Archived entries for American Wood Type Mfg. Co.

Specimen Sunday

American Wood Type Mfg. Co. 1936, Catalog/Specimen, page 11Page 11 from the American Wood Type Mfg. Co. Catalog No. 36. Free high res download.

Surplus Sale, 3 Sizes Brush Wood Type

picture of 8 line Brush script wood type for sale in the Letterpress Daily storeVisit the Letterpress Daily store to expand your typographic palette by adding three sizes – 8, 10, and 15 line – of Brush wood type to your hard working collection.

Surplus Sale, Pt. 3

8 line Rugged wood type8 line Rugged, American Wood Type Mfg. Co., circa 1940s. For sale (bundled with 8 line Rugged Condensed) in the Letterpress Daily Store.

8 line Rugged Condensed wood type8 line Rugged Condensed, American Wood Type Mfg. Co., circa 1940s. For sale (bundled with 8 line Rugged) in the Letterpress Daily Store.

rugged_awt_specimen_429pxRugged type specimen, 1936 (for reference only)

Specimen Sunday

American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 12American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 12

Specimen Sunday

American Wood Type Mfg. Co. 1936, Catalog/Specimen, page 10Page 10 from the American Wood Type Mfg. Co. Catalog No. 36. Free high res download.

Specimen Sunday

American Wood Type Mfg. Co. 1936, Catalog/Specimen, page 9Page 9 from the American Wood Type Mfg. Co. Catalog No. 36. Free high res download.

Specimen Sunday

American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 11American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 11

Specimen Sunday

American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 10American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 10

Specimen Sunday

American Wood Type Mfg. Co. 1936, Catalog/Specimen, page 8Page 8 from the American Wood Type Mfg. Co. Catalog No. 36. Free high res download.

6 line Neon

picture and printed proof of 6 line Neon wood type numeral fiveNeon is a three-dimensional inline sans serif with rounded terminals and an unusual left-hand shadow. According to Mac McGrew, it was designed in 1936 by Willy Schaefer for the German foundry, C. E. Weber. The National Type Foundry, of Pittsburgh (later to become the Neon Type Foundry), copied the face and made it available in the U.S.

Specimen Sunday

scanned image of American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog,  text page 9American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 9

12 line Newstype

Picture and printed proof of 12 line Newstype wood type capital letter R

Specimen Sunday

American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog,  text page 8American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 8

12 line Shadow

picture and printed proof of 12 line Shadow wood type capital letter J

Specimen Sunday

American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog,
text page 7

Specimen Sunday

Page 7 from the American Wood Type Mfg. Co. Catalog No. 36. Free high res download.

Specimen Sunday Twofer

American Printing Equipment  Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog,
text page 5

American Printing Equipment Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog,
text page 6

 

12 line Shadow

Specimen Sunday

Page 6 from the American Wood Type Mfg. Co. Catalog No. 36. Free high res download.

Specimen Sunday

American Printing Equipment  Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 4

 

Specimen Sunday

American Printing Equipment  Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 3

Specimen Sunday

American Printing Equipment  Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 2

12 line Mode Condensed

Specimen Sunday

American Printing Equipment  Complete 1966–1967 Type Catalog, text page 1

8 line Rugged

Specimen Sunday

Page 5 from the American Wood Type Mfg. Co. Catalog No. 36. Free high res download.



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