Penn Library Department of Special Collections

William Penn

Keffer Collection of Sheet Music,
ca. 1790-1895

Content and design by John Bewley

Collection History
Guide Statistics
Focus on Philadelphia
Composers Publishers Lithographers Imagesand Music
List of Topics
Related Resources

Philadelphia Lithographers: John Frampton Watson (b. ca. 1805)

John Frampton Watson was born around 1805 in Pennsylvania. In 1832 or 1833 he worked for the lithographer, M. E. D. Brown in Philadelphia. From 1833 to 1838 John Frampton Watson operated a firm with C. A. Watson. He continued to run a business under his own name until 1866.

Illustrations by John Frampton Watson in the Collection

Item No.TitleImprintPlate No.IllustrationThumbnail Image
Box 11a
no. 35
The Robin : ballad / by Eliza Cook and Stephen Glover Philadelphia : Lee & Walker, between 1849 and 1851 762 6 Color: six birds in a natural setting / J. Watson ; T. Sinclair's Lith. Sweet Robin


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