in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Slavery and Abolition of Slavery; Publishing. 1015 words.
Jewett, John Punchard (16 August 1814–14 May 1884), publisher and antislavery activist, was born in Lebanon, Maine, the son of the Reverend Paul Jewett and Eleanor Masury Punchard. Jewett...