P22 Woodtype Set
Two fonts of "extras" are also included. The ornaments are based on some of the hundreds of wood type ornaments offered by the same companies that made the wood type alphabets. Included are over 150 linking borders, single words, pointing hands and other decorative elements.
The William H. Page Type Company was later acquired by The Hamilton Wood. Type company which still makes wood type to this day at The Hamilton Wood. Type Museum in Two Rivers Wisconsin.
Designed in 2003, 2004 by James Grieshaber exclusively for P22 type foundry/International House of Fonts. Thanks to Brian Maloney and Don Glickman for resource material assistance.
Woodtype is a set of four fonts based on 19th Century American wooden printing types. Woodtype Regular is a condensed Tuscan styled font with a lower case and full international character set. Woodtype Small Caps is a variation of the regular with small caps in place of the lower case. Woodtype Extras One & Two feature over 150 decorative borders, stars, pointing hands & other decorative embellishments. Perfect for evoking 19th Century printing & Americana at its most genuine.