1897 Ad American Type Founders Gally Printing Press - ORIGINAL ADVERTISING IP1


This is an original 1897 black and white print ad for the American Type Founders Company, general selling agents for the Gally Universal Printing Press, the Gally Universal Embossing Press, and the Gally Universal Paper-Box Cutting and Creasing Press. The ad has very nice illustrations of these machines. This is a great print item for someone interested in the history of the printing industry!


This 114+ year old Item is rated Very Fine / Fine. Light aging in margins. No creases. No tears. No water damage. There is some discoloration in the top right corner--please see image.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine / Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.5 x 11.5 inches; 22 x 29 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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