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  • Take a look inside the historic Atascadero Printery building

    Karen McNamara, president of the Atascadero Printery Foundation, talks about the Printery building, which is the first building in Atascadero; its history; and the hopes to restore the landmark. The nonprofit group is working to purchase the historic building before it’s put up for sale at a public tax auction.

Karen McNamara, president of the Atascadero Printery Foundation, talks about the Printery building, which is the first building in Atascadero; its history; and the hopes to restore the landmark. The nonprofit group is working to purchase the historic building before it’s put up for sale at a public tax auction. David Middlecamp The Tribune
Karen McNamara, president of the Atascadero Printery Foundation, talks about the Printery building, which is the first building in Atascadero; its history; and the hopes to restore the landmark. The nonprofit group is working to purchase the historic building before it’s put up for sale at a public tax auction. David Middlecamp The Tribune

First step to restoring Atascadero’s Printery is sealing the building

August 28, 2017 10:45 AM

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