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American Type Founders Company


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

American Type Founders Company collection

Identifier: Case Wing folio-Z250-A2 A44

Various materials including photographs, internal publications, type specimens, and documents relating to the American Type Founders Company. The Company was founded in the late 19th century when 23 type foundries in North America merged.

Dates: 1899-1950

Henry Lewis Bullen printing history collection

Identifier: VAULT folio-Wing-MS-50

Correspondence and ephemera from the files of Henry Lewis Bullen, including a description in Spanish of the career of Mexico City printer José de Jáuregui; 2 photographs of R.W. Wilson; two ms. poems on bookbinding.

Dates: 1933-1936

Type specimen sheets and booklets

Identifier: Case Wing-Z250-A5

A collection of over 2500 type specimen sheets and other advertising materials issued by type foundries, typesetters, and printers that display typefaces, type families, or groups of types. Geographic coverage includes United States, Great Britain, and continental Europe.

Dates: 1870-ongoing

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Printed ephemera 2
Type and type-founding -- Specimens 2
Advertisements 1
Advertising -- Specimens 1
Bookbinding -- Poetry 1