Happy Birthday, Isaiah!

bday2 (4)We’re wishing a very happy 265th birthday to AAS founder Isaiah Thomas! We compiled this card from Thomas’s own copy of A Specimen of Printing Types by Thomas Cottrell, Letter Founder.

As our gift, we’ve digitized the 1774 London imprint, so you can browse the type specimens and ornaments! You can find it in our digital image database: http://goo.gl/xqPj5j

Published by

Jackie Penny

Imaging Rights Coordinator, American Antiquarian Society

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