Join your friends at Hamilton and become a member today!
By joining at any level you will receive:
• The opportunity for pressroom rental, if proficiency is shown
• A monthly newsletter
• Invitations to special events such as workshops, lectures, sales and the annual Wayzgoose
• Satisfaction in the knowledge that you are helping support the museum
Choose from six different levels:
Student Level: $25/yr
Gothic Level: $35/yr
Roman Level: $50/yr
We will send you: One copy of our Specimen No.4 of the Hamilton Wood Type Archiving Program. Designed and printed by the museum using Appleton Coated papers, the museum's exclusive coated paper sponsor. This piece features Hamilton's Latin Extended which was first shown as wood type by Hamilton and Katz in their 1884 specimen book. Appleton Coated in Combined Locks, Wisconsin is the exclusive sponsor. Founded in 1880 they manufacture and distribute the Utopia and Curious Collection papers. Letterpress printed on Utopia U1X Matt 100 lb. Cover.
Egyptian Level: $250/yr
We will send you: A poster printed from blocks engraved by some of the finest engravers from the United States and abroad. Specifically done for the Wood Engravers' Network conference held at the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum in June 2011. Made from letter forms from a font of Hamilton type and printed 1 color on 13" x 18" Mohawk Superfine 80lb cover.
Aetna Level: $500/yr
We will send you: A limited-edition reproduction of Hamilton Wood Type's 1893 Columbian Exposition poster. Printed on Rives Deline paper and measuring 25" x 52" this edition, numbering 80 copies, was made from the original 1893 Plaque. This "ghost print" is the result of printing through a thin but durable film as inking the original type was not possible.
* Please allow 4–6 weeks for shipment of membership materials.