Harper's Weekly, November 22, 1862

Description
This advertisement in Harper’s Weekly for the Adams Cottage printing press appears to have introduced the press, as later advertisements became much smaller in size. One of the testimonials printed here from the quartermaster of the New York Volunteers reads that the press has done the work of the entire Brigade, Orders, Countersigns, Invoices, Receipts, &c.and that every quartermaster in the service [should] procure one immediately.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
newspaper
Object Type
Relief Processes
date made
1862-11-22
publisher
Harper & Brothers
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 45.5 cm x 31 cm; 17 15/16 in x 12 3/16 in
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
2009.0018.01
accession number
2009.0018
catalog number
2009.0018.01
subject
Newspaper
Communications
Printing
Civil War Field Printing
event
Civil War
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Civil War Field Printing
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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