Opening Reception for Pressing Ahead: Publishing in 19th Century Auburn
March 3, 2017 –
Join us for First Friday and an opening reception for our first exhibit of 2017- Pressing Ahead: Publishing in 19th Century Auburn.
Auburn was once an epicenter of New York’s post-Revolutionary publishing industry. This original exhibit examines the earliest days of printing and the evolution of the industry through the lens of prolific authors and publishers, explores journalism, influential books and reading habits in the 19th century, and much more.