Brown, Christian (New York, NY)

Christian Brown

Bookbinder

9 Division Street

New York

New York (1801) **.

  1. (1801) 70 Water Street,  On Jan. 26, 1801,  ordered Christian Brown, Bookbinder to be appointed a
    fire man on engine no. 3.  Minutes of the Common Council of the City of N.Y.
    vol. 11.  pg. 704.John Reid, bookbinder would also be a fire fighter. (
    address from:Steven C. Smith The Art of printing Shall Endure, Thesis for the
    Univ. of Missouri-Columbia, (pg. 186)

  2. (1805)  no.  71 Water street in space vacated by James Amory, whip-maker.
    New York (city) Gazette. May, 1, 1805.

  3. (1805) 71 Water Street and 137 Front Street **

  4. (1807) 23 Murray Street**

5.(1808) 71 Water . Longworth's American Almanac. pg 88
6. (1813) 47 Beaver Street
7. (1814)99 Pearl Street

8. (1815-16) 66 Nassau
9. (1817) 52 Beaver Street

10. (1818-19) 348 Water Street**
11. (1820) Water Street.   Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand"
from: "Bookbinding in America" Lehmann-Haupt ed. 1967. pg.104.

  1. (1825) 211 Water Street.  Longworth's Directory pg. 94. Same address in 1826,
    1827 Longworth Directory pg. 101.(1828)Longworth Directory pg. 144.

(1831-32) 211 Water Longworth Directory pg.153
14.(1832-33) bookbinder and Printer, 211 Water New York Directory , pg.170.

15.(1835)23 Ann Street. Longworth Directory pg. 121

16.(1837)73 Forsyth. New York Directory , pg.118.

17.(1839)Bookbinder and label printer,145 Hester near Bowery. Longworth Directory, pg. 123

** Register of Artists, Engravers, Booksellers, Bookbinders,Printers and publishers in New York City 1633-1820

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