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Thanks Karen! Great to know.
Linda
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On Jul 1, 2015, at 7:17 AM, Karen Ackoff wrote:

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> Old botanical drawings generally were labeled by hand in a Spencerian script. There are a number of fonts that mimic this style. 
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> On Jul 1, 2015, at 8:12 AM, Linda Feltner <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> That may have been me, Lore. And there was not a definite conclusion that I remember.
>> I used Grimshaw Hand, and and spread the kerning a lot. Also added three pencil rules top, middle and bottom and it had the flavor of type that went with the illustrations. 
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>> Best,
>> Linda
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>> On Jun 30, 2015, at 5:12 PM, Lore Ruttan wrote:
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>>> Hi All,
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>>> I remember there was a thread some time in the last year about what typeface mostly closely resembles that used in "traditional" botanical illustration. I can't find the thread. Can anyone remember what was concluded from the discussion?
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>>> Thanks! Lore
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