Picturing the Big Shop: Photos of the U.S. Government Publishing Office, 1900-19

Picturing the Big Shop: Photos of the U.S. Government Publishing Office, 1900-1980

Agency Publisher: Government Publishing Office
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GPO Stock Number: 021-000-00221-6 ISBN: 9780160936241
Price: $34.00

Description

The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) releases a new photo history of the agency. Picturing the Big Shop is a collection of 200 photos, including many that have never before been published, comprising the historical record of everyday life at GPO from 1900 to 1980. This GPO “family album” provides, in black and white and sepia, a revealing look at the equipment, the buildings, and the working lives of the men and women of GPO over the years who helped carry out the agency’s mission of Keeping America Informed.

Keeping America Informed: The U.S. Government Publishing Office, A Legacy of Service to the Nation, 1861-2016 can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/021-000-00217-8

 

Audience: Anyone interested in the history of government publishing, early publishing and the history of publishing--as well as a Washington, D.C. landmark--would be interested in this publication.

Keywords: GPO, GPO history, Government Printing Office history, Government Publishing Office history, photos of GPO, photos of Government Printing Office, photos of Government Publishing Office, historical photos of GPO

Product Details

GPO Stock Number:
021-000-00221-6
ISBN:
9780160936241
Availability Details:
In Stock - Warehouse and Retail (Priced)
USA Price:
$34.00
International Price:
$47.60
Publisher:
Government Publishing Office
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Year/Pages:
2016: 248 p.; ill.
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Key Phrases:
Photos of the U.S. Government Publishing Office
Printing, Public, United States, History, Pictorial works
Bookbinding, United States, History, Pictorial works
United States, Government Printing Office, History, Pictorial works
United States, Government Publishing Office, History, Pictorial works
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Weight:
2.375 lb.
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Discount
Binding:
Paperback
Cover:
Paper
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Unit of Issue (U.S.):
Each
Item Available Date:
02/24/2017
Last Status Update:
03/30/2017