This table lists 16 known Hacker presses worldwide. Hacker proof presses were made in Chicago, Illinois between 1919 and 1937. In 1937 the company was acquired by Vandercook & Sons. To add or correct data, use the Contact Form.
Please provide the following information:
• model name (including features: adjustable bed, power carriage, etc.)
• serial number
• owner name
• where or from whom it was acquired (to eliminate duplicate entries)
Serial numbers can be found on a nameplate on the pedestal and on the bed bearer (rail), left end operator’s side of the press.
|2||unknown||USA MN Minneapolis||Previously at MCBA|
|4||409||New Albion Press and the Moonshine Press||USA CA Camptonville|
|4||B2243||Utah State University||USA UT Logan|
|4||B2252||Private||USA CA Murphys|
|4||2703||Chris Chen||USA OR Portland|
|4||2511||Larry K. Johnson||USA FL Pensacola||1929|
|4||2564||John B. Davenport||USA TX Dallas||99 prefix on s/n card at NA dated 1938|
|4||2726||Scrub Oaks Bindery||USA UT Salt Lake City|
|4||Daniel Petrzelka||USA WA Mt Vernon|
|4||Foolscap Press||USA CA Santa Cruz|
|4||Lady Fingers Letterpress||USA CO Black Forest|
|4||B2333||Larry K. Johnson||USA FL Pensacola||1926. Previously Ricard Cadmus, Knoxville|
|4||University of Dallas||USA TX Irving|
|4||unknown||UK Leighton||ebay 07.2014|
|7||22-2||Peter Koch, Printers||USA CA Berkeley|
|unknown||Russell Fray / Chapel Press||Australia VI Melbourne|
See also the Potter Census.