type-WRITE in the Connection Point


May 18, 2018 – September 22, 2019

type-WRITE  invites visitors to put fingers to keys and have fun.

View typewriters belonging to UNCG pioneer Joanne Smart Drane and to Greensboro writers Smith Barrier, Marianne Gingher and others. And have you ever seen a coin-operated typewriter? The one on display from the Hotel Guilford even features a rotating display of advertising cards from early 20th-century Greensboro.

Come learn about these fascinating machines and try out some vintage typewriters yourself.