For Press Freedom at the Grass Roots

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Current tours and demonstratiOns

Phone: 917-693-7664
Fax: 212-253-4083
Email: John.Long.FHS@gmail.com  

To contact us:

To print red tomatoes, red ink is prepared by former Knox County Citizen Publisher Richard Brenneman, left, and Jeff Schroff, the Museum’s chief volunteer printer.

Chief volunteer printer Jeff Schroff presents red tomatoes, fresh off the Museum’s Chandler & Price platen letterpress, to Tomato Show visitors.

Volunteer printer Steve Hartmann  demonstrates the Museum’s antique Chandler & Price platen press, which was manufactured in Cleveland. 

The Main Street Free Press Museum

THE MAIN STREET FREE PRESS MUSEUM

Main Street at Second Street

(42 N. Main Street)

Fredericktown, Ohio  43019

 

Welcomes Visitors

During the Fredericktown Tomato Show,  Wed. Sept. 6 through Sat. Sept. 9, 2017

 

Open Wed., Thurs., Fri. 6 p.m.-10 p.m.

 and Sat. after parade 2 p.m.-10 p.m.

 

(Except the Museum will close from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday Sept. 7 for its program “Trust in the Press: Where did it go? How to get it back?” a few steps away at First Baptist Church.  Click on Current Programs/Events for more information on this program.)

 

                .  VISIT OUR 181-YEAR-OLD LANDMARK BUILDING.

                                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  The Main Street Free Press Museum

   For Press Freedom at the Grass Roots

     . SEE OUR NEW DISPLAYS BOTH ON THE GROUND FLOOR AND IN OUR EXPANDED SPACE ON THE SECOND FLOOR.  WE ARE GROWING!