William Bradford

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n William Bradford United States printer (born in England) whose press produced the first American prayer book and the New York City's first newspaper (1663-1752)
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Usage

In literature:

Inskeep and Bradford, New-York; and William M'Ilhenny, Boston.
"The Mirror of Taste, and Dramatic Censor" by Samuel James Arnold
There was but one bookstore then in New York; and but one printing office, which was conducted by William Bradford.
"Benjamin Franklin, A Picture of the Struggles of Our Infant Nation One Hundred Years Ago" by John S. C. Abbott
Bradford, William, an ancestor of N. W.'s, 3.
"Noah Webster" by Horace E. Scudder
Colden came to be a friend of William Bradford, as he had been of Hunter, and watched his work with deep interest.
"Literary New York" by Charles Hemstreet
Read of the leaders, John Carver, William Bradford, Standish, Winslow, and Alden, and of the first winter.
"The Complete Club Book for Women" by Caroline French Benton
After turning twenty-two, he was admitted, on proof and security, a citizen of Leyden, as William Bradford, Englishman.
"William Bradford of Plymouth" by Albert Hale Plumb
BRADFORD WILLIAM was born in the city of Philadelphia, Pa. on the 14th of September 1755.
"Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution" by L. Carroll Judson
One day, soon after the storehouse was finished, it happened that Governor Carver and William Bradford were both within, sick in bed.
"The Story of American History" by Albert F. Blaisdell
Printed and Sold by William Bradford in New York, 1727.
"A Catalogue of Books in English Later than 1700 (Vol 1 of 3)" by Various
Printed and Sold by William Bradford in the City of New-York, 1719.
"A Catalogue of Books in English Later than 1700 (Vol 2 of 3)" by Various
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In news:

James Madison to William Bradford, April 28, 1773.
William "Bo" Bradford's watercolor "October Road" was judged best-in-show at the 35th Mountain Makins festival in Morristown.
William "Bo" Bradford had life pretty much planned out.
With Thanksgiving right around the corner, it makes me think of my ancestor, William Bradford and the pilgrims of Plymouth Rock.
Bradford — Mr William J "Bill, Buff " O'Brien, Sr 94, a lifelong resident of Bradford, passed away on September 30, 2012.
Bradford — Mr William J O'Brien (Bill, Buff ) Sr 94, a lifelong resident of Bradford, passed away on September 30, 2012 at Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill.
Pilgrim leader William Bradford, later the Governor of Plymouth Colony, reading the Mayflower Compact on board the Mayflower off the coast of what became known as Massachusetts, 1620.
Perennial SciFi lover, Langley admires a favorite vintage Brick Bradford movie poster based on a comic-strip character created by writer William Ritt and artist Clarence Gray in 1933.
UTC end Josh Williams, Mocs wide receiver and punter Joel Bradford earn SoCon awards.
Mr Cooper started at the Justice Department in 1981 in the Civil Rights Division working as Special Assistant to William Bradford Reynolds.
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