Letterpress works

Sheets or pages of text printed from metal, wood, or other material. May include woodcut or photomechanical line or halftone illustrations. Superseded for commercial use in the mid-1900s by offset photomechanical processes.

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Date: 1900-1969 Ref: Eph-A-NAVY-1890/1969 Description: Includes: 1891: Wellington Naval Artillery. General Committee nights, 9 February, 9 March, 13 April, 11 May, 8 June 1891. Pink card 1908: New Zealand souveni...
Date: 1908 By: Pratt, A A, active 1900s Ref: Eph-A-POST-1908-01 Description: A postcard, with multiple-choices for the sender to tick as required in order to "express my sentiments and tell the news". Topics covered include the weath...
Date: 1930 - 1939 Ref: Eph-A-SERIAL-1930s-01 Description: Business reply card canvasses subscribers as to their opinion about the content of the periodical "Art in New Zealand". It asks if plays, short stories and p...
Theatre Royal Drury Lane :This present Saturday April 20 1816, Their Majesties’ servants will perform (4th time) a new romantick operatick Ballet Spectacle, ... "Pitcairn's Island" ... composed by and produced under the direction of Mr Byrne; the vocal and melo-dramatick musick composed and compiled by Mr M Corri ... after which (19th time) a new farce, called "What next?" to which will be added (2d time these 20 years) the musical farce called "The two misers" [1816]
Date: 1816 Ref: Eph-D-BRITISH-THEATRE-1816-01 Description: An arangement of text of varying type faces, advertising "a new romantick operatick ballet spectacle (founded on the recent discovery of a numerous colony, f...
Date: 1827-1856 By: Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: Eph-D-WEBSTER-2 Description: Includes: Surrey Rotunda. Miss Lucinda Smith benefit, 6 July 1827 - includes scenes from "School for scandal", ... "The duenna", "A Bavarian girl", "Exchange...
Date: 1880 - 1890 By: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) Ref: Eph-B-BEVERAGE-Coffee-1880s-01 Description: Flier, printed in black on yellow paper, shows two ornately bordered panels, possibly designed as packaging labels, for pure dandelion coffee "grown and manu...
Date: 1953 By: Murray-Oliver, Anthony Audrey St. Clair Murray, 1915-1986 Ref: Eph-B-SHIP-1953-01 Description: Duplicate receipt for the shipping of a car, with instructions to the car owner to leave a minimal amount of petrol in the tank. The small print includes War...
Date: 1888 Ref: Eph-B-GOLD-1888-01 Description: Single sheet reports on the company's profits and dividends, as well as the works carried out: tunnelling, rising and sinking, and the new reefs being worked...
Salvation Army (Great Britain): Try Your Fortune in Canada, Australia or New Zealand - Now is the time to decide! Unique opportunities for boys, opportunities for women. Sail under the Army flag! 2500 - W & B - 2/30 [1930. Blotter]
Date: 1930 From: [Ephemera of octavo size, relating to immigration to New Zealand, problems and issues of new immigrants and refugees] By: Salvation Army (Great Britain) Ref: Eph-A-IMMIGRATION-1930-01 Description: Blotter issued by the Salvation Army Migration and Settlement Department, to British residents, offering passages to Canada, Australia or New Zealand for 150...
The Don Tailoring Company, Exchange Buildings, Lambton Quay, Wellington ... E J Mentor, Manager. "Press" print [Advertising card. 1893-1894]
Date: 1893-1894 Ref: Eph-A-COSTUME-1893-01 Description: Card advertises the Don Tailoring Company, and the fact that it has secured the services of a first-class cutter from Melbourne. The company had in stock wor...