Gordon Franklin jobber

Gordon Franklin jobber

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Description (Brief)
This old-style platen jobber was made by George P. Gordon of New York in about 1865; its chase measures 7 inches by 11 inches.
Donated by Bruce Saunders, 1973.
Citation: Elizabeth Harris, "Printing Presses in the Graphic Arts Collection," 1996.
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Object Name
Press, Printing
Machine, Printing Press
Other Terms
Machine, Printing Press; Press, Printing; Relief
Date made
circa 1865
date made
ca 1865
Gordon, George P.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
overall: 48 1/2 in x 49 in x 26 1/4 in; 123.19 cm x 124.46 cm x 66.675 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Printing Presses in the Graphic Arts Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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