The Resource Applications for command of the guard at Warrenton

Applications for command of the guard at Warrenton

Label
Applications for command of the guard at Warrenton, 1827-1828
Title
Applications for command of the guard at Warrenton
Inclusive dates
1827-1828
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains letters of recommendation to Governor William B. Giles, Lt. Governor Peter V. Daniel, or members of the Council of State for individuals to superintend the arsenal proposed to be established in Warrenton. Includes a letter of recommendation from John Marshall for Col. John Kemper. Also includes a letter of recommendation from John Tyler for Richard B. Servant
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Governor's Office. (Search Virginia Governor's Office as author).
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
An act passed in 1826 concerning the Armory. Part of this act sought to establish an additional arsenal. On 14 May 1827, Col. John Robert Wallace wrote Governor William B. Giles recommending Warrenton as a suitable place for the arsenal. John W. Green & John Macrae were appointed by Governor on 3 July 1827 to examine and report on the most eligible site for the establishment of an arsenal in the town of Warrenton or its vicinity.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Applications for command of the guard at Warrenton
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=lva/vi03145.xml
Note
These records are part of the Governor's Office record group (RG# 3)
Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by applicant.
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Extent
.45
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Applications for command of the guard at Warrenton, 1827-1828.
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001676163
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (1 box)

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