Printing Plate LettersTour the world’s largest collection of wood type, blocks and printing equipment, take a class or visit the gallery. The museum is home to over one hundred years of American printing history. It is the only museum dedicated to the preservation, study, production and printing of wood type. It exhibits the necessary equipment, tools of the craft, and a collection of over 1.5 million pieces of wood type. Also on display are items produced by the Hamilton Manufacturing company. The Hamilton Dry Goods store is both a bricks-and-mortar and online retail store featuring hand-printed posters, apparel, books and much more.