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OCR B and ITC American Typewriter

Noah Nazir
Last edited December 02, 2017
ITC American Typewriter
He is a red sucker in our heart

OCR A and OCR B are standardized, monospaced fonts designed for "Optical Character Recognition" on electronic devices. OCR A was developed to meet the standards set by the American National Standards Institute in 1966 for the processing of documents by banks, credit card companies and similar businesses. This font was intended to be "read" by scanning devices, and not necessarily by humans.... Read More

Adrian Frutiger
Linotype 1968
Joel Kaden and Tony Stan
ITC 1974