California job cases

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Scope note
Wood trays used to hold moveable type. These are 32 inches long, 17 inches wide and two inches deep and are divided into compartments of various sizes to accommodate letters that occur more or less frequently. California job cases are arranged such that capital letters are at the right and lower-case are at the left. Special characters such as dollar signs or parentheses are in the top row.
California job cases
Accepted term: 17-Jun-2024