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1860s Scroll Number Box Billhead
F-526

12 x 5.5 pica ( 2 x 7/8 inch )

Foundry identification stamp on one side: Johnson Type Foundry, actually MacKellar, Smiths & Jordan. They called the foundry "The Johnson Foundry" out of affection for the former owner, Larry Johnson. Years of operation: 1867 to 1892

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