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Photo Engraver - 1956

Photo Engraver - 1956

Phyllis Dillaha examines a Fairchild Scan-A-Graver, a machine that would convert a photograph into an engraving that could then be used on a press. The engraver, installed in September 1955, made the process much faster and so allowed photographic coverage of events closer to deadline.

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