Stenograph

Typewriter
Date of appearance: 1879
Manufacturer: United States Stenograph Co
Designer: Miles Bartholomew
Made in: USA
Weight: g
Tags: typewriter


This was the first mechanical stenograph ever made. It's language for writing used a binary code of 5 dashes, which it printed onto the narrow strip of paper seen in a roll above the machine.

Stenograph
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