Item No: frkm112000
Title: Shoemaker Account Book, 1841-1848
Wove paper; ink
J U & Co in outlined letters; Jacob Ulrick; p. 3 flyleaf; center and lower third of page
Account book (Kontobuch)
Rare Book Department
Quarter leather with pressed paper boards
Fig. 593; J U & Co in outline; Joseph Downs Manuscript Collection, Winterthur Museum, Winterthur, Delaware; Schuylkill County, PA, 1829, Jacob Ulrick Papermill, Muddy Run, Upper Oxford Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Documents watermarked J U & Co dated as late as 1829 have been found (Thomas Gravell: 129, 312).
On pastedown: Conrad August 29 1850/ Commenct Shoemakang
Borneman, Henry S. (1870-1955; ; Melot, John
John Balston, The Whatmans and Wove Paper, Its Invention and Development in the West (West Farleigh, Kent: J. N. Balston, 1998).
Thomas L. Gravell, George Miller and Elizabeth Walsh, American Watermarks 1690-1835 (New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press, 2002), Fig. 593,129; PM-204, 312.
Dard Hunter, Papermaking in Pioneer America (Philadelphia, Pa: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1952).
Wikipedia: Shoemaking [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shoemaking].
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FLP Borneman Ms. 112
John Melot - Author
John Melot - Scrivener