Rotary press, ca. 1960

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2004.134.49.128

Description: Black and white glossy; American Printing House for the Blind employee Marie "Sis" Snchneider is operating an APH Rotary Press; she is wearing a white short-sleeved blouse and a dark skirt; she is bent over unloading embossed pages from the press; another printing press can be seen in the background. Reverse: "Printing the Braille edition of THE READER'S DIGEST on an automatic rotary press which prints from rolls rather than sheets."

Medium: Photographic Paper

Print Size: 8" (h) x 10" (w)

Date: ca. 1960

Photographer: Unidentified

History/Provenance: APH Rotary Presses were copies of the Swiss Bobst Cylinder Presses.

Credit Line: (see provenance)

Subjects: Presses Printing presses Braille