Museum Archives

Some of the Members of the John Jarrold Printing Museum

Some firsts at Jarrolds

Writing in Lithographer Week in 1979, W. P. Jaspert listed these firsts at Jarrold Printing.

  • Use of 35mm transparencies in colour reproduction.
  • Installation of the largest 4-colour litho press in Europe.
  • Use of scanners in colour reproduction.
  • Largest web offset installation at one time in Europe.
  • Changeover from letterpress to litho.
  • Attendance of printers at the Frankfurt Book Fair.
  • Instigation of foreign language editions.