Perkins, Thomas (New York, NY)

Thomas Perkins

Bookbinder

27 Elizabeth Street

New York

New York ( 1810-1811) 1.

  1. Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand" from: "Bookbinding in
    America" Lehmann-Haupt ed. 1967. pg.108.

  2. same address. Stephen Smith, The Art of Printing Shall Endure. A Thesis
    University of Missouri-Columbia, 2007.

  3. (1812) 'Sixty Dollars Reward, Deserted from my rendezvous, New York Thomas
    Perkins, born in England,aged 27 years, 5 feet 4 inches high, light
    complexion, blue eyes, light hair is thick set, is said to have an Anchor and
    the letters T.P. marked on his right arm; by profession a book-binder-is
    supposed to have gone to Utica." Columbian, New York, May, 18, 1812.

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