History For Hire creates custom newspapers for entertainment projects and
recreates newspapers for museum displays and other visual mediums.
Our standard newspaper package starts with an ND (Non-descript) page into
which a custom masthead, headline, sub-headline, photo and caption can be
inserted. This combination is $150.00 for the first copy. Additional back
and inside ND pages are available for $15 a page and features within those
pages include horoscope, want ads, crossword puzzles and single-frame
We print our newspapers on newsprint. They are inkjet copies and are not
water safe. If needed, we would be happy to obtain laser copies for the
client if needed. Our in-house size is maximum 14" x 22.5" for a single
page. If a larger period paper, such as The New York Times
Wall Street Journal
is needed, we can facilitate the printing of small
numbers of papers to satisfy that requirement as well.
Newspapers are generally tabloid size from the American Revolution through
the Civil War, but begin to be larger starting in the late 1800's.
Throughout most of the 20th century they are 14" to 17" in width and 22" -
We are happy to print from customer files as well as preparing complete
pages as needed. Our vast reference library has newspaper samples from
select foreign countries and can provide visual reference back to the 18th
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