May 1,not advertised before. Even so, Spalding was never able to convience either of the Patterson brothers to underwrite the publication of his intended book Vol. Hopkins in Pittsburgh in This collection embraces the plain excellent old Scotch tunes that have been but rarely published in this country; with others, very generally used.
In later years more of the process was automated and steam power ran entire paper-making machines. Thomas Scott, author of the commentary on the bible, to which will be added eight letters by the Rev.
One cent per lb. The advertisement Commomwealth essay the back cover of the almanac reads as follows: The design of the collection is to furnish the church with a cheap and useful set of tunes actually used in the western country. Apply at the premises.
Any person procuring subscribers for any of these works, and becoming responsible for payment, or taking them on his own account to sell again, shall receive gratis copies in the following ratio, viz.
Such an engine, at that early date, would have merely supplied the power to break down rags, flax and hemp into paper pulp. The 1st volume on the New Testament, is ready for those subscribers that take the work only on the New Testament.
Pittsburgh, October 23, It appears that Robert and Joseph Patterson Commomwealth essay eager to produce a considerable quantity of paper at their newly acquired Steam Paper Mill.
Solomon Spalding arrived in Pittsburgh shortly before the firm of Patterson and Hopkins broke up. It is in contemplation shortly to put to press, the following works, if sufficient encouragement shall be given by subscribers, viz. It is assumed that the Pattersons began operating their paper-making plant near Pittsburgh, as early as Pittsburgh, November 5, John Newton, addressed to Mr.
The callender pages are calculated by the Rev. Pittsburgh, December 25, The property will be shown, and all necessary information given.
George Evans advertisement began in the Mercury on Sep. This booklet was probably run through the press during October of and offered for sale only a few days before the old partnership was dissolved.
This book is in great demand, and it is believed it will meet with liberal encouragement. Hopkins betwen and Pittsburgh Steam Mill, the property of Oliver Evans and son.
The calender pages are calculated by the Rev. Ownership of this mill probably made the two brothers the major suppliers of paper in the Pittsburgh region. Any person, on the conditions of this advertisement, may proceed to take in subscriptions to any of the above works, and return said papers in all the summer of The latter watermark was in use as late as Extract from the first page.
The Patterson bothers Robert and Joseph, Jr. Although the Patterson brothers did issue several books in the first half of see their advertisement of July 22according to the above announcement, the brothers did not plan to publish their next selection of new books until after "the summer of The Christian Researches in Asia, by Doctor Buchanan, author of the Star in the East, have been received, and are ready for the subscribers.
Scott, during the season of his anxious and consciencious search for truth.
The Force of Truth, a faithful narrative by the Rev. Patterson, the present firm, who have on hand a very large and select assortment of Books and Stationary, which they will sell on the most reasonable terms.
His timing was not particularly good, especially since he wished to interest the firm in publishing his manuscript book and because the departure of Hopkins no doubt left the new company of Robert and Joseph Patterson without sufficient capital to invest in uncertain publishing ventures.
If Solomon Spalding was still soliciting the Patterson brothers to publish his fictional writings at this time, he must have come away from that promotional effort discouraged. The scraping of flax, to remove its unwanted "boon," is called "scutching" or "swingling. This valuable property being well known, a description is thought unneccessary.Vol.
XXIV. Pittsburgh, Friday, June 15, No. Patterson & Hopkins.Download