william addison dwiggins


william addison dwiggins

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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