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Sheridan PA: A Look Back

100 Years 19151915

Sheridan began its existence as Everybodys Poultry Magazine. It was founded by Hanover entrepreneur C.N. Myers. His love of show chickens prompted him to buy a letterpress and rent space in the building of a local newspaper company in order to create and produce the magazine.

1923100 Years 1923

Everybodys Poultry Magazine garners global appeal. The company outgrows its plant and erects a new facility.

100 Years 19461946

Other publications are now printed at Everybodys Poultry and the name of the company changes to Everybodys Press.

1960100 Years 1960

Offset equipment is added to eight letterpresses, linotype, and bindery equipment.

100 Years 1967

1967

R. Champlin Sheridan becomes President and sole stockholder of the company.

100 Years 1973

1973

The company moves to Fame Avenue (where it remains today) in Hanover, PA with 58 employees.

1982

100 Years 1982
The company name is changed from Everybodys Press to The Sheridan Press, reflecting the increased emphasis of providing printing and publishing services to the STM publishing community.

1984

The Sheridan Press offers reprints of journal articles under the name Sheridan Reprints.

100 Years 19881988

The company expands into book publishing with the purchase of book printer Braun-Brumfield, then creates Sheridan Books in 1999 after acquiring Bookcrafters, Inc.

1989

The Sheridan Group is formed as the holding company for The Sheridan Press and future acquisitions.

100 Years 1998

1998

The acquisition of Dartmouth Printing Company is completed, expanding expertise to include short-run magazine publishing and long-run journal publishing

100 Years 2002

2002

Dartmouth Journal Services is established to provide full front-end redactory and composition services to the STM community.

2003100 Years 2003

TSP enters the digital-only print market with the launch of Sheridan Digital Print.

 

100 Years 20052005

The Sheridan Press expands its facility by 50% and celebrates its 90th year.

100 Years 20112011

The Sheridan Technology Lab was created to signify a commitment to developing new publishing technologies in support of content preparation and dissemination.

100 Years 2012

2012

The Content Delivery Alliance is established for US, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

2013

Sheridan is accepted into the International Print Network (IPN).

100 Years 20152015

Sheridan PA celebrates its centennial year!