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Tuesday, 15 July 2014

15 july


my father's typewriter


When I was a girl my father typed a daily column for a Boston newspaper on an 

old school typewriter much like this one.

I remember hearing the sounds of his fingers on the keys as he typed.



17 comments:

  1. So beautiful ... love old typewriters !
    Have a nice week,
    Sylvia

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  2. And wouldn't your father be astounded at what is available now to help him develop his craft and columns?!

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  3. Memories are build on sounds like that and, to hear them again, is a time machine.

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  4. I love old typewriters and your processing is great..

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  5. It's such a specific sound. What an incredibly beautiful memory.

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  6. The vintage editing is perfect! And, yes ... I remember these typewriters, too. They're collectors items now. Hmmm. I'm not sure I like what that says about how long I've been around! :-D

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  7. What a wonderful memory... and lovely processing. I remember using a typewriter (not as pretty as this one) and correction tape. Seems so long ago...

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  8. Great editing. Fits the subject matter beautifully. Love those old typewriters.

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  9. my parents bought me a Remington when I was in high school. how proud I was! I love whatever you did to accomplish this image.

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  10. Awesome photo -- and this was your father's typewriter while he worked. Goosebumps here!

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  11. Wonderful editing! (I remember typewriters, too!)

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  12. Great shot of the typewriter. Nice editing. I still have my portable typewriter and use it occasionally.

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