Ernie Pyle’s Typewriter
PRODUCED, WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY BETH HARRINGTON
A man in Portland, Oregon, claims to own a typewriter once belonging to the beloved World War II journalist Ernie Pyle. History Detective Wes Cowan digs down to learn about the working of the old Corona, the analysis of typed manuscripts, the progression of news coverage during the war and the story of the newsman himself.
Excerpt from History Detectives — Ernie Pyle’s Typewriter