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laboratory
38 x 27 mm.
© Laboratory Press
Printer/Publisher: Laboratory Press. Garnett, Porter, 1871-1951.
Country: Pennsylvania (U.S.) City: Pittsburgh Date: 1923
Keywords: crosses, circles, monograms
Mottoes, Text: nil vulgare nil pertriti nil inepti Pittsburgh 1923
Names, Initials: LP PG CIT
Device Designer: Garnett, Porter, 1871-1951.
Device Reference: Weygand, J.L. Collection of pressmarks p. 85
Go to Page: 84 86
Usage Period:
Notes: "It has been 20 years since the founder-master of the Laboratory Press, Porter Garnett, took his leave of Carnegie Institute of Technology and that famed press shut up shop. Fortunately however, there is the possiblity that it may be presently re-established. This pressmark of the first press was designed by the master of the press, Porter Garnett." © James Lamar Weygand
Source:
Weygand, James Lamar.
A collection of pressmarks gathered from America's private presses and from others not so private.
Nappanee, Ind., Private Press of the Indiana Kid, 1956.
Reference:
Location: University of Florida
URL: http://www.library.ufl.edu/spec/rarebook/devices/laboratory.htm