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The Story of Spencerian Script

For many years after America had declared its independence, English script was still the standard for all written correspondence. Strictly uniform and consistent, it allowed for almost no individual expression or style. 

Enter a man named Platt Rogers Spencer - when he introduced his "Spencerian" system of handwriting, it revolutionized American correspondence and communication in ways that still pervade our culture today. Click below to keep reading.

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