Type cases and composing-room furniture

a primer of information about type cases, work stands, cabinets, case racks, galley racks, standinggalleys, &c.
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Committee on Education, United Typothetae of America , Chicago
Statementcompiled by A.A. Stewart.
SeriesTypographic technical series for apprentices -- No.3
ContributionsStewart, Alexander A., UnitedTypothetae of America. Committee on Education.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20856129M

COMPOSING-ROOM FURNITURE Early Type Cases. Fig. Early Type Case. Probably the first article which Gutenberg and his co-workers provided, after their types were cast, was a tray with small. Type Cases and Composing-room Furniture A Primer of Information About Type Cases, Work Stands, Cabinets, Case Racks, Galley Racks, Standing Galleys, &c.

Language. Type Cases and Composing-room furniture by A. Stewart. Free audio book that you can download in mp3, iPod and iTunes format for your portable audio player. Audio previews, convenient categories. Get this from a library. Type cases and composing-room furniture: a primer of information about type cases, work stands, cabinets, case racks, galley racks, standing galleys, &c.

[Alexander A Stewart]. Type Cases and Composing-room furniture lesson plan template and teaching resources. This e-book text has been shared by Project Gutenberg This e-book text has been shared by Project Gutenberg The book consists of pages bound in dark brown buckram, and wrapped in a glossy dust-jacket carrying an image of type in a typecase and in a composing stick.

Diagrams of typecases also. Tabular Composition: A Study of the Elementary Forms of Table Composition, with Examples of More Difficult Tabular Composition, Part 2. Stewart’s book was superseded in the T.T.S. series by The Dictionary Of Graphic Arts Terms: a book of technical words and phrases used in the printing and allied industries, “compiled by Hugo Jahn,”.

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IUCAT is Indiana University's online library catalog, which provides access to millions of items held by the IU Libraries statewide. The workhorse for book-work machine typesetting was the Lanston Monotype.

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It cast individual sorts as needed and assembled them at an assigned width. Once the page was “worked off,” the type could be. THE SPACE PAGE: ALL ABOUT SPACES 1) In long cases above the type cabinets. (You can see these in the picture at the top of the main Composing Room page. Type was normally set right there.

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For music, Greek, and Hebrew, as well as for display or jobbing type, or for any font of printing-types that has more or fewer characters than those of Roman-text type, cases of special form are made.

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n case. The composing-room workers use ink, paper, type, and spacing materials in the course of the day's work. The spacing materials consist of leads and slugs that divide the typed lines, and of furniture which is.

Type and Cuts Pink Type Cabinet 10 drawers, ×17, each has 2 cases. 16 have early 20th / late 19th century type in them. The other four are empty. 43 Cases of Type, 40 in Double Wide Cabinet. Type. Type cases and composing-room furniture: a primer of information about type cases, work stands, cabinets, case racks, galley racks, standing galleys, &c.

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The departments studied were the composing room, includ­ ing linotype operating and monotype casting, the stereotype foundry, the. 10/26/ we are also preparing some "just like Kelsey" Excelsior Press "Complete Printing Outfits" which will include type, composing stick, leads & slugs, furniture & reglet, type cases, quoins & keys, tympan.

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composing room; composing stick; composition; compositor's. A Collection of turn-of-the-century printing equipment set up and functioning as a print shop established between and drawers of lead foundry type, 4 working platen presses, a Ludlow Line.

The first step in making any kind of newspaper or book would be to set the type. Typesetting had to be done by hand, letter by letter, until the adoption of mechanical typesetters in the early 20th century.

To. Howdy all. I ran across this type cabinet today and I have never seen one like it — but, I am a rookie and have not seen much yet It is 4’x5’x1’ deep. 4 cabinet doors open to reveal 29 spaces in each that. Composing room Composing Room Cornerstone furniture Cornerstone furniture Typecase with 12pt Monotype Garamond Italic Ludlow mat cases, Funditor saw and.

Keystone products consisting of type, material, furniture, complete line of miscellaneous supplies for printers and publishers, machinery and wood goods.

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Keystone Type Foundry, Philadelphia ([]) .Full text of "The practice of typography; modern methods of book composition;" See other formats.Type Cases. Printers’ cases should always be selected with a view to accommodating their type in the most accessible manner, and without crowding.

Delicate faces, like scripts, should never be laid in .