Allchin, George (Philadelphia, PA)

George Allchin

Bookbinder

Black Horse Alley

Philadelphia

Pennsylvania 1.

  1. (1800) Philadelphia, City Directory, pg. 143. Same address in 1801, pg 114.
    In 1802 pg. 15. In 1803, pg 15.

  2. (1805) 313 High street : Philadelphia, City Directory (no page number) not
    listed inĀ  the 1806 Directory

  3. (1807) 60 North Fifth : Philadelphia, City Directory ( No page number)

  4. (1809) 17 Wagner's alley : Philadelphia, City Directory pg. 15. same
    address in 1810 pg 10.

  5. (1812) 262 Arch street,"George Allchin, Bookbinder and Gilder, No. 262,
    Arch -street, continues to gild the edges of books, letter, and filigree
    paper, visiting cards, &c. &c. paper, cards, &c. blacked for mourning."
    :Spirit of the press Philadelphia Pennsylvania, Aug. 1812.

  6. ( 1819) 13 High Street. Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand"
    from: "Bookbinding in America" Lehmann-Haupt ed. 1967. pg.110.

  7. (1825) 163 Vine st. , The only other Allchin listed is Lucy, a bookseller
    20 Carter's alley. Philadelphia Directory and Strangers Guide

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