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Printing Press

Artist/Maker:
Ramage, Adam
Place Made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Date Made:
1810
Medium:
wood, metal
Dimensions:
HOA 75; WOA 66 1/2
Accession Number:
P-20
Description:
Printing press.
History:
PROVENANCE is Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Made by Adam Ramage.

LABEL NOTES: About 1827, the press was purchased by John C. Blum, who established the printing business in Salem, and began publication of Blum’s Almanac and the weekly Gleaner in 1828.
RELATED NAME: Blum, John C.

Credit Line:
Wachovia Historical Society Collection