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Printing and Printing Press Film Collection Communication is the transformative force that allowed civilization to grow. The invention of the printing press was one of the transformative events in this evolution. It led to the mass distribution of books, newspapers, leaflets and all sorts of printed material at affordable prices. It literally unlocked a learning explosion for the masses. This collection of four vintage films explores various aspects of the printing industry and how printing was done in the 1930s to 1960s. Here is a brief of each film included in this collection: From Trees to Tribunes - Published in 1937, this is an excellent film on how newspapers are produced from beginning to end. The film shows how the trees that make up the Chicago Tribune come down from Quebec logging operations. It shows the logging camps and how the trees are gathered and transported in both summer and winter. It then shows how the logs are converted from wood to paper by special processes at the saw mill and pulp plants and then it is on to the newspaper where it is printed up into the daily newspaper. It has a runtime of approximately 19 minutes. Learning to Set Type - Published in 1959, this is a fascinating look at how the typed word was created in the pre modern era. You will see the painstaking steps that had to be taken to work with each lead character, how spacing and page layouts were handled and many other fascinating aspects of this once thriving skill. This film has a runtime of approximately 10 minutes. Printing - Published in 1947, this film serves as an excellent overview of all the printing technologies that existed in the late 1940s. The films was created as a vocational film with the purpose of introducing students to the exciting field of print work and is an excellent showcase for that era. This film has a runtime of aproximately 11 minutes. Typesetting: Linotype - Published in 1960, this film explores the linotype printer and how it was used every day to bring news, entertainment and more to the masses accurately and inexpensively. The film takes an in depth look at how the linotype process works and all the flexible uses it had in the machine era of printing. This film has a runtime of approximately 35 minutes. This DVD has a runtime of approximately 1 hour 16 minutes. Here are some sample images from films on this DVD Please visit Our About Me Page to Learn More about Us! This product is a DVD. It is region so it can play on DVD players anywhere in the world. All our DVDs are professionally produced and packaged in DVD cases. This allows you to easily store them with your DVD collection. Our DVDs are designed to play on all home DVD players and all computer DVD players. They are region free, NTSC productions. Please be aware that in many instances, the master films of these old films are not of the same quality as a modern mega-million dollar production and from time to time, you may notice small quality imperfections that you would not see in a modern production. View Our Other Products: To view a listing of all our hundreds of products currently available, click the link below: View All Products<-- (Note: This will open a browser window. ) and Handling: We offer a variety of options via USPS. All options/shipping fees for your country are detailed in the listing tab or when you check out. We ship in the United States and many international locations. A special note to our international customers: We only charge costs on our items (and fees from the US are regrettably really that expensive.) We do not collect customs or any other country specific duties. Any such fees owed are your responsibility when the item arrives at your location. is generally completed within one business day of purchase. Payment options: Our payment processor is PayPal Guarantee : All items are covered by a 30 day money back guarantee. Only the purchase price is refunded. is not refunded. Item must be sent back at buyer's expense and buyer must include the auction ID and method of payment with the item to receive a refund. xygooberpie123 Feedback: We give positive feedback to all our paying customers at the time your product is shipped. To purchase your DVD for immediate delivery, just click on the Buy It Now button at the bottom of the page. Product and Product Advertisement Copyright THA Media LLC - All Rights Reserved

Antique Printing, Printing Press, Linotype, Typesetting Film Collection - C715

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