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Chandler and Price proof press

Maker:
Chandler and Price  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 41 in x 21 in x 4 in; 104.14 cm x 53.34 cm x 10.16 cm
overall: 35 in x 50 in x 52 in; 88.9 cm x 127 cm x 132.08 cm
Object Name:
Press, Printing
Other Terms:
Press, Printing; Relief; Flatbed Cylinder
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
Date made:
circa 1900
Date made:
ca 1900
ID Number:
GA.23270
Catalog number:
GA*23270
Accession number:
293344
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Data Source:
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Hoe large cylinder press No. 82

Maker:
R. Hoe & Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 ft x 5 ft x 10 ft; 1.8288 m x 1.524 m x 3.048 m
Object Name:
Press, printing
Other Terms:
Press, printing; Printing; Relief; Flatbed Cylinder
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1879
ID Number:
GA.22944
Accession number:
281773
Catalog number:
GA*22944
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:nmah_1219989
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Daisy press

Maker:
Ives, Blakeslee & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 3 1/2 in x 9 in; 10.16 cm x 8.89 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
press, printing
press, printing, miniature
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
ca 1885
ID Number:
GA.24232
Accession number:
322684
Catalog number:
24232
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Albion press, Hopkinson & Cope

Maker:
Hopkinson, John  Search this
unknown  Search this
Hopkinson, John  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, cast iron (overall material)
metal, steel (overall material)
metal, brass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 5 1/2 ft x 3 ft; 1.6764 m x .9144 m
Object Name:
Press, Printing
Other Terms:
Press, Printing; Letterpress
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1845
ID Number:
1991.0833.01
Catalog number:
1991.0833.01
1991.0833.01
Accession number:
1991.0833
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Exhibition:
¡Presente!
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-8aff-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1115230
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Braille printer

Maker:
unknown  Search this
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 8 3/4 in x 20 in; 25.4 cm x 22.225 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
Press, Printing
press, printing
flat-bed cylinder
Other Terms:
Press, Printing; Printing Press; Braille
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
late 19th century
ca 1900
ID Number:
1985.0476.01
Accession number:
1985.0476
Catalog number:
1985.0476.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_887108

Bonanza press

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 4 in x 11 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 10.16 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
case with type
press, printing
stamp, hand
Place made:
United States
Date made:
between 1880 and 1900
ca 1880 - 1900
Credit Line:
John William Christopher Draper and James Christopher Draper
ID Number:
GA.23864.160
Catalog number:
GA.23864.03
Accession number:
304826
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-6121-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1096395
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Gordon Franklin jobber

Maker:
Gordon, George P.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 46 in x 26 in x 40 in; 116.84 cm x 66.04 cm x 101.6 cm
Object Name:
Press, Printing
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
circa 1865
Date made:
ca 1865
ca 1863
ID Number:
GA.23274
Accession number:
296421
Catalog number:
GA*23274
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Exhibition:
Director's Hallway
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-99db-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1211841
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Washington press, Cincinnati Type Foundry

Maker:
Cincinnati Type Foundry  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 68 1/2 in x 78 1/2 in x 38 in; 173.99 cm x 199.39 cm x 96.52 cm
Object Name:
press, printing
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Date made:
ca 1860
ID Number:
1978.2124.01
Catalog number:
1978.2124.01
Accession number:
1978.2124
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-6734-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1200012
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Automatic Rotary Printer No. 6A

Maker:
Cincinnati Time Recorder Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in x 16 in; 21.59 cm x 21.59 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
Press, Printing
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Date made:
early 20th century
ID Number:
1983.0841.01
Catalog number:
1983.0841.01
Accession number:
1983.0841
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-9fb6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1212529

Hat-tip press

Maker:
Hoffman Type & Engraving Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 39 in x 28 in x 30 in; 99.06 cm x 71.12 cm x 76.2 cm
overall: 39 in x 22 in x 27 1/2 in; 99.06 cm x 55.88 cm x 69.85 cm
Object Name:
Press, printing
press
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
late 19th century
ID Number:
1988.0650.01
Catalog number:
1988.0650.01
Accession number:
1988.0650
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-6958-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1198597
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Daisy press

Maker:
Ives, Blakeslee & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 3 1/2 in x 9 in; 10.16 cm x 8.89 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
press, printing
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
ca 1885
ID Number:
1988.0823.02
Catalog number:
1988.0823.02
Accession number:
1988.0823
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Exhibition:
Printing at Home
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-f0a3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449915
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Lowe Press No. 2 press

Maker:
Lowe, Samuel W.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 3/4 in x 14 1/2 in x 26 in; 24.765 cm x 36.83 cm x 66.04 cm
Object Name:
press, printing
Object Type:
Letterpress
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1860
Patent date:
1856
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Printing  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hennage
ID Number:
1988.0650.03
Accession number:
1988.0650
Catalog number:
1988.0650.03
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Exhibition:
Printing at Home
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-93b6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1213009
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Favorite press

Maker:
Ives, Blakeslee & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
cast-iron (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 4 in x 4 3/4 in; 29.21 cm x 10.16 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
Press, Favorite
press, printing
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
ca 1885
ID Number:
1988.0823.01
Accession number:
1988.0823
Catalog number:
1988.0823.01
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Exhibition:
Printing at Home
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-6572-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1325014
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Golding Official No. 6 jobber

Maker:
Golding, William H.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 15 in; 25.4 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
Press, Printing
Other Terms:
Press, Printing; Platen Jobber
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
circa 1880
Date made:
ca 1880
ID Number:
1985.0559.01
Accession number:
1985.0559
Catalog number:
1985.0559.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-ffef-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_826462

Colts Armory Universal jobber

Maker:
Colt’s Armory  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 42 1/4 in x 35 in x 34 3/4 in; 107.315 cm x 88.9 cm x 88.265 cm
Object Name:
Press, Printing
printing press
Other Terms:
Press, Printing; Platen Jobber
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Date made:
circa 1886
Date made:
ca 1886
ID Number:
1985.0559.03
Accession number:
1985.0559
Catalog number:
1985.0559.03
1985.0559.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-5525-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_826464
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Adams Cottage press, No. 4

Maker:
Adams, Albert  Search this
Manufacturer:
Adams Press Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 19 1/2 in x 28 in; 29.21 cm x 49.53 cm x 71.12 cm
Object Name:
press, printing
Object Type:
Letterpress
Other Terms:
press, printing; press, Cottage; printing
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York City
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
ca 1861
ca 1862
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Printing  Search this
Credit Line:
"The Morgan Press Type Font Collection" assembled by Willard D. Morgan
ID Number:
1982.0203.2740
Accession number:
1982.0203
Catalog number:
1982.0203.2740
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-3d69-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_831996
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Philadelphia press

Maker:
Ramage, Adam  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 72 in x 33 in x 74 1/2 in; 182.88 cm x 83.82 cm x 189.23 cm
Object Name:
Press, printing
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
after 1850
ID Number:
1984.0427.01
Catalog number:
1984.0427.01
Accession number:
1984.0427
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:nmah_1198598

Challenge proof press

Maker:
Challenge Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 10 1/2 in x 30 in; 12.7 cm x 26.67 cm x 76.2 cm
base: 2 in x 10 in x 31 in; 5.08 cm x 25.4 cm x 78.74 cm
Object Name:
press, printing
Other Terms:
Relief
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
ca 1900
ID Number:
1986.0975.081
Accession number:
1986.0975
Catalog number:
1986.0975.081
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-7070-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1821277
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Novelty jobber

Maker:
B.O. Woods Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 ft x 3 ft x 4 ft; 1.524 m x .9144 m x 1.2192 m
Object Name:
Press, Printing
Other Terms:
Press, Printing; Letterpress; Flatbed Platen
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
before 1887
ID Number:
1985.0753.01
Accession number:
1985.0753
Catalog number:
1985.0753.01
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edanmdm:nmah_826186

Acorn press, Adams

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 58 in x 31 1/2 in x 37 in; 147.32 cm x 80.01 cm x 93.98 cm
overall: 58 1/2 in x 31 1/2 in x 40 in; 148.59 cm x 80.01 cm x 101.6 cm
Object Name:
Press, Printing
Other Terms:
Press, Printing; Flatbed Platen
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
circa 1830
Date made:
ca 1830
ID Number:
1985.0498.01
Accession number:
1985.0498
Catalog number:
1985.0498.01
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edanmdm:nmah_826188
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