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Portfolio of Ornate Penmanship [Austin Norman Palmer]

Penmanship book by the Austin N. Palmer Company in Cedar Rapids, IA, probably published in 1896, and edited by Austin N. Palmer. It contains numerous hand-drawn alphabets. Contributors include F.A. Curtis of Hartford, CT (blackletter faces and a marking alphabet), F.B. Courtney (swashy capitals), F.W. Martin of Boston (several blackletter alphabets, one of which is called Rapid German Text, and another is is for diploma filling), W.E. Dennis of Brooklyn, NY (a bird, his signature, Austin N. Palmer's name hand-printed), E.L. Brown of Rockland, ME (a bird, several calligraphic alphabets, a woody caps face, and several blackletter alphabets), G.N. Bretscher of New York (several blackletters, one of which is called Western Penman), G.W. Wallace (Normandie Script), W.C. Henning of Cedar Rapids, IA (swashy caps and a blackletter face).

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file name: E L Brown Blackletter 1896


file name: E L Brown Blackletter 1896


file name: E L Brown Blackletter 1896


file name: E L Brown Calligraphic 1896


file name: E L Brown Calligraphic 1896


file name: E L Brown Calligraphic 1896


file name: E L Brown Woody Caps 1896


file name: E L Brown Bird 1896


file name: E L Brown Portrait


file name: F W Martin Diploma Filling 1896


file name: F W Martin Blackletter 1896


file name: F W Martin Blackletter 1896


file name: F W Martin Blackletter 1896


file name: F W Martin Rapid German Text 1896


file name: G W Wallace Normandie Script 1896


file name: G N Bretscher Blackletter 1896


file name: G N Bretscher Western Penman 1896


file name: F A Curtis Blackletter 1896


file name: F A Curtis Blackletter 1896


file name: F A Curtis Marking Alphabet 1896


file name: F B Courtney Swashy 1896


file name: F B Courtney Swashy Caps 1896


file name: F B Courtney Swashy Caps 1896


file name: W E Dennis Austin N Palmer Signature 1896


file name: W E Dennis Bird 1896


file name: W E Dennis Signature 1896


file name: W C Henning Blackletter 1896


file name: W C Henning Swashy Caps 1896







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