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Adriano Olivetti

  Adriano Olivetti in memoriam 11th April 1901 – 27th February 1960   A film about the greatest industrialist of them all: https://youtu.be/Ax_zKlnSxHE        

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Great Designers Remembered – George C Blickensderfer and the First Portable Typewriter

Recalling brilliant designers and their creations from the past. George Canfield Blickensderfer (1850-1917) and the Blickensderfer No. 5        A memorable name for such a prolific inventor!  Born in Pennsylvania, USA, he moved to Stamford, Connecticut after his marriage. While working … Continue reading

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