Ross, Hugh (Chicago, IL)

Hugh Ross*

Bookbinder and Paper-ruler

Clark Street, Below Lake st.

Chicago Illinois.1. 

*perhaps Chicago's first bookbinder

  1. 1839 Chicago City Register. Only bookbinder listed in 1839

  2. Ross would partner with Ariel Bowman  in 1840. Alfred Theodore Andreas,
    History of Chicago: Ending with the year 1857.

  3. Partnership  is dissolved in Sept. 14,1843 and was succeeded by J. A
    Hoisington with place of business at 45 Clark Street. ibid,

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