dwiggins, william addison


dwiggins, william addison

American typographer, book designer, puppeteer, illustrator, and calligrapher, who designed four of the most widely used Linotype faces in the United States and Great Britain: Caledonia, Electra, Eldorado, and Metro.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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