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Linotype video (1937)
Excerpt from "Typesetting: Linotypes," c. 1960
In this vocational film, viewers are taken on a tour of the stages of the typesetting process, from entry, forging of the slug, layout, and proof inking; and how the keyboard, matrices, elevators, crucible, and distributor all work together to create a line of type.
Source: Prelinger Archives.