The MLC is seeking help collecting, or borrowing and scanning historic monument industry materials. The MLC uses these materials to create digital fonts for the MLC Font Project, and write Historic Ar…
The MLC is collecting historical monument lettering and design materials with the purpose of writing educational articles for the industry and the public. The MLC is also using this information to provide the monument industry with historically accurate modern lettering and design tools, which might otherwise be lost.
Looking for Truetype or Opentype monument fonts? The MLC has been using historical materials to build modern versions of the standard monumental alphabets created during the past 150 years. See the Monument Lettering Center’s digital catalog and learn about the benefits of the fonts produced by the MLC.
The Monument Lettering Center is looking for help collecting historic headstone information and materials. Do you have any old letter sets, plates, brochures, books, trade journals, or lettering blueprints? Find out more about the specifics of what is needed, how you can help, and the Font Exchange Program.