Historic Sites

Nauvoo—Nauvoo Printing Office

Imagine setting type for a weekly newspaper by hand, carefully placing each tiny letter in a composing stick backwards. Here you can see a period printing press and learn about the time-consuming labors necessary to print documents in the 1840s. For more sites in this area, see the Nauvoo Visitors’ Center.

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    350 N Main Street (Main and Cutler)
    Nauvoo, Illinois 62354

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