Swain, William (New York, NY)
17 Henry Street
New York ( 1820) 2.
1.(1805) William Swain, of New York, is awarded the gold medal, for binding in
American leather, from the American Company of Book-sellers. Dodd, Mead and
Co.,The Bookman, vol XVI, Aug. 1902- Feb.1903, pg.170.
2. Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand" from: "Bookbinding in
America" Lehmann-Haupt ed. 1967. pg.109