Frontier Printing Press Demonstrations

Tubac Presidio State Historic Park

Tuesday, December 18, 2018   9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

A knowledgeable volunteer demonstrates the Washington Hand Press used to print Arizona’s first newspaper in 1859 and answers questions about hand press printing, type setting, and other aspects of this marvel of industrial engineering. You will get to set type and print small samples to take with you. Included with park admission: $5 adult, $2 youth 7-13, children free.