Wesby, Joseph H. (Wor., MA)
Main Street, opposite the Head of Central
- Joseph Wesby was born Feb,18,1818 in Philadelphia. Learned bookbinding at
Lippincott and later moved to Boston and worked at the Bradley Bindery. In
1843 he moved to Worcester and worked at Hutchinson & Crosby. By 1845 he was
in business for himself Franklin Pierce Rice, "Worcester of Eighteen Hundred
and Ninety-eight", pg.793.
2.Burnside Building. ibid
- (1846) J. S. Westby, 102 Main Street. "This establishment is chiefly
devoted to rebinding old books, periodicals & co."the Barre Patriot,Barre, MA
Feb. 26, 1847.
4.1860. 387 Main street."Worcester of Eighteen Hundred and Ninety-eight",
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