Found 3 collections related to Publishers

Jones, George, 1811-1891
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 22990
.63 linear feet (2 boxes)
George Jones (1811-1891) was the first publisher of the New York Times. He founded the New-York Daily Times in 1851 with Henry J. Raymond and Edward B. Wesley. After Raymond's death in 1869, Jones took over the editorship of the paper. The... more
Watson, Jeannette (Bookstore owner)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 17777
7.89 linear feet (13 boxes, 3 volumes, 1 oversize folder); 216 computer files; 53.89 Megabytes
Jeannette Watson owned two independent bookstores on Manhattan's Upper East Side, most notably Books & Co., a literary mainstay from 1977 until its closure in 1997. The Jeannette Watson papers (1977-2011) document her time as a bookseller and... more
Munsell, Joel, 1808-1880
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 24504
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Joel Munsell (1808-1880) was a publisher in Albany, New York. The collection comprises four letters regarding Joel Munsell's publication of The Wetmore Family of America by James C. Wetmore of Columbus, Ohio. These are: a letter from the author... more