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  • Tags: typography

Item consists of a typescript letter from Beatrice Warde of the Monotype Corporation London to Allan Robb Fleming regarding a layout.

Item consists of a bill to Allan Robb Fleming from London bookseller Colin Richardson for several listed books and unlisted typographical books valuing 88 pounds.

Item consists of a two page typescript letter by Allan Robb Fleming to Mrs. Lorraine Monk containing an outline and quote for the job of designing and producing Canada: A Year of the Land.

Item consists of two pages of notes by Allan Robb Fleming on Tuscany Hotel (NYC) memo paper describing several solutions for the CN logo.

Item consists of a reproduction of a press release in which the Association of Canadian Industrial Designers criticizes CN for choosing an American firm to develop its new logo.

Item consists of a typescript presentation by Allan Robb Fleming, with additions and deletions, for the CN logo as part of the original presentation with James Valkus to CN executives. The cover sheet is authored by James Valkus alone, and…

Item consists a ten-page typescript framing presentation, on onion skin paper, by inudstrial designer James Valkus as part of presentation to CN executives.

Item consists of a job docket envelope for the CN logo redesign work at Cooper and Beatty.

Item consists of a three page handwritten letter from Carl Dair to Allan Robb Fleming concerning the merits of different typographic fonts.

Item consists of four typescript pages from the design department of Cooper and Beatty listing Allan Fleming, Jim Donoahue and others, as well as all corporate clients, and highlighting corporate logo work.

Item consists of a sales card designed by Allan Robb Fleming for Cooper and Beatty's Claredon typeface.

Item consists of a two sided sales folder designed by Allan Robb Fleming for Cooper and Beatty's Clarendon typeface.

Item consists of a three page photocopy of a proposal typed by Allan Fleming, then Creative Director of Cooper and Beatty, for James Lovick & Co. Item includes annotations that alter the text for another client.

Item consists of a printed specimen of Allan Robb Fleming design improvements to Eskimo Syllabics, commissioned by Dorset Print Collective.

Item consists of an image of Allan Robb Fleming seated on drafting table, with a pipe, designing the Financial Post logo.

Item consists of an image of Allan Robb Fleming seated with pen in hand, on a drafting table designing the Financial Post logo.

Item consists of a 1957 Report and Accounts for Hudson's Bay Company designed by Allan Robb Fleming at Cooper and Beatty.

Image of a corner of a building with street names carved on each side.

Image of a sign in rural area that reads "Parking Camp Sylvan".

Image of the gravestone of George Beal.