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Label - Modern Print

From the Collection of Warrnambool and District Historical Society Inc. 2 Gilles Street (south of Merri St) Warrnambool Victoria

Description
An oval light grey label with red printing adhered to a grey piece of cardboard.
Size
Label L 10cm W 7cm Card L 23cm W 22cm
Object Registration
002522
Keywords
gaspar's modern print company, warrnambool
Historical information
The Modern Print Company - engravers, lithographers, general printers , bookbinders and paper rulers- operated in Koroit Street Warrnambool. It was founded by Frederick Gaspar and Byron Laing in 1900. In 1904 the partnership was dissolved . The business continued in Koroit Street for the next 50 years.
This label gives the address as Kepler Street which may have been an office outlet.
When Made
Early 20th century
Made By
Modern Print (Maker)
Significance
This label is retained as a memento of a prominent printing business operating in Warrnambool in the early 20th century.
Inscriptions & Markings
FROM
Modern Print
91 KEPLER STREET. WARRNAMBOOL
GENERAL PRINTERS , BOOKBINDERS , ETC.
PHONE 274
Last updated
18 Jul 2019 at 1:07PM