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Catalog Number 1948.117.001
Object Name Booklet
Title Father Richard: Notes on His Printing in Early Detroit
Scope & Content Booklet, written by Andrew A. Polscher and published by the Detroit Club of Printing House Craftsmen, containing information on the early history of printing in Detroit. The history is primarily focused on Father Gabriel Richard and his work, but it also deals with John McCall's previous efforts, as well as Richard's successors James Miller, Aaron Coxshaw, Theophilus Mettez, and Sheldon and Reed. The booklet is bound with a white cover printed with a detail from a 1810 maps of Detroit.
Date c. 1948
Year Range from 1948
People Richard, Gabriel
Extent of Description 4.5" x 7"
22 pages
Collection Biographical
Search Terms Printing
Printing Presses