1880–1900

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1880–1900
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Hello Typophiles.
Wondering if anyone could list a whole heap of fonts from around the year 1900.

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http://www.klingspor-museum.de/Schriftgiessereien.html

Many foundries, most with release dates listed

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Get out your super peepers: here are the first three table of contents pages from the ATF 1899 Specimen Book...


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An excellent place to find specimen books from that period is

http://www.archive.org/web/web.php

Just search for "specimen book" or "type founder" with media type Texts, and you should find plenty.

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Thanks