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Specimen book and catalogue, 1923 : dedicated to the typographic art

  • 1923
Jersey City, New Jersey: American Type Founders Company
  • Includes index. Annenberg, M. Type foundries of America and their catalogs, p.44.

Available Contents

  1. [Cover]
  2. [Flyer from American Type Founders Co.]
  3. [Title Page]
  4. [Frontispiece] Central plant of the American Type Founders Company, Jersey City, N.J., U.S.A.
  5. Preface
  6. [Information on the American Type Founders Company]
  7. Ready reference index of the more important items shown in this book
  8. Types: the choicest selection of publicity types for the commercial printer and the general advertiser
  9. Script type faces: selected designs adapted for use on correct society printing and for high-grade office stationery
  10. Shaded type faces: suitable designs to meet the requirements of printers who wish to obtain exclusive grey-tone or engraved effects
  11. Gothics: Gothic type faces shown in a variety of styles and sizes suitable for that particular class of printing and advertising which requires strong and effective display
  12. Popular typewriter faces with examples of imitation typewriter printing
  13. Body type: modern & oldstyle Romans
  14. General information
  15. Typographic accessories
  16. Decorative material: a wealth of beautiful borders, ornaments and initials which will suggest new ideas to the lovers of good typography
  17. Brass rule: and other necessary items for use in the modern composing room
  18. [Printing machinery and equipments]
  19. American cut-cost system of printing plan equipments
  20. Printing plant equipments in steel and wood for commercial offices and newspapers
  21. Index to specimen book & catalogue
  22. [Cover]