Kirk Wynd, Falkirk

A C Brown
Production date
Post 1902
View looking from Bank Street up Kirk Wynd to the High Street showing buildings of two to four storeys. James Murphy, cooper, basket maker, wire manufacturer, has baskets and other items on display outside the shop. On the corner of Earl's Lane is The "Typo" Co, formerly W D Forsyth's Ship Inn.
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Production date
Post 1902
Subject notes
The Typo Co advertises typists and duplicators. Underwood first produced the modern typewriter in the US in1897 and by 1929 had sold five million worldwide. Previously accounts and correspondence were hand written by male clerks, but typists were female.
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