Brown, Samuel (New York, NY)
Printer and Bookbinder
Maiden Lane near the Fly-Market
New York 1.
* Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand" from: "Bookbinding in America" Lehmann-Haupt ed. 1967. pg.104.
(1760) Advertisement for the sale of land in the possession of Samuel Brown, Book-binder. The New York Mercury, March 31, 1760.
(1761) Catalouge of Ornamental Leather Bookbindings Executed in America
prior to 1850 pg. 99.
(1755) Became a Freeman October 21, 1755. Collections of the N. Y.
Historical Society, The Burghers of New Amsterdam and The Freemen of New York
1765-1866 pg. 183.
(1765) "Charles Morse moves to the house...being the second House above
Mr. Samuel Brown's Printer and Book Binder..." The New York Gazette or the
Weekly Post-Boy June 20, 1765. The Arts and Crafts in New York, The New York
Historical Society, 1936, vol LXIX, pg. 244.