Print Shop

Print Shop (HM229N)

Location: Shelburne, VT 05482 Chittenden County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 22.692', W 73° 13.841'

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Constructed on-site: 1955

Constructed from historic timbers, the Print Shop exhibits a range of printing equipment that might have been found in an early 20th-century small-town print shop, from an 1820s handpress to a 1950 high-speed Heidelberg press. Late 19th-century newspaper and job presses, large collections of wood and metal type, and a revolutionary Linotype typesetting machine from the 1920s illustrate the changes and evolution of printing technology.
Support from Benjamin Battles Lane (1897-1987), president and general manager of Lane Press in Burlington, Vermont, was instrumental in establishing the shop as a demonstration site.
HM NumberHM229N
Placed ByThe Shelburne Museum
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Date Added Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 640949 N 4915402
Decimal Degrees44.37820000, -73.23068333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 22.692', W 73° 13.841'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 22' 41.52" N, 73° 13' 50.46" W
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Area Code(s)802
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 615-739 Shelburne Museum, Shelburne VT 05482, US
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