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  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library exhibit to feature typewriters used by Hefner, Ebert, Sandburg

    Photo of a typewriter used by Hugh Hefner in college.

    The exhibit “Writers & Their Tools” at the Rare Book and Manuscript Library will feature Hugh Hefner’s college typewriter. He also used it to write articles for the first issue of Playboy.

    Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

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