Matthews, William (New York, NY)
New York (1846) 1.
b. Scotland 1822 and apprenticed with a London bookbinder. He came to NY
in 1843 and opened up his own bindery in 1846. From 1854-1890 was in charge
of the bindery at D. Appleton. Author of "Modern Book-binding Practically
Considered" and an early member of the Grolier Club. The Bookman vol. XVI ,
Aug 1902-Feb 1903 pg. 175
1854-1890 head of the bindery at D. Appleton & Co.. ibid