Alternate Gothic

Alternate Gothic is a gothic sans-serif typeface designed by Morris Fuller Benton in 1903 and released through American Type Founders. It was basically created as a condensed version of Benton’s Franklin Gothic. Alternate Gothic is used famously in the YouTube logo.

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Alternate Gothic Specimen

Alternate Gothic Type Specimen

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