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Library Summary

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Type: Real
Size: Medium (101 - 500)

Rev. John Moorhead

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Library date
1774-06-07
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Library size (titles)
Library size (volumes)
~200
Sources
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Boston Evening-Post, 30 May 1774, p. 3
Newspaper advertisement for sale: Supplement to the Boston-Gazette, 30 May 1774, p. 3
Library notes
Advertisement text (Evening-Post): "At GOULD's Auction-Office, In Back-Street, On TUESDAY the 7th of June next, To be Sold by PUBLIC VENDUE, The remaining Part of the LIBRARY of the late Rev. Mr. MOREHEAD, consisting of about 200 Volumes of valuable BOOKS, both ancient and modern (many of which are in Folio)—Also, 200 Volumes received from different Hands, which makes a very fine Collection.——
NO Catalogues——The Books may be viewed next Saturday Morning ——
R. GOULD, Auctioneer."
Advertisement text (Supplement to the Boston-Gazette): "At GOULD's Auction-Office, In Back-Street, On TUESDAY the 7th Day of June next, Will be Sold by PUBLIC VENDUE, THE remaining Part of the Library of the late Mr. MOREHEAD, consisting of about 200 Volumes of valuable Books, both ancient and modern (many of which are in Folio) also 200 Volumes received from different Hands, which makes a very fine Collection.—NO Catalogues—The Books may be viewed next Saturday and Monday."
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Date of birth
1703
Date of death
1773-12-02
Gender
male
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