Messrs Pemberton: Letters received

Scope and Content

Letters to Messrs Pemberton (later Pemberton and Thrower), including copies of a memorandum and opinion by W.R. Cole, 1844, with a draft demurrer in the Exchequer.

Administrative / Biographical History

Messrs Pemberton was a firm of Cambridge solicitors, the leading representative of which was Christopher Pemberton.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Messrs Francis, Cambridge solicitors, May 1913, and removed from the Library Stamp Collection, 1981.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

There is an entry for the collection in J.H. Baker, A catalogue of English legal manuscripts in Cambridge University Library (The Boydell Press, Woodbridge, 1996), p. 629.