Do you recognize this font?

Driving home from work yesterday, I got stopped at the traffic light at Sixth and Juneau. Looked to my left and immediately started puzzling over the font above the Johnson Controls Entrance. Anyone know what it is?

About Katherine Wikoff

I am a college professor at Milwaukee School of Engineering, where I teach literature, film studies, political science, and communication. I also volunteer with a Milwaukee homeless sanctuary, Repairers of the Breach, as chair of the Communications and Fund Development Committee.
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2 Responses to Do you recognize this font?

  1. James Houck says:

    This site will match fonts without much information. I did a cursory search
    https://www.fontspring.com
    link:
    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1mvcPjfzdoCxfjXMwqqsytKaig4PFJgHy/view?usp=sharing

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    • Thanks for the tip, Jim! I’ll check it out. There’s something vaguely “Cold War” about that font’s persona, for me anyway, sort of slide-rule-era computer with a hint of Soviet bloc😂

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