Yes, you can actually talk to a real person! This was the first sharp division in desk manufacturing. Paper documents became voluminous enough to be stored separately in filing cabinets. Please provide us with your name, phone number and other contact information in case there are follow up questions.
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Etymology[ edit ] The word "desk" originated from the Modern Latin word desca "table to write on", from the mid 14th century. This allowed an increase in the number of the white-collar workers.
However, the size of displays often increased to accommodate multiple on-screen windows, to display more and more information simultaneously. Soon, new office designs also included "U-shape" suites which added a bridge worksurface between the back credenza and front desk.
Even computer monitor bezels themselves were used to attach reminder notes and business cards.
Correspondence and other documents were now too numerous to get enough attention to be rolled up or folded again, then summarized and tagged before being pigeonholed in a small compartment over or under the work surface of the desk. KennedyRonald Reagan and Barack Obama. This also gave rise to the " typewriter desk ", a platform, sometimes on wheels and with expandable surface via flaps, that was built to a specific height to make typing easier and more comfortable than when using a standard or traditional desk.
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Another big expansion occurred after the Second World War with the spread of photocopying. We also respond quickly to email inquiries.
With computers more prevalent, "computer paper" became an office supply. Desk items will be shipped by Common Carrier - either blanket wrapped or crated. Medieval illustrations show the first pieces of furniture which seem to have been designed and constructed for reading and writing.
Anna Breadin designed and patented a one-piece school desk in the late s that was built with a table section attached in front of a wooden seat and back rest. The cubicle desk became widely accepted in North America as an economical way of squeezing more desk workers into the same space, without further shrinking the size of their cramped working surfaces.
Modern mass-produced student desks are often made with laminate table tops and molded plastic seats in a combined single unit, with storage found under the desktop or on a wire shelf beneath the seat.
This necessitated a more central placement of the computer on these "U-shape" suite desk systems. Since manuscript volumes were sometimes large and heavy, desks of the period usually had massive structures. No two pieces of timber are identical, and there will be natural variations in hue, grain and figure, and both knots and coloring arising from natural minerals in the wood.
The L-shaped desk also became popular, with the "leg" being used as an annex for the typewriter. We look forward to your call!
Steel versions[ edit ] A small boom in office work and desk production occurred at the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th with the introduction of smaller and less expensive electrical presses[ further explanation needed ] and efficient carbon paper coupled with the general acceptance of the typewriter.
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