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Wisconsin Historical Marker

Carlos Glidden (November 8, 1834 – March 11, 1877)[1], along with Christopher Sholes and Samuel W. Soule, invented the first practical typewriter at a machine shop located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.[2][3]


  1. ^ Koichi and Motoko Yasuoka: Myth of QWERTY Keyboard, NTT Publishing, Tokyo (2008).
  2. ^ Invention of the Typewriter, Wisconsin Historical Marker, Retrieved May 11, 2008.
  3. ^ Carlos Glidden


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