Galley Proof Press 1860

Galley 1860 | International Printing MuseumEarly in 1850 R. Hoe & Company devised this style of proof press which, along with the hand press, was used for most proofing until the advent of the self-inking proof press in the late 1890’s. This style proof press was copied by other manufacturers and sold widely because of its low cost. (38 inches long)