Geyer, Andrew (Philadelphia, PA)

(Captain)* Andrew Geyer

Bookbinder and Bookseller

Front Street


Pennsylvania   1.

*There was a Captain Andrew Geyer in the 3 co. 4 Battalion P, Philadelphia Militia cir. 1785 Pennsylvania Archives, Hazard, Linn, Egle, Reed  & Montgomery, pg 1109.This Captain was born 1747 and died in 1833. Decennial Register of the Pennsylvania Society of Sons of the Revolution. pg 178.

1.(1768) Second Street, Andreas Geyer. : Charles Evans American Bibliography;
a Chronological Dictionary of all Books and Pamphlets, 1639-1820. vol. 4, pg.

  1. (1785) "Captain" was listed under title. City Directory, 1785,
    pg. 29.

  2. (1791) 82 North Front street: City Directory, pg .46. Not
    listed in the 1793 directory Listed at this address (in 1894) as a iron

4 . French lists Geyer on Second street in 1767 and on Front Street 1790-91. 
Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand" from: "Bookbinding in
America" Lehmann-Haupt ed. 1967. pg.112

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