Story: Churchward, Joseph

Churchward 69

The alphabet and other type characters in Churchward 69 font, displayed in white against a black background

Typeface ‘Churchward 69’, one of type designer Joseph Churchward’s most successful designs, which brought him to international prominence. 

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How to cite this page:

Safua Akeli Amaama. 'Churchward, Joseph', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2021. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 13 August 2022)