GPO’s updated official institutional history highlights adoption of 21st century digital technologies

The 2016 edition of Keeping America Informed: The U.S. Government Publishing Office: A Legacy of Service to the Nation, 1861-2016 describes GPO’s transition from traditional monotype and linotype printing to the digital technology of the 21st Century. Highlights include the role the agency has played in the production and dissemination of federal Government information, from the Emancipation Proclamation, to the Warren Commission and 9/11 Commission Reports, to the latest in secure passport and smart card technologies. Its authoritative text and engaging images depict the dedication of its employees, past and present, GPO’s critical contribution to all federal organizations, Congress, and to the well-being of the American people. Download PDF version. — Joe

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