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Tanner, Benjamin, 1775-1848

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Personal name headingTanner, Benjamin, 1775-1848
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Variant(s)Tanner, Benj. (Benjamin), 1775-1848
Tanner, B. (Benjamin), 1775-1848
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1775-03-27
Death date1848-11-14
Place of birthNew York (N.Y.)
Place of deathBaltimore (Md.)
Field of activityEngraving Map publishing
Profession or occupationEngravers
Found inBible. O.T. Psalms. 1805. The whole book of Psalms, 1805: t.p. (Benj. Tanner; Philadelphia engraver)
MWA/NAIP files (hdg.: Tanner, Benjamin, 1775-1848; note: New York and Philadelphia engraver)
The state of Rhode Island from the latest surveys, 1796: map recto (B. Tanner, delt. & sculpt.)
LC in RLIN, 12/8/88 (hdg.: Tanner, Benjamin, 1775-1848)
Appletons' cyclopedia of American biography, 1600-1889: page 31 (Tanner, Benjamin; engraver; b. in New York city, 27 March 1775; d. in Baltimore, Md., 14 Nov. 1848; moved to Philadelphia in December 1799 and aided brother Henry in publishing maps; established several engraving companies)