An important locale in any cultured city or town was the printing shop, which served to provide news and announcements as well as publishing advertisements, pamphlets, books and other reading materials.
The description states:
The Printing Office where an eighteenth century hand press is used to turn out printing as saws done in Williamsburg, Virginia, 200 years ago.
–The American statesman Benjamin Franklin established his fame through the publications he created and managed from his own printing establishment in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,
This card it believed to date from the 1950s.