Biographies

    Adams

    Partner of printer & publisher John Wise (455) in Staunton's Virginia Gazette in late 1796.

    Lewis Adams

    Partner in Richmond bookstore with William Prichard (343) in 1808-09; on own until 1816.

    Robert Adrian

    Employee in Alexandria bookstore of Peter Cottom (107) & John A. Stewart (402) in 1806.

    John Alburtis

    Founder of the Martinsburg Gazette in 1799 and its proprietor until late 1822; previously journeyman in the Martinsburg office of Nathaniel Willis (449).

    William Baron Allegre

    Richmond-based journeyman and job printer between 1785 and about 1820.

    Rev. Benjamin Allen

    Publisher of The Layman's Magazine (1815-16) at Martinsburg with John Alburtis (004).

    William Allen

    Employee in the Richmond printing office of James Hayes (207) in 1786.

    David Ammen

    Publisher of first newspaper in Botetourt County, The Herald of Virginia (1800), a short-lived joint venture with his eldest brother John Ammen (009).

    John Ammen

    Publisher of first newspaper in Botetourt County, The Herald of Virginia (1800), a short-lived joint venture with his youngest brother David Ammen (008).

    John Anderson

    Journeyman in the Norfolk Gazette and Publick Ledger office of William Davis (127) in 1809.

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