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Levytype Co

Overview
Works: 16 works in 18 publications in 1 language and 119 library holdings
Genres: Music  Pictorial works  History  Maps  Portraits  Yearbooks  Examinations, questions, etc  Directories 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: E12, 974.8
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Most widely held works by Levytype Co
The Jews of Philadelphia their history from the earliest settlements to the present time. A record of events and institutions, and of leading members of the Jewish community in every sphere of activity by Henry S Morais ( Book )
2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mayer family of Philadelphia
Laughing Water : syncopated intermezzo, two step by I Bierman ( )
2 editions published between 1901 and 1903 and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American annual of photography and photographic times : almanac for 1896 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1895 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Includes Photogravure by E.C. Meinecke, tinted Halftone by Photochrome Eng. Co., three-color Litho Halftone by Coloritype Co., N.Y., a Halftone using Levy's new screen, as well as an article by Max Levy about the Levytype screens. "This yearbook is useful for its article about Kurtz and his Coloritype Co. by its manager, Horace McFarland. Also, reference is made to the quality of Kurtz's work in relief color printing versus planographic color printing, and here we have an example from stone to compare with the earlier example from relief blocks."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 125
Photographic mosaics : an annual record of photographic progress ( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"[These are] good examples of the pictorial ads that were done by the burgeoning half-tone businesses."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 100
The piccaninny lullaby by Leah B Lessi ( )
1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Photomechanical prints in pictorial advertisements] ( )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Plates include "1 Half-tone Levytype [by the Levytype Co.] with an engraved ad., 1 Albertype by the Albertype Co. ... and 3 Moss Half-tones and an ad with an engraving of the Moss Building [by the Moss Engraving Co.].[These are] good examples of the pictorial ads that were done by the burgeoning half-tone businesses."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 100
Map of the battlefield of Gettysburg : with position of troops July 2nd 1863 by S. Howell Brown ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Theatres and public halls of Philadelphia : illustrated with Levytype diagrams of reserved seats ( Book )
1 edition published in 1879 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Includes "17 levytype plates of seating diagrams, as well as levytype photoengravings of drawings of the buildings. The Levys moved their operation from Baltimore to Philadelphia in 1876, and, when settled, started to publish as well as create photoengravings. ..."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 61
Map of the battle grounds in the vicinity of Richmond Va. by Albert H Campbell ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Biblical history in Biblical language, with copious extracts from the prophetical and poetical books, explanatory notes, one thousand examination questions and numerous illustrations. A book for schools and families by Solomon Deutsch ( Book )
1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Contains 22 Levytype plates which were produced by the Levytype Photo Eng. Co., Baltimore. This book is the first publication by the Levys using their newly patented photoengraving process in 1875. This book used the same electrotypes for all 12 editions until 1902. The Levy brothers, Louis and Max, were extremely important in the history of photomechanical printing in the United States because Max eventually perfected the creation of the half-tone line screen used by most engravers."--Hanson Collection Catalog, p. 52
Pipestone County : wild and improved farms for sale by W. C Briggs ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Three modern illustrative methods : duograph, coloritype, half-tone by Coloritype Co ( Book )
1 edition published in 1895 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Photomechanical prints in pictorial advertisements] ( )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Plates include "1 Half-tone Levytype [by the Levytype Co.] with an engraved ad., 1 Albertype by the Albertype Co. ... and 3 Moss Half-tones and an ad with an engraving of the Moss Building [by the Moss Engraving Co.].[These are] good examples of the pictorial ads that were done by the burgeoning half-tone businesses."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 100
The Mercury, an illustrated Sunday supplement. Sept. 11-12, 1889 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Map of the battlefield of Harper's Ferry : with position of troops, routes of army & c, Sept. 13th to 17th 1862 by S. Howell Brown ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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English (16)