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Selected art related documents from the Pemberton family papers, 1766-1783

Pemberton, family


Collection Information

Size: 5 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Bills to James Pemberton from Richard Humphreys for silverware, Nov. 12, 1775, and from William Savery for wooden ware and carpenter's work, Dec. 8, 1775; bill and receipt to Joseph Pemberton from James Claypoole for gilding frames, Sept. 9, 1768; an account and bill from Savery to Joseph, Nov. 3, 1775; and a letter to James Pemberton from silversmith Joseph Richardson, July 26, 1783.


Microfilmed by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania for the Archives of American Art, 1955.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals in Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Pemberton family papers.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel P20 (683-685, 692 & 698) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Selected art related documents from the Pemberton family papers, 1766-1783. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.