?), ribbon needs replacing; used by Welles on a daily basis as he always had stories, scripts, ideas, thoughts, and brainstorms that needed to be typed up; included with a black plastic cover though probably from a different typewriter; further included with a letter from Beatrice Welles indicating she consigned this lot directly to Heritage Auctions.
Approximately: 14" x 13" x 6"

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