This collection contains printed ephemera,
pamphlets, pictures and other materials related to the work of Frederic
W. Goudy, a prolific typeface creator.
Frederic William Goudy was an American type designer. After a career
in real estate, he began his career as a type designer at 40 and created
over 120 type styles including University of California Oldstyle,
exclusively for the University of California Press, and Goudy Old Style.
Goudy founded the Village Press with Will H. Ransom and was the Art
Director for the Lanston Monotype Machine Company from 1920 until his
death in 1947.
(2 linear feet)
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