A History of American Manufactures from 1608 to 1860...: Comprising Annals of the Industry of the United States in Machinery, Manufactures and Useful Arts, with a Notice of the Important Inventions, Tariffs, and the Results of Each Decennial Census, Volume 1
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On page 662 of this 1868 publication, a biography of printer Edward O. Jenkins describes the former Billin and Brother printing offices he then occupied. The article notes that the composing room had facilities for 60 compositors, and that Jenkins had 11 large presses in the press room. Some -- perhaps all -- of those presses were purchased from the Billins in 1860 when he bought out their printing business.