January 20, 2009

Found Typographic Matter in New York City with a Spotting of then President-Elect, now President Obama

These snapshots were taken during a trip on the weekend leading to Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and proudly toward Inauguration Day:

Varied cursive and printed matter at the Italian American Museum whose historic location was once the Banca Stabile

Early 20th century typewriter technology at the Italian American Museum

Chinatown in lower Manhattan

Serif-lettering and motifs in the Beaux-Arts style spotted at the 110th St. subway

Neutra House Numbers at a Design Within Reach store

Little Italy in lower Manhattan