The Resource Certificate of the accounts due Virginia from the United States

Certificate of the accounts due Virginia from the United States

Label
Certificate of the accounts due Virginia from the United States, 1786
Title
Certificate of the accounts due Virginia from the United States
Inclusive dates
1786
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains an unsigned certificate regarding the account purporting to be the Commonwealth of Virginia's account against the United States for expensitures incurred during the late war with Great Britain
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts. (Search Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts as author).
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Congress passed an act on 20 February 1782 for the settlement of accounts between the United States and the several states for expenses incurred during the Revolutionary War. Zephaniah Turner, a citizen of Maryland, was nominated by Robert Morris, Office of Finance, as commissioner for the settlement of accounts between the United States and Virginia. Turner took the oath of office on 22 September 1783.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Label
Certificate of the accounts due Virginia from the United States
Note
These records are part of the Auditor of Public Accounts record group (RG# 48)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
2
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
C. Lee Moore
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Certificate of the accounts due Virginia from the United States, 1786.
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001614733
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
p.

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