Posts Tagged ‘Earnest Elmo Calkins’

May 18

On this day just sixty years after Earnest Elmo Calkins set (and promptly pied) his first line of type in 1890, he received the medal of the American Institute of Graphic Arts, with the following citation: “To Earnest Elmo Calkins, Printer Writer, Collector, Dean of Advertising Men; Founder of the Advertising Agency As we know [...]