Drake, Brown & Co. (Hartford, CT)

Drake Brown & Co.

Bookbinders

Catlin Building cor Main & Asylum

Hartford

Conn. (1854-1858*) 1.

*in 1858  Drake Brown & Co. becomes Drake & Parsons.

(1848) Two apprentices of Brown & Drake were caught forging checks, The
Constitution, Middletown CT. Aug. 23, 1848.

  1. (1854):  Drake, Brown & Co.  Sydney Drake, Luther Brown and John  G.
    Parsons). Bound Webster's Dictionary.  Hartford Board of Trade, Hartford,
    Conn., as a manufacturing, Business and Commercial Center. 1889, pg. 98

  2. (1858) Large fire destroys the five story building.  One of the many
    business is  Drake Brown & Co. which sustains a $10,000 loss. Milwaukee
    Sentinel,Jan. 28, 1858.

See: Drake, Sydney for earlier history

See: Brown, Seymour for later history and images

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