1. I don’t really sew, but I really want a machine like this.  My local antique sop has one in great condition right now, but my budget is not in quite as great a condition …

    I don’t really sew, but I really want a machine like this. My local antique sop has one in great condition right now, but my budget is not in quite as great a condition …

     
  2. Other word making machines, including an early mimeo, from the 1890s.

    Other word making machines, including an early mimeo, from the 1890s.

     
  3. Typewriters from the 1890s. While designs we would consider to be modern typewriters do date to the 1880s and earlier, they were by no means universal yet, as these style of machines shows.

    Typewriters from the 1890s. While designs we would consider to be modern typewriters do date to the 1880s and earlier, they were by no means universal yet, as these style of machines shows.

     
  4. Finally, a stereoscopic camera. Even though I can never get the effect, I love the old stereo view cards, too.

    Finally, a stereoscopic camera. Even though I can never get the effect, I love the old stereo view cards, too.

     
  5. Another old camera - what today would pass as a large format camera.

    Another old camera - what today would pass as a large format camera.

     
  6. I love old cameras.  A fairly basic model here.

    I love old cameras. A fairly basic model here.

     
  7. Home telegraph kits for sale from the 1890s. What is amazing is that you could get a run of your own private line from the same catalogue.    .—  .-  .-.  -..  …

    Home telegraph kits for sale from the 1890s. What is amazing is that you could get a run of your own private line from the same catalogue. .— .- .-. -.. …

     
  8. From the electronic to the scientific: a range of microscopes.

    From the electronic to the scientific: a range of microscopes.

     
  9. Other electronics goods. I have wanted a phone like this for a long time…

    Other electronics goods. I have wanted a phone like this for a long time…

     
  10. Medical shock therapies at your discretion. 1890s.

    Medical shock therapies at your discretion. 1890s.