Roy Chatters Newspaper & Printing Museum

Address: 110 E Main Street Palouse, WA

Hours: Saturdays 10am - 2pm By appointment call 509-878-1742 Email:

The Newspaper and Printing Museum preserves the equipment and methods of letterpress and linotype printing. The museum also holds an extensive collection of early newspapers from throughout Whitman County and has rotating exhibitions featuring artifacts and photographs from the region. While all of the equipment used by early-day printers is still operational, it is obsolete or unsuited to modern printing practices. This equipment and the extensive collection of county newspapers provide a unique opportunity for research in letter-press printing technology and in local history.