ITC American Typewriter

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Credits

Designer(s)
Joel Kaden, Tony Stan
Foundry(ies)
Linotype
Release Year
1974
Country of Origin
United States
Classification
Serif, Slab Serif, Clarendon
Original Format
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Distributor(s)
MyFonts
Tags
serif

Background

ITC American Typewriter was designed by Joel Kaden and Tony Stan. It is an ode to the invention that shaped reading habits and the idea of legibility, the typewriter. A compromise between the rigidity of its ancestor and the expectations of the digital age, ITC American Typewriter retains the typical typewriter alphabet forms, lending the font a hint of nostalgia.

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