Sanders, John (Boston, MA)

John Sanders

Bookbinder

Boston*

Mass. (1636) 1.

*Lawrence C. Wroth states that Sanders bought a shop in Boston in 1637. Where this information came from is not mentioned and it is not mentioned by others. (the editor. )

  1. America's first Bookbinder. In 1636 John Sanders, of Boston, took the
    freeman's oath and a year later purchased a shop. Hannah French, "Early
    American Bookbinding by Hand "from: "Bookbinding in America" Lehman-Haupt ed.
    pg. 9.
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