Nesbitt, George F. (New York, NY)
George F. Nesbitt*
Stationer, Printer, Bookbinder
and Machinery cut Wood Type Manufacturer
7 Tontine Building**, Wall cor. Water. h. 170 William
New York (1839). 1
*Huttner notes that this 1839 listing is Nesbitt's (1831-1842) first listing as a Bookbinder. see Huttner pg. 166.
** The Tontine Building, built cir. 1792-94 would operate as a merchant association and as a coffee house. it would survive the great fire of 1835 only to be replaced, twenty years later with a larger building of the same name.
- 1839, Longworth New York City Directory, pg.488.
2.(1845) Nesbit & Lewis, at No. 11 Spruce street, was destroyed by a fire.
Sun, Baltimore, Oct. 22,1845.