The Printing Press between Paper and Thought

When: Vernissage: Thursday, February 6, 2020, from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m

             Exhibition: From Tuesday, February 4 to Thursday, February27, 2020, during opening hours of the library

Contact the library to insure that the Discovery Room will not be occupied at the time of your visit.

Where: Beaconsfield Library, Discovery Room
             303 Beaconsfield Blvd, Beaconsfield H9W 4A7

Everyone welcome. Free entrance.

2020 02 imprimePasMortThis exhibition, sponsored by the Société historique Beaurepaire-Beaconsfield Historical Society, has been prepared by Jacques G. Ruelland, historian, and Michel Desjardins, President of Musée de l’imprimerie du Québec.

This exhibition shows in six periods the history of the press in Quebec, since its introduction in Montreal in 1776 by Fleury Mesplet until today.

 

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