The Atlas of the Rhode Island Book Trade in the Eighteenth Century
horizontal rule

Back | New Search | Map

Name:   William Hammond: rag collector

Location:   Newport: near Carr's Ferry Wharf
View on the map
Dates:   15 March 1787 — 1 May 1788
Latitude:   41.487125
Longitude:   -71.315666
Town:   Newport

The image in which Hammond advertises for rags appears in the 1 May 1788 Newport Mercury:

nautical books

Sources:   NYPL, p. 81
Ferries, p. 228
(Click to view Bibliography)
Precision:   neighborhood
See Also:   Daniel E. Updike: rag collector
James Helme: bookseller; rag collector

horizontal rule

footer About the Project Search Rhode Island Historical Society Browse Viewing options