Advertising brochure for the Lowe Press from the Lowe Printing Company, Boston, about 1860

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Description
Five sizes of the Lowe printing press with kits were sold, with printing beds of between five by six inches and thirteen by seventeen inches. These dimensions reflect the range of sizes for completed printed documents.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1860
maker
Lowe, Samuel W.
manufacturer
Watson, Joseph
Place Made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 24 cm x 15 cm; 9 7/16 in x 5 7/8 in
ID Number
2007.0162.013
accession number
2007.0162
catalog number
2007.0162.013
subject
Civil War
Printing
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
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Communications
Civil War Field Printing
Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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