The Resource Account book of purchases certified to the Governor for payment from the Virginia Land Office

Account book of purchases certified to the Governor for payment from the Virginia Land Office

Label
Account book of purchases certified to the Governor for payment from the Virginia Land Office, 1874-1880, 1886-1889
Title
Account book of purchases certified to the Governor for payment from the Virginia Land Office
Inclusive dates
1874-1880, 1886-1889
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • These records contain a volume arranged in columns listing the date a person was paid, the name of the individual, the nature of the service or product, and the amount paid. These services concern only the Executive Mansion and the Capitol. There are also several pages related to appropriations for specific projects, including repairs to state cattle pens, the conservatory at the governor's house, and the state court house, and for building urinals, as well as special appropriations for the library and the governor's mansion. Another section lists sales of the "Summary" in 1876. Two newspaper clippings inviting sealed proposals for furnishing coal for state buildings are pasted into the back cover of the volume
  • Information relevant to the Capitol police force, such as the names of men assigned to duty on Sundays and holidays and of men absent from duty on specific days and the reasons for their absence, is included for part of the period
Note
  • Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Land Office (Search Virginia Land Office as author)
  • Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Superintendent of Public Buildings. (Search Virginia Superintendent of Public Buildings as author).
Member of
Action
  • Described
  • Revised
  • Revised
  • Revised
Additional physical form
Microfilm available on Misc. reel 362.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 135
Citation source
Land Office Inventory
Label
Account book of purchases certified to the Governor for payment from the Virginia Land Office
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=lva/vi05052.xml
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Land Office record group (RG#4)
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid
Extent
1 v.
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Secretary of the Commonwealth
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000486416

Library Locations

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