Title:James Smathers papers, 1957-1981
History of science and technology collection
Creator/Contributor:Smathers, James Fields, 1888-1967, creator
Correspondence primarily concerned with his invention of the electrial typebar typewriter in 1913. Detailed letters to longtime
friend, Mrs. Edgar Sherman, document his experiences with the realities of patent rights, royalities, production and marketing.
Subject:International Business Machines Corporation.
Inventions -- Patents
Included in: History of Science and Technology Collection.
BANC MSS 84/133 z
BANC MSS 84/133 c