. James Brown (1800–1855), employed since 1818 by William Hilliard, the Cambridge bookseller, was later the
founder and co-partner of the Boston publishing firm Little, Brown & Company (DAB
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2018.