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This book profiles the largest American type foundry of the 19th century and documents all MS&J’s patented designs. Doug began the text as a Master’s degree thesis at the Bard Graduate Center and designed the book for Oak Knoll Press.

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Acknowledgments
Introduction
Chapter 1
STRUGGLE for SUCCESS
Chapter 2
TYPEFACES and ORNAMENTS
Chapter 3
MERGER and LEGACY
Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography
Appendix A: Chronology of
MacKellar, Smiths & Jordan, 1796–1914
Appendix B: Original Typeface Designs
Appendix C: Original Ornament Designs
Image Sources and Credits
Index

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