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Lecture ~ "History of Phototypesetting"

Presented by Museum of Printing at Museum of Printing, Haverhill MA

May 11 2019
Lecture ~ "History of Phototypesetting"

Join Museum President, Frank Romano, on May 11th for a captivating lecture on the “History of Phototypesetting”.

The era of phototypesetting lasted only 50 years but dramatically changed the history of printing before it disappeared. A method of setting type, phototypesetting used a photographic process to generate type on photographic film or paper. Fonts existed as strips, segments, disks, and more. The Museum of Printing has the largest collection of “cold type” equipment and ephemera in the world. Hear all about it from foremost authority, Frank Romano, and see the archaic machines that paved the

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$10 Adults, $8 Seniors/Students, Museum Members Free

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Museum of Printing

15 Thornton Avenue, Haverhill, MA 01832

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