Object 977.004.001 a-o

Printing press

Printing press

A foot-powered, hand-feed platen letter press. It was brought to Yellowknife by The News of the North publishers for printing posters and small stationary jobs. Acquired in 1967 by Robert Jenkins, industrial arts teacher at the Yellowknife Public School, to help students learn the basics of graphic arts. Jenkins formed Canarctic Publishing Ltd. in 1972.

Object Details
Accession No.977.004.001 a-o
MakerChandler & Price Company, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LocationYellowknife, Great Slave Lake
Erac. 1886-1912
Culture