What's below the turtle shell?
The turtle is the mascot of the Logos Group. It was originally created just for the fun of it before it went on to become the company's very symbol. We then decided to create a series of iconic commemorative turtles that eventually caught up and became a fixture, not to mention a great way to bolster the corporate image. ... read more
In our line of work we rarely meet our collaborators in person so we decided to share the commemorative turtles with them in order to make them feel part of an extended community and also as a reminder of the historic events depicted in each installment.
In this way, we seek to strengthen our partnerships, which is a key aspect of our business.
Log on to http://www.logos.net/turtles/ for a full up-to-date turtle archive sorted by category or by celebrated date.
23rd July 1829
The typographer, America's first typewriter, was first invented and made by William Austin Burt. It was patented on July 23, 1829, as U.S. patent No. 5581X. United States Patent Office documents describes Burt's American machine as "the actual construction of a type writing machine for the first time in any country". It was the first practical typewriting machine ever made in America or any country worldwide.