Patent Model of a Hand Operated Printing Press

Description (Brief):

This patent model demonstrates an invention for a hand-operated printing press which was granted patent number 32242. This press, the Chatauqua Jobber, was a self-inking bench-top press along the lines of the A. and B. Newbury Mountain Jobber of 1859 (Patent 24655).

Date Made: ca 1861Patent Date: 1861-05-07

Maker: Dean, George R.

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: GA.89797.032242Patent Number: 032242Accession Number: 089797Catalog Number: GA*89797.032242

Object Name: patent model: press, hand printingObject Type: Patent Model

Physical Description: metal (overall material)wood (overall material)Measurements: overall: 15.4 cm x 27.5 cm x 12.3 cm; 6 1/16 in x 10 13/16 in x 4 13/16 in


Record Id: nmah_998691

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