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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Latham_Sholes

Christopher Latham Sholes (February 14, 1819 – February 17, 1890) was an American inventor who invented the QWERTY keyboard, and along with Frank Haven Hall, Samuel W. Soule, Carlos Glidden and John Pratt, has been contended as one of the inventors of the first typewriter in the United States. He was also a ...

www.computerhope.com/issues/ch001802.htm

Apr 26, 2017 ... History and information about when the first keyboard and computer keyboard was invented.

www.thoughtco.com/history-of-the-computer-keyboard-1991402

Aug 22, 2017 ... The invention of the modern computer keyboard sprung from the invention of the typewriter. It was Christopher Latham Sholes who, in 1868, patented the typewriter that we commonly use today. Soon after, the Remington Company mass began marketing the first typewriters starting in 1877. But before the ...

www.daskeyboard.com/blog/typing-through-time-the-history-of-the-keyboard

Jul 22, 2011 ... The typewriter has come a long way over the years, all leading into the age of computers and the most widely used input device: the computer keyboard. Though the first computers and computer keyboards were created before the Selectric, these power-house typewriters were so great at putting text on the ...

history-computer.com/ModernComputer/Basis/keyboard.html

As with many other modern machines, like airplane, automobile, telephone, television, etc., a number of people contributed insights and inventions that eventually resulted in a commercially successful product, the same happened with the invention of the typewriter (and the computer keyboard). First was the Englishman ...

www.computer-hardware-explained.com/history-of-computer-keyboards.html

The First Beginnings of the Computer Keyboard. The history of computer keyboards begins indirectly with world's first ever commercially successful typing machine, which was invented by a man called Christopher Latham Scholes during 1873. In this first design, the keys on the keyboard were arranged in alphabetical order ...

www.reference.com/history/first-keyboard-invented-695e99c76ebe6b9e

Although the English inventor Henry Mill patented the first typewriter in 1714, the American publisher Christopher Latham Sholes invented the modern keyboard in 1868. The Remington Typewriter Company...

www.quora.com/Who-invented-the-keyboard

The first successful keypunch, on the other hand, was invented by Herman Hollerith in the 1890s. It used to, well, punch cards; and those punched cards were used to accomplish endless tasks, including programming computers. Hollerith then went on to develop the “Keyboard Punch”, which was much easier to use than ...

www.ideafinder.com/history/inventions/qwerty.htm

Apr 26, 2007 ... Function: name / QWER·TY. Definition: A standard typewriter keyboard -- called also QWERTY keyboard . Name derived from the first six letters in the second row on English language computer and typewriter keyboards. Patent: 207,559 (US) issued August 27, 1878 ...