Excelsior Press Museum Print Shop Photos from 11/3/2001
(Shop is still very much in clean up phase. Future photos will show quite a bit of improvement..)

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48-drawer double california cabinet with sloping bank,acquired from Mr. Wallach, 1967
30-drawer 3/4 width cabinet, 150 galley cabinet
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California job case 12 pt Goudy Oldstyle
(13535 bytes)

2/3-sized cabinets from Mr. Howell's shop in Summit
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2/3 Hoe Cabinet
(from Mr. Ishill??)
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detail of Hoe case drawer pull
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3/4-sized flattop, 2/3 cabinet, maker unknown. Mr. Ishill
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48-drawer double california cabinet with sloping bank
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forms in galleys
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forms in galleys
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8x12 C&P from P and D Printing, Dunellen, NJ
(acquired 1980)
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10x15 C&P Mr. Wallach
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12x18 C&P
(Big Ben) from P and D Printing, Dunellen, NJ
(14205 bytes)

Ludlow Type Slug Caster
acquired from Al Beckman, 1984
(14432 bytes)

2 Ludlow Cabinets/30 fonts of mats
(14165 bytes)

1946 Vandercook Model 4t
First sold to Newark Trade Typographers, 1946
(acquired at auction, NYC, 1977)
feed tray off for repainting.
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angle shot of shop from southeast corner, stone table in center
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stone table and furntiture cabinets
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galley cabinets, lead supply above
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6x10 C&P Pilot
9x12 Damon & Peets Gordon (circa 1870's)
8x12 C&P Oldstyle (1921?)
acquired from Tony Rienzo's shop of 1930
(15377 bytes)

18" Challenge Hand Cutteracquired from Mr. Wallach, 1967
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5x8 Pearl (1927?) acquired from Mr. Ishill via Barbara Croneberger 1973(?)
(14485 bytes)

Misc Table Top Presses
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Excelsior Press sign by Tom Weltchek, 1980
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1953 Heidelberg Windmill size 10x15
P and D Printing, 1980
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