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George F. Nesbitt
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Birth: Jan. 13, 1809
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 7, 1869
New York, USA

Famous owner of a vast printing-factory, "George F. Nesbitt & Co.", at Pearl & Pine Streets. He was the manufacturer of stamped letter envelopes for the U.S. Postal Department from 1853 to 1870. For a detailed description of his factory, where he made 150,000 envelopes per day, see the "New York Times", May 14, 1855 - Page 8.

He was the employer of the inventor, George Henry Reay.

Artist & Lithographer

Source of death information: "New York Times", April 8, 1869 - Page 5

Source of funeral information: "New York Times", April 11, 1869 - Page 5

On the Green-Wood Cemetery record he is listed as George F. Nesbit. 
Green-Wood Cemetery
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 68 - Lot 1627
Created by: NWO
Record added: Feb 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24353676
George F. Nesbitt
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George F. Nesbitt
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