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Print Shop in the NM History Museum

June 22, 2015 :: by Peter Schaub

Letterpress printing with antique equipment thrives in a Santa Fe museum. ... Read more »


June Issue of AAPA Miscellany Published

June 22, 2015 :: by Dave Griffin

The June issue of AAPA’s Miscellany is ready for viewing. You’ll enjoy thel stories and artwork. Come and take a look at what your fellow AAPAers are thinking, writing and ... Read more »


Bay Area AAPA Members Meet on Eve of Printers' Fair

June 19, 2015

A regional meet of AAPA members in Sunnyvale, California on the eve of the Bay Area Printers' Fair. ... Read more »

Fossils Propose 2016 Meeting

June 19, 2015

The Fossils propose a meeting of amateur journalism groups at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, home of the Library of Amateur Journalism, in July 2016. ... Read more »


Ernestine's Beauty Parlor

June 19, 2015 :: by Clarence Wolfshohl

A boy, his mother, and grandmother travel across town by bus so that the grandmother can get a permanent at Ernestine's beauty parlor. The boy's glimpse into this strange ne ... Read more »



April 28, 2015 :: by Clarence Wolfshohl

We enter onto Nevsky Prospect from the Moscow Station, from the east where the thoroughfare circles the obelisk monument in the middle of Ploshchad’ Vosstaniya (Vosstaniya Sq ... Read more »


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