As a follow-up to my last post, a more direct link for the section of the AAPA directory listing Type Foundries is:
Of course, the rest of the directory is very useful as well, and can be seen in its entirety by scrolling up or down from the above link, or by going to the following link which puts you at the top of the directory at the point where the list is indexed with various categories. It's a great resource directory that every letterpress printer can use...
Steve Robison, Printer
The Robison Press
Belmont, CA (about 25 miles south of San Francisco)
--- On Sun, 3/1/09, Steve Robison <robisonsteve@...> wrote:
> From: Steve Robison <robisonsteve@...>
> Subject: [PPLetterpress] US Type Foundries - Directory
> To: "PPLetterpress List" <PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com>
> Date: Sunday, March 1, 2009, 6:42 AM
> A nice listing of most of the current type foundries can be
> found on this AAPA site maintained by Dave Tribby... just
> scroll down the page until you come to
> As noted in other posts, the type produced at each of these
> foundries varies.
> Some cast on monotype casters and some cast harder foundry
> type on Thompson and Barth casters.
> Steve Robison
> The Robison Press
> Belmont, CA 94002 (about 25 miles south of San Francisco)
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