Type Directors Club, international organization for the promotion of typography, established in 1956. In 1960, Beatrice Warde became its first female member.
Since its founding, the TDC has sponsored competitions, seminars, lectures and publications. In 1966, it planned a a field trip to London and Paris. Ismar David was among the 32 members who, with their families, participated. The TDC organized The Art and Science of Typography: An International Seminar of Typographic Design in 1958.