Gideon French of Boston, Tallow-Chandler, 1784 to 1819
- Collection Name
- Old-Time New England
- Collection Code
- Date Notes
- Volume 50, Number 178 (Fall, 1959)
- Not much is known about Boston merchant Gideon French: only two printed records exist that confirm he ever lived. Six manuscript ledgers shed a little light on this colonial businessman, and Lawrence B. Romaine looks at them and they questions that arise from them.
- Full Article
- Collection Type
- Description Level
- Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 389
- Reference Code
Lawrence B. Romaine (Author)
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
- Publisher Series
Old Time New England
- Place of Publication
- Publications Referencing This Collection
(1959). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.
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