Hot metal is still hot in San Francisco! The venerable firm of
Mackenzie & Harris, established in 1915, is the oldest and largest type
foundry in the United States. Also known as M & H Type,
it keeps current with printing technology by offering digital typography
as well as traditional lead typecasting and Monotype composition.
The company is associated with Arion Press, fine printers and publishers
of deluxe limited-edition books, and shares premises on the ground floor
of a large 1903 brick building, south of Market Street in San Francisco.