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Linotype

Founded

1890 (2006 acquired by Monotype)


Founder

Ottmar Mergenthaler (1854–1899)


Headquarters

Werner-Reimers-Straße 2–4, 61352 Bad Homburg, Germany


Website

linotype.com


Linotype Baskerville by Linotype in 1920s

Becket by Gustav Jäger for Linotype in 1980

Caledonia by William Addison Dwiggins for Linotype in 1938

Devendra by D. Thaker for Linotype in 1982

Din 1451 by Linotype in 1931–1936

Dropink by Christine Voigts for Linotype in 1999

Fehrle by Erich Fehrle for Linotype in 1976

Gallia by Matthew Carter for Linotype in 1978

AT&T Garamond by Hermann Zapf for Linotype in 1987

Icone by Adrian Frutiger for Linotype in 1980

Jiffy by Linotype

Macbeth by Linotype in 1993

Optima Nova by Hermann Zapf, Akira Kobayashi for Linotype in 2002

Rainbow Bass by Saul Bass for Linotype in 1982

Raleigh by Robert Norton, Adrian Williams for Linotype in 1977

Shelley Script by Matthew Carter for Linotype in 1972

Snell Roundhand by Matthew Carter for Linotype in 1966

Times by Stanley Morison for Linotype in 1932

Worcester by Adrian Williams for Linotype in 1974

1886

ドイツ人移民の発明家オットマー・マーゲンターラー (Ottmar Mergenthaler, 1854–1899) がアメリカで自動鋳植機ライノタイプを発明。

1886

ニューヨーク・トリビューン紙がライノタイプを導入。

1890

ブルックリンに Mergenthaler Linotype Company を設立。

1890

マンチェスターに Mergenthaler Linotype & Machinery Ltd. を設立。

1989

Stempel 社を買収し、その傘下にあった Haas社、Deberny & Peignot 社、Fonderie Olive 社を収める。

2006

Monotype 社の傘下となった。