Latin Extended, 3 line

Specimen of Latin Extended, 3 line

This type measures 3 line in size and was produced with the end-cut method. The type block is stamped Hamilton, Two Rivers, Wis.  which was used by Hamilton between 1891–1950s.

This face was first shown as wood type by J.E. Hamilton and Max Katz in their 1884 Specimens of Holly Wood Type.

Latin Extended was shown in American Wood Type on page 284. This cut was shown in the folio on page 47.

Type name used by manufacturer:

Hamilton Latin Extended or  No 96

Morgans & Wilcox Latin Extended [3127]

This is the Hamilton cut.