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Printers Hall

        To prevent the art of running a newspaper or print shop from years past from 
    being lost forever the Midwest Old Threshers is in the process of setting up a  
    Printer's Hall in exhibit hall B. Go to the bottom of the page for more 
    information on the project.

Printers Hall Area

old print shop North Village

Babcock Reliance

Miehle Printing Press

Miehle "Pony" flatbed press

Wesel Proof Press

Reliance Press

Washington Press

Lightning Jobber

Old Style Gordon

Linotypes

Three-Beam Pen Ruling Machine

Seybold Gutter

Video

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                     The main exhibit will be gas or steam powered
                 equipment from the 1920's.  It will also cover  printers
                 from the 1800's right on up to the present.

                     There are still people experienced in operating this
                 equipment.  They will be able to pass these skills on to
                 younger generations so the art will not be lost.

                     If you are interested in supporting this project with 
                 financial gifts or donations of printing equipment please 
                 contact Midwest Old Threshers.
 

                                 Midwest Old Threshers
	                         405 East Threshers Road
	                         Mt. Pleasent, Iowa 52641
		  
	                         Phone 319-385-8937
		  
                 or visit the Old Threshers web site at:www.oldthreshers.org
		 
	
  
                                 Founders Committee
		 
	                         Wray Sloan
	                         John C. Deason
	                         Steve Alt
	                         Rick VonHoldt
	                         Jim daggs
	                         C. H. Wendel