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[BKARTS] SoCal APHA: Columbian Press

Announcing the next American Printing History Association Southern California Chapter event:

May 19, 2007, 2pm -- APHA-SoCal
“(Auto)biography of a Press: The R. Ritchie & Son Columbian Hand Press at Honnold Library”
Lecture by Jeffrey D. Groves, Professor of English, Harvey Mudd College (HMC), Glennis Rayermann (HMC ’09) and Alex Hagen (HMC ’10).
Honnold Library, The Claremont Colleges, Claremont, CA.
Campus map: www.scrippscollege.edu/dept/vtour/map.html

Jeff Groves, Glennis Rayermann and Alex Hagen will give a presentation about the Columbian hand press which is located in the Honnold Library at the Claremont Colleges. They have been examining the Columbian in detail and will give a “thick description” of the press based on what the physical state of the press has been able to tell them about its history and operation. The event will be held in the press room at Honnold Library and will be limited to12 attendees.

Please RSVP by May 15 to Richenda Brim at rbrim@xxxxxxxxxx

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