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*[http://www.andoverbookstore.com/History_Andover_Bookstore.html History of the Andover Bookstore]
*[http://www.andoverbookstore.com/History_Andover_Bookstore.html History of the Andover Bookstore]
*[http://134.241.121.88/ipac20/ipac.jsp?session=1147N9A0874F1.34424&menu=search&aspect=subtab783&npp=25&ipp=20&spp=20&profile=man&ri=1&source=%7E%21horizon&index=.ET&term=andover+what+it+was&aspect=subtab783#focus Andover, What It Was, What It Is. : 300th Anniversary, May 30 - June 2, 1946], 974.45 And, eighth section Andover's Industries and Business Houses
*[http://134.241.121.88/ipac20/ipac.jsp?session=1147N9A0874F1.34424&menu=search&aspect=subtab783&npp=25&ipp=20&spp=20&profile=man&ri=1&source=%7E%21horizon&index=.ET&term=andover+what+it+was&aspect=subtab783#focus Andover, What It Was, What It Is. : 300th Anniversary, May 30 - June 2, 1946], 974.45 And, eighth section Andover's Industries and Business Houses
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*[http://134.241.121.88/ipac20/ipac.jsp?session=1VO23D1142234.6117&menu=search&aspect=subtab783&npp=25&ipp=20&spp=20&profile=man&ri=&term=&index=.GW&aspect=subtab783&term=&index=.AW&term=andover+a+century+of+change&index=.ET&term=&index=.SW&x=0&y=0#focus ''Andover a Century of Change:1896 - 1996''] by Eleanor Motley Richardson, (974.45 Ric)p. 150.
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*''Andover Townsman'', January 28, 1954, page 3.
*''Andover Townsman'', January 28, 1954, page 3.

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  • Andover's First Printing Press was set up in 1798 by Ames and Parker
  • In 1809 Deacon Mark Newman became the bookseller to Phillips Academy. His bookstore was located on the first floor of the Andover Theological Seminary.
  • The Andover Bookstore is the oldest business still in operation. It is now located in Olde Andover Village.
  • In 1813 Dr. Eliphalet Pearson moved the printing press to the second floor of Newman's building.
  • The Andover Press and the Andover Bookstore evolved together.


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  • Andover Townsman, January 28, 1954, page 3.



--Eleanor 16:40, February 8, 2006 (EST)

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