Herman’s 2019

Herman’s 2019

Last weekend at Herman’s was another wonderful getaway for those who appreciate typewriters. As always, Herman Price’s Chestnut Ridge Typewriter Museum offers a mind-blowing variety of fascinating writing machines. This year there was a Halloween theme...
The road to Herman’s

The road to Herman’s

It’s time for the tenth annual typewriter collectors’ meeting at Herman Price’s amazing Chestnut Ridge Typewriter Museum, in his home in West Virginia. What began ten years ago as a little get-together for a few friends has ballooned into the...
To West Virginia!

To West Virginia!

Let’s go to West Virginia! What’s in West Virginia? Oh, just a few typewriters … Herman Price is hosting his yearly collectors’ meeting at his Chestnut Ridge Typewriter Museum. I’ve already seen things of great beauty … And...
Fun with fellow fanatics

Fun with fellow fanatics

Typewriter lovers young and old, newbies and experts, gathered at Herman Price’s Chestnut Ridge Typewriter Museum today. (Herman is gesturing in this photo.) We spent hours playing show and tell, comparing machines, absorbing delightful trivia. I loved this...
West Virginia bound

West Virginia bound

(Photo of Pennsboro taken during my visit last year.) I arrived safely at Herman’s. Tonight 16 typewriter collectors, spouses, and relatives went out to dinner together, including Leila and Ken of Swinging Typebars. Tomorrow the intensive typewriter geeking...