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A correspondent working a music manuscript of Tayner Taylor (1747-1825) has
written to ask me about a paper stock in the MS.  The watermark, which
occurs at the fore-edge of a (presumably quarto) leaf is "S & Co."  He
wonders if it might be from the Chambersburg, PA mill recorded by Gravell
and Miller.  I have placed a scan of his faxed tracing at


In the hopes that someone on this list might be more knowledgable about
this than I.

Thanks for any help you might provide.

Dan Mosser <dmosser@vt.edu>          Dept. of English
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FAX:  (540) 231-5692                 Blacksburg, VA 24061-0112

The Watermark Initiative was created by

Robert W. Allison
Dept. of Philosophy & Religion, Bates College and

James Hart
Information Services, Bates College Lewiston, Maine, 04240