Newberry Library, John M. Wing Foundation on the History of Printing. : Type Specimen Sheets and Booklets, 1870-ongoing
- 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.
Extent: 12.1 linear feet - (23 boxes and 1 oversize box)
Subjects: Ephemera, Printing History and Book Arts
Call Number: Case Wing Z250 A5
The Type Specimen Sheets and Booklets are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).