|Object Name||Typewriter, Manual|
|Object ID Number||2004.83.1|
Smith-Corona Sterling model typewriter (2004.83.1a) and hardshell case (2004.83.1b). The typewriter has extra keys which allow for typing in both English and Swedish.
Corps in the Scandanavian Division (1896-1965), which included Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, German, and even a few Italian speaking corps across the country, frequently communicated in the division's dominant language, Swedish. This typewriter was used by Swedish Division commanders and staff for their communication.
Salvation Army Central Territory
Salvation Army Scandanavian Division