Late 1940s or early 1950s Stenso Lettering Guide...
10.01.2017
Stenso Lettering Guide

Picked up this late 1940s or early 1950s Stenso Lettering Guide for $1 from a Reno antique shop.

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19.04.2016
Lafayette Cemetery №1

This is the only new cemetery I had the chance to visit on my December ’15 trip, but it’s full of nice lettering samples. Still so many more N.O. cemeteries to see! I...

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18.04.2016
Legendary Letters from the Rock & Soul Museum

Vintage type from a great museum. Highly recommended if you are passing through Memphis.
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Vintage Elvis ephemera from Graceland
28.03.2016
Vintage type from Graceland

Some vintage type from the home of the King. There was everything from interesting kitchen appliance logos, to album art, awards, movie posters, blueprints, original advertising artwork, and chromeography from his pink Cadillac.

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15.12.2015
Memphis!

Memphis!

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Matthew Carter receiving the SOTA award
13.08.2015
TypeCon NYC 2005

This was a major event for me. Not only was it my first type conference, but I was participating with a solo exhibition of my ceramic sculptures, and it was held in my favorite city!

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05.08.2015
Silver Terrace Cemetery near Virginia City, NV

The Silver Terrace Cemetery contains an incredible collection beautiful inscriptions.

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03.08.2015
Vintage Cookbooks with Playfully Lettered Covers

This small collection was found in an antique shop's modest book rack in Reno.

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06.05.2015
Museum of the Moving Image

NYC's museum of TV & cinema history happens to also be filled with wonderful type specimens.

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04.11.2014
Harvard Book Store

Some amusing book covers from the basement of the Harvard Book Store.

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30.10.2014
Beer Can Typography

These images come courtesy of the tasting room at the Harpoon Brewery.

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07.08.2014
TypeCon Washington D.C. 2014

Just a few highlights from this year's conference.

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