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GPO's main press room in 1900.

GPO's main press room in 1900.

Bookbinders are at work on hardbound books in1920.

Bookbinders are at work on hardbound books in1920.

Press Division, Main Pressroom. Flatbed presses, mid-1930s - Women worked in the pressroom as press feeders from very  early in GPO's history.

Press Division, Main Pressroom. Flatbed presses, mid-1930s - Women worked in the pressroom as press feeders from very early in GPO's history.

Bindery Division, Pamphlet Binding line, about 1920

Bindery Division, Pamphlet Binding line, about 1920

GPO's Monotype Keyboard Section 1930s

GPO's Monotype Keyboard Section 1930s

GPO buildings in 1940

GPO buildings in 1940

Negative Stripping 1960s

Negative Stripping 1960s

World War II was a time of ceaseless activity at GPO, and managers looked for ways to keep morale high. This dance raised money for war bonds in 1941.

World War II was a time of ceaseless activity at GPO, and managers looked for ways to keep morale high. This dance raised money for war bonds in 1941.

GPO stables in 1903 on H Street in Washington, DC. This is how employees used to deliver government information to Congress.

GPO stables in 1903 on H Street in Washington, DC. This is how employees used to deliver government information to Congress.

As the #baseball season begins, here is the GPO baseball team from the 1920s. Play ball!

As the #baseball season begins, here is the GPO baseball team from the 1920s. Play ball!

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