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  • Caitlin Isola

    Daily Infographic | A New Infographic Every Day | Data Visualization, Information Design and Infographics | page 10

  • Faheema Patel

    Way cool infographic: A History of Western Typefaces. You know how teachers require you to use Times New Roman when Comic Sans font would make your paper at least another page longer? Well, this cool 3 minute lesson on typography will teach you a think or two. As the author notes, "there are definitely some potential Jeopardy questions in there." Dailyinfographic.com is a cool place to learn quick, random trivia! #typography #font #westerntypefaces #baskerville #helvetica #garamond

  • HardingPoorman Group

    A History of Western Typefaces Infographic - Fonts

  • Richelle Rogers

    A History of Western Typefaces. designed by Nick Sigler #typography #infographic #2color #poster

  • Andrea Perez

    A History of Western Typefaces by Nick Sigler, mashable #Infographic #Graphic #Design #Designer #Typographers #Fonts #Poster #Inspiration

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