Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design

The most romantic print shop in Cincinnati
at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design

at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design

International Typographical Union program from the 83rd convention April 1939 - complete with 4 color cover and leather ribbon bind (and a concho!) this thing is like it has never been opened… (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

International Typographical Union program from the 83rd convention April 1939 - complete with 4 color cover and leather ribbon bind (and a concho!) this thing is like it has never been opened… (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

New shop decor- Ohio pulldown classroom map, 70” wide! (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

New shop decor- Ohio pulldown classroom map, 70” wide! (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

Ancient full sheet poster printed by Republican Print Scranton PA (at Wellage & Schaff Fine Arts Services)

Ancient full sheet poster printed by Republican Print Scranton PA (at Wellage & Schaff Fine Arts Services)

The ol’ Cranbrook doorstop.  (at Cranbrook Academy of Art)

The ol’ Cranbrook doorstop. (at Cranbrook Academy of Art)

Stamps and pens - maybe I’ll just convert the storefront into an automat! Anyone gotta stationery machine for sale? (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

Stamps and pens - maybe I’ll just convert the storefront into an automat! Anyone gotta stationery machine for sale? (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

I bought a hobby shop a few years ago and the man’s daughter said he had emptied every drawer, washed each piece individually and put it all back- 50 cases. And I’ve also bought pied junk. (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

I bought a hobby shop a few years ago and the man’s daughter said he had emptied every drawer, washed each piece individually and put it all back- 50 cases. And I’ve also bought pied junk. (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

More vintage diecut imprinting action! #letterpress  (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

More vintage diecut imprinting action! #letterpress (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

Fresh draw sheet of tympan paper. So good. (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

Fresh draw sheet of tympan paper. So good. (at Steam Whistle Letterpress and Design)

Looks so simple when it’s all locked up… #letterpress

Looks so simple when it’s all locked up… #letterpress