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Pemberton, Ebenezer (fl. 1747-1810) [Order]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.09835 Author/Creator: Pemberton, Ebenezer (fl. 1747-1810) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript note signed Date: 8 November 1797 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 8.1 x 13.2 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.09835 Author/Creator: Pemberton, Ebenezer (fl. 1747-1810) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript note signed Date: 8 November 1797 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 8.1 x 13.2 cm.

Requests a pair of "handsome shoes" for dancing and a pair of boots. Based on GLC02437.09831.01-GLC02437.09839 documents and notes, request is likely for Francis or Thomas Flucker.

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