American Text

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What is the American Text font?

A condensed American blackletter designed for ATF in 1932 by Morris Fuller Benton; the face grows out of nineteenth century roots.

American Text Font families

The American Text includes the following font families:

  • American Text Std Regular

American Text Preview

Here is a preview of how American Text will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.

Is American Text A free font? Is American Text Free to Download?

No,American Text is not free to download. You will need to pay for it I'm afraid. Almost every font that we list on is a paid-for, premium font. We do have a Free Fonts section where we list free fonts that you can download. There is no point trying to find a free download of American Text so please don't waste your time looking.

It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find American Text for free. There's a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for American Text remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!

If you really want American Text and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)