Hidden Technologies

by Don Friedman on February 18, 2017


I’m torn about the demise of card catalogs. I loved leafing through them and occasionally finding something I wasn’t looking for, but I get my research done a lot faster with modern index databases and full-text searches. In any case, who knew that there were fonts designed just for card catalog use? Thanks to the Atlas Obscura and Boing Boing, I now do.

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