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Imprimerie du VILLAGE Printery Cumberland Heritage Village Museum

Un musée d’histoire vivant illustrant la vie dans la vallée du bas la rivière des Outaouais au cours des années 1920 et 1930. L’imprimerie dispose de deux presses à platine et affiche une machine Linotype.

Lighting a spark to Ottawa’s rural heritage! This charming museum depicts rural life in the Lower Ottawa River Valley during the 1920s and 1930s in a village setting.

Within this living history museum, volunteers work the Printery, operating two Chandler and Price New Style platen presses, and explaining the workings of a linotype machine and a Whitlock two rotation press. Volunteers provide demonstrations of typographical design, hand setting type, and the art of printing. They explain the history of printing and produce a wide assortment of broadsides, chapbooks, and ephemera.

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