Montreal Type Foundry

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1. Overview

fl. 1850. Montreal, Canada.

A brief article about the Montreal Type Foundry by C. W. Simcoe on 1863-10-08 in the Norfolk Reformer was reprinted in the Montreal Gazette (date unknown) and later reprinted again in The Devil's Artisan, A Journal of the Printing Arts, No. 26 (1990): 23-25.

2. Specimens, Catalogs, and Price Lists

[click image to read at The Internet Archive]
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Specimens of Printing Types (1850)

Specimens of Printing types and Ornaments. (Montreal, Canada: Montreal Type Foundry, 1850.) A digital version of this book, including the original page scans, is available at The Internet Archive; the link at left goes there. Here is a local copy of the PDF version and the (nicer) DjVu version.

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