Antique Typewriters

The Martin Howard Collection




Rapid typewriter

Rapid typewriter


Mossberg & Granville Mfg. Co., Providence, Rhode Island
1890

The Rapid is the first typewriter to have the lateral, thrust action, type bar design that would become very popular with the Wellington, Adler and Empire typewriters.

The Rapid is a most beautiful early typewriter.

If you have this typewriter for sale please be in touch.

(image MPM)