The Resource Act of the Maryland General Assembly

Act of the Maryland General Assembly

Label
Act of the Maryland General Assembly, 1784-1785 circa
Title
Act of the Maryland General Assembly
Inclusive dates
1784-1785 circa
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a contemporary copy of an act of the Maryland General Assembly, circa 1784-1785, from William Harwood, Clerk of the House of Delegates, and Joshua Dorsey, Clerk of the Senate. The act addresses the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, asking it to appoint commissioners to work with the commissioners from Virginia and from Maryland in designing a road that would run from the headwaters of the Potomac River to the Ohio River. Includes the conditions by which tolls can be charged on the road and the conditions by which taxes may be levied upon goods transported along the road. Includes the names of Thomas Johnson, Thomas Stone, Samuel Chase, and Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer as Maryland's commissioners
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Act of the Maryland General Assembly
Note
These records are part of the Virginia House of Deleages record group (RG# 79)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.01
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Virginia House of Delegates
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001687847
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (1 folder)

Library Locations

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