The hem of the back of the waistcoat is finished without the luxurious facing that backs the front. The side seams have a very large seam allowance, suggesting either that the piece has been taken in or that extra was provided in case it needs to be let out.
Gowan Pamphlet was a renowned Baptist leader who was born enslaved in 1750. Most of the details about his early childhood is unknown. He started his pastoral ministry in the 1770s. During this time, he was an enslaved man in the household of Jane Vobe, a tavern keeper who lived in Williamsburg and t...Gowan Pamphlet was a renowned Baptist leader who was born enslaved in 1750. Most of the details about his early childhood is unknown. He started his pastoral ministry in the 1770s. During this…
"His looks spoke out that he would not fear the devil, should he meet him face to face." Quote about a Scots-Irishman - waaay back in the day - 1700's or so. Fm "British Origins of American Colonists" Frontiersman with Pipe by H. David Wright - David Wright Art
President Lincoln's grandfather & namesake was killed by Indians while trying to tend his crops. The president's father, Tom, was a boy and was nearly kidnapped. His older brothers heard the commotion, came running to kill the Indians, and save Tom. All this happened outside Middletown, KY near Louisville in the 1770s.
[Screen shot] caught my first dragonite today in San Francisco. My Co worker wanted to stop for the blue dinosaur and by the time he came back to leave dragonite popped up right next to us! He was 1700 and 15/150