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A.P.A.

Treasure Gems 1997

APA

Ridgefield, CT

49

1997

27th

.

Cooperative Annual of the APA

S

Y

Booklet

4.5" X 6"

.

.

.

Beitzel Composition Co. Type Specimens

Beitzel Composition Co.

Lancaster, PA

67

1974

.

.

Type Specimen Book

S

Y

Book

5.5" X 8.5"

.

.

.

Linotype-Schriften

.

Hamburg Germany

293

1966

.

.

Type Specimen Book

H

Y

Book

6.5" X 9.5"

Heinz Richter, Frankfurt am Main, Ludwig Oehms,

.

.

The Linotype Manual

F.H McCall

Chicago

87

1898

.

1898

Detailed Instructions of the Proper Adjustment and Care of the Linotype

H

Y

Book

4.25" X 6"

.

.

Allen, John E.

Newspaper Designing

Harper and Brothers

New York, NY

478

1947

1st

1947

Designing of Newspapers

H

Y

Book

6.5" X 9.5"

.

.

Arnold, Edmund C.

Profitable Newspaper Advertising

Harper & Row

New York, NY

136

1960

1st

1960

Layout, Copy and Planning by the author of FUNCTIONAL NEWSPAPER DESIGN

H

Y

Book

6.5" X 9.5"

.

.

Associated Press

The AP Style Book for Teletypesetter Circuits

Associated Press

New York, NY

16

1951

.

.

Guidance of Newspapers on the AP Teletypesetter Circuits

S

N

Booklet

4" X 7"

.

.

Bennett, Paul A.

Books and Printing: A Treasury of Typophiles

The World Publishing Company

Cleveland and New York

417

1951

1st

1951

The art of Books and Bookmaking

H

Y

Book

6.5" X 9.5"

.

.

Casting and Driving Mechanisms Parts Catalog No. 52

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn, NY

170

1957

.

1957

Parts Catalog for Linotypes 5,29,30,31,32,33,34,35,36

S

Y

Book

10" X *.5"

.

.

Chayt, Steven & Meryl

The Ludlow Anthology

Anachronic Editions

Winter Haven, FL

94

1986

.

.

Ludlows

H

Y

Book

9.5" X 13.5"

James A. Parrish, Earle Ebel, Shepley Cleaves, Charles Mulliken, Thomas Hood, Bruce Beck, Robert Hunter Middleton, Richard Huss, R. Randolph Karch, William A. kittredge, Sol Malkoff, Dougles C. McMurtrie, Irving B. Simon

.

Churchman, David

Of Time and Type

Square Text Press

Clinton, MI

44

2002

.

Dec 2002

Typefaces

S

N

Book

6.5" X 10"

.

.

Churchman, David

Of Time and Type

Square Text Press

Clinton, MI

44

2002

.

Dec 2002

Typefaces

H

N

Book

6.5" X 10"

.

.

Curle Saw Company

Curle Slug Corrector

Curle Saw Company

Southerlin, OR

77

.

.

.

Curle Saw parts book

S

Y

Book

6" X 8.5"

.

.

Denman, Frank

The Shaping of Our Alphabet

Alfred A. Knopf

New York, NY

228

1955

1st

1955

A Study of Changing typestyles

H

Y

Book

7" X 10"

.

.

Enrick, Norbert Lloyd

Quality Control and Reliability

The Industrial Press

New York, NY

245

1966

5th

48,54, 59,60 & 1966

Practice-tested Methods and Procedures, based on Scientific Principles and Simplified for Immediate Application in a Variety of manufacturing Plants

H

Y

Book

6" X 9.5"

.

.

Goble, George Corban

The Obituary of a Machine

University Microfilms International

Ann Arbor, MI

469

1986

.

1984

The Rise and Fall of Ottmar Mergenthaler's Linotype at U.S. Newspapers

H

Y

Book

6.5" X 8.5"

.

.

Goble, George Corban

The Obituary of a Machine

University Microfilms International

Ann Arbor, MI

469

1986

.

1984

The Rise and Fall of Ottmar Mergenthaler's Linotype at U.S. Newspapers

S

Y

Book

6.5" X 8.5"

.

.

Greer, David

Americana Alphabet

David Greer

Ridgefield, CT

28

1959

2nd.

.

Alphabetical Cupids and Cherubs

S

Y

Booklet

4" X 5"

.

.

Hall, Henry

The Tribune Book of Open Air Sports

The New York Tribune

New York

500

1887

.

1886?

Book about outdoor Sports

H

Y

Book

6" X 9.5"

Henry Hall

.

Harper & Brothers

Harper's School Geography

Harper & Brothers

New York, NY

144

1883

.

1875?

School Geography Book

H

Y

Book

10" X 12.5"

.

.

Huss, Richard E

The Printers Composition Matrix

Oak Knoll Press

New Castle, DE

57

1985

.

1985

Development and Use of the Printers Composition Matrix

H

Y

Book

8" X 11"

.

.

Intertype

Factory Rebuilt Linotypes Thoroughly Reconstructed and Modernized with Intertype Parts and Improvements

Intertype

.

2

.

.

.

Model A, B and C Intertype

P

Y

Pamphlet

8.75" X 11.5"

.

.

Intertype

Intertype Parts which may be applied to other line composing machines

Intertype

.

64

.

.

.

Intertype Parts

S

N

Booklet

4.5" X 7.5"

.

.

Intertype

Standardized and Interchangeable Intertypes Models A, B & C

Intertype

.

2

.

.

.

Model A, B and C Intertype

P

Y

Pamphlet

18" X 9"

.

.

L&M Limited - London

Specimens of Faces Linotype Matrix Information

Linotype & Machinery, Ltd.

London - England

133

1953

.

.

Type Specimen Book

H

Y

Book

8.5" X 11"

.

.

Linotype - Germany

Linotype Neue Linie

Mergenthaler Linotype, GmbH

Frankfurter, Allee

10

.

.

.

German Linotype Pictures

P

Y

Brochure

8.5" X 11.5"

.

.

Linotype Company

Ledger of Linotype Machines

Hand Written

New York, NY

50?

1891 - 1895

.

.

List of Linotype Machines Built and where they went

Ledger

N

Ledger

9" X 14"

.

Mach 365 - 900+ with Handwritten notes

Los Angeles Type Founders

Los Angeles type

Los Angeles type Founders, inc.

Los Angeles, CA

172

1967

22

.

Type Face Booklet

S

Y

Booklet

4" X 9"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow - Today's Most Advanced Printing System

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

24

.

.

.

Description of the Ludlow System with Pictures

S

Y

Advertisement

8.5" X 14.5"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow Manual of Instructions with list of parts - No. 03

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

78

.

3

.

Ludlow Machine Parts

S

Y

Book

9" X 6"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow Manual of Instructions with list of parts - No. 04

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

.

.

4

.

Ludlow Machine Parts

S

Y

Book

9" X 6"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow Manual of Instructions with list of parts - No. 05

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

120

.

5

.

Ludlow Machine Parts

S

Y

Book

9" X 6"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow Manual of Instructions with list of parts - No. 06

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

.

.

6

.

Ludlow Machine Parts

S

Y

Book

9" X 6"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow Manual of Instructions with list of parts - No. 07

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

151

.

7

.

Ludlow Machine Parts

S

Y

Book

9" X 6"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow Manual of Instructions with list of parts - No. 08

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

151

.

8

.

Ludlow Machine Parts

S

Y

Book

9" X 6"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow Manual of Instructions with list of parts - No. 09

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

151

.

9

.

Ludlow Machine Parts

S

Y

Book

9" X 6"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow Manual of Instructions with list of parts - No. 10

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

151

.

10

.

Ludlow Machine Parts

S

Y

Book

9" X 6"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow Manual of Instructions with list of parts - No. 11

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

149

.

11

.

Ludlow Machine Parts

S

Y

Book

9" X 6"

.

.

Ludlow Typograph

Ludlow Manual of Instructions with list of parts - No. 12

Ludlow Typograph

Chicago, ILL

.

.

12

.

Ludlow Machine Parts

S

Y

Book

9" X 6"

.

.

McGough, Joseph C.

National Print Museum

.

Dublin, Ireland

8

1992

.

.

Some history of National Print Museum

P

Y

Brochure

8.5" X 11.5"

.

.

McGrew, Mac

American Metal Typefaces

Oak Knoll Press

New Castle, DE

376

1993

2nd -R.

1986 & 1993

American Metal Typefaces

H

Y

Book

9.5" X 12.5"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Assembling and Distributing Mechanisms Catalog No. 51

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn, NY

424

1952

.

1952

Parts Catalog for Blue Streak Linotypes 5,29,30,31,&32

S

Y

Book

9.5" X 8"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Cutler Hammer Electric Linotype Pot

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn, NY

32

1923

.

.

Cutler Hammer pot

S

Y

Booklet

6" X 9.5"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Erection Procedure for the Model 36 Blue Streak Linotype

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn, NY

45

.

621.36-B-SS-5Z

.

Model 36 Linotype Erection Procedures

S

Y

Book

8.5" X 11."

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

IN A BIG WAY

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn

30

.

.

.

Showing Different Linotype Models

H

Y

Book

14.5" X 18"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Instructions for Erecting BLUE STREAK Master Model 31 Linotype

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn, NY

28

1938

.

.

Model 31 Erection Instructions

S

N

Booklet

6" X 9.5"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Instructions for Erecting BLUE STREAK Model 30 Linotype

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn, NY

39

1937

.

.

Model 30 Erection Instructions

S

N

Booklet

6" X 9.5"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Instructions for Erecting BLUE STREAK Model 32 Linotype

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn, NY

29

.

.

.

Model 32 Erection Instructions

S

Y

Booklet

8.5" X 11"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Instructions for Erecting BLUE STREAK Model 5 Linotype

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn, NY

16

.

.

.

Model 5 Erection Instructions

S

N

Booklet

6" X 9.5"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Instructions for Erecting BLUE STREAK Model 8 Linotype

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn, NY

19

1936

.

.

Model 8 Erection Instructions

S

N

Booklet

6" X 9.5"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Linotype Keyboard Operation

Mergenthaler linotype - USA

Brooklyn, NY

184

.

6th

1957

Methods of Study and Procedures for Setting Various Kinds of Composition on the linotype

H

Y

Book

6.25" X 9.25"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Linotype Leadership

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn

54

1930

.

1930

Linotype Illustrations

P

Y

Book

9" X 12"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Linotype Specimen Faces also Borders, Dashes & Rules

Mergenthaler Linotype

New York, NY

459

1905

.

.

Type Faces

H

Y

Book

6.5" X 9.5"

.

Like New

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Model 5 Linotype Parts Book - ORIGINAL

Mergenthaler Linotype

New York, NY

87

.

.

.

Model 5 Parts Book

H

Y

Book

11" X 9"

.

Like New

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Private Telegraphic Code

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn

43

1929

.

1929

Telegraphic Codes for Linotype Products

P

N

Booklet

7.5" X 10"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Special Supplies Catalog No. 27

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn, NY

104

1936

.

1936

Linotype Special Supplies Catalog

S

Y

Book

6" X 9"

.

.

Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Specimen Book of Type Styles

Mergenthaler Linotype

New York, NY

1078

1915

1st

1915

Type Faces

H

Y

Book

14" X 9"

.

Like New - Copy No. 6587

Mohr Lino-Saw Company

Installing Instructions on Linotype Hydraquadder

Mohr Saw

Skokie, IL

12

.

.

.

Mohr Saw Installing Instructions

S

Y

Booklet

6" X 9"

.

.

Orcutt, William Dana

The Manual of Linotype Typography

Plimpton Press

Norwood, MA

256

1923

.

1923

Manual of Typography for use on Linotype Machine

H

Y

Book

9.5" X 12.5"

Edward E. Bartlett

.

Radcliffe, B. Walter - Editor

Who's Who in Intertype

Intertype

.

12

1929

No. 21

.

Intertype people from around the world

P

Y

Pamphlet

8.5 X 11"

.

.

Rogers, John R.

Linotype Instruction Book

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn

242

1925

.

1925

Troubleshooting Book

H

Y

Book

6.5" X 9.5"

.

.

Rogers, John R.

Linotype Instruction Book

Mergenthaler Linotype

Brooklyn

242

1929

.

1925

Troubleshooting Book

H

Y

Book

6.5" X 9.5"

.

.

Romano, Frank J.

Machine Writing and Typesetting

GAMA

Salem, NH

122

1986

.

1986

The story of Sholes and Mergenthaler and the invention of the typewriter and then linotype

H

Y

Book

7.25" X 10.25"

.

.

Scudder, W.S.

Intertype Standardization

Intertype

2

.

.

.

Model A, B and C Intertype

P

Y

Pamphlet

12" X 18"

.

.

Sherman, Frank M.

The Genesis of Machine Typesetting

M & L Typesetting & Electrotyping Company

Chicago, 13 ILL.

52

1950

.

.

History of Typesetting Machines

P

Y

Booklet

6" X 8.5"

Frank M. Sherman, Harry L. Gage, Herman R. Freund, Fred H. Dunham

.

Souilarn ,Julian J.

The Art and Technique of Photo-Engraving

Horan Engraving Company, Inc.

New York, NY

88

1946

2nd -R.

1941

Photo-Engraving

H

Y

Book

5.5" X 7.5"

Louis Flader,

.

Star Parts

STAR PARTS Quadder Operator's Manual

Star Parts

Hackensack, NJ

4

.

.

.

Quadder Operator's Manual

P

Y

Booklet

8.5" X 5.5"

.

.

Sterne, Harold E.

A Catalogue of Nineteenth Century Printing Presses

Oak Knoll Press

New Castle, DE

258

2001

2nd -R.

2001

19th Century Printing Presses

H

Y

Book

9.5" X 12.5"

Stephen O. Saxe

.

Stubbs, William Henry

Stubbs's Manual

Robert Holbert

Tyler, TX

.

1902

500th

.

A Practical Treatise on Linotype Keyboard Manipulation

S

Y

Booklet

4" X 5"

.

.

Taranto, A. J.

Weights and Measurements for Linotype Machines for Export

Typewritten

New York

58

.

.

.

Weights and Measurement for Linotype Machines

N

Xeroxed Sheets

8.5" X 11"

.

.

Techmashexport GmbH

Neotype H144

Techmashexport GmbH

Bergisch Gladbach 3, West Germany

5

.

.

.

Neotype Machine

P

Y

Brochure

8.5" X 11.5"

.

.

The Monotype School

Monotype Material Making Machine - Adjustments

Lanston Monotype Machine Co.

Philadelphia, PA

93

1936

.

1936

Adjustments for the Monotype Material Making Machine

S

Y

Book

5.5" X 8.5"

.

.

Thompson Type Machine Co.

Instructions to Operators of the Thompson Typecaster

Thompson type Machine, Co.

Chicago, ILL

40

1916

.

.

Operators Manual for Thompson Casters

S

Y

Booklet

4" X 6"

.

.

Universal Mono-Tabular Corp.

Universal Mono-Tabular Manual

Universal Mono-Tabular

Dallas, TX

16

.

.

.

Broach Machine Manual

S

Y

Booklet

6" X 8.5"

.

.

Webster, Edward

Print Unchained

DRA of Vermont

West Dover, VT

254

Nov-00

1st

2000

Fifty Years of Digital Printing

H

Y

Book

11.5" X 10"

.

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