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New York Doughnut Map

Contributed by Nick Sherman on Dec 29th, 2012. Artwork published in .
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    The New York Doughnut Map, published by All-You-Can-Eat Press, “includes a brief history of doughnuts, and features 35 favorite New York doughnut shops”.

    I was unable to identify a few on the many typefaces that were used on the map. If you recognize any of please feel free to share in the comments.

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    • Placard
    • Century Schoolbook
    • Futura
    • Sackers Gothic
    • Baskerville
    • OPTI Sport Script
    • Steelfish




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    5 Comments on “New York Doughnut Map”

    1. Dec 30th, 2012  5:27 pm

      The script for 'New York’ is (possibly altered/customized) Aktuelle.…

    2. Dec 30th, 2012  5:31 pm

      Credit where it’s due: I only recognized the script because Nick himself recognized it in the Gourdough’s identity.

    3. Rob says:
      Sep 3rd, 2016  7:41 pm

      I love this. Does anyone know what font the word 'Doughnut’ is?

    4. Luke Freeman says:
      Nov 3rd, 2016  10:54 pm

      Might be wrong, Doughnut looks like Steelfish by Typodermic.

    5. Nov 4th, 2016  12:22 pm

      Looks like a match to me. Thanks!

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