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Corner No 32
William H. Page Wood Type Co
3½ line
This was first shown in Page’s 1878
Specimens of Wood Type.

Name used, and first showing, by
other manufacturer:
Hamilton, No 115 (1887)
Morgans & Wilcox, No 32 (1884)
Vanderburgh, Wells & Co, No 36 (1879)
Corner No 93
Hamilton Mfg Co
5 line
This was first shown in Hamilton &
Baker’s 1887 Specimens of Holly Wood Type.
Corner No 16
Vanderburgh, Wells & Co
8 line
This was first shown in Vanderburgh,
Wells & Co 1877 Specimens of Wood Type, Borders, Rules, Etc.

Name used, and first showing, by other manufacturer:
Hamilton, No 18 (1906)
Heber Wells, No 142 (1891)
Page, No 18 (1882)
Corner No 17
Vanderburgh, Wells & Co
8 line
This was first shown in Vanderburgh,
Wells & Co 1877 Specimens of Wood
Type, Borders, Rules, Etc.


Name used, and first showing, by
other manufacturer:
Hamilton, No 17 (1906)
Heber Wells, No 136 (1891)
Page, No 17 (1882)