The Resource Certificate of vote for President and Vice-President of the United States

Certificate of vote for President and Vice-President of the United States

Label
Certificate of vote for President and Vice-President of the United States, 2012 Dec. 17
Title
Certificate of vote for President and Vice-President of the United States
Inclusive dates
2012 Dec. 17
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This Certificate of Vote for President and Vice President of the United States of America lists the official votes of Virginia's electors to the Electoral College and includes their original signatures (3 p.). Virginia's thirteen electoral votes went to Barack Obama for President and Joe Biden for Vice President for the election held in November of 2012. Also includes the Certificate of Ascertainment for Virginia's Electors signed by Governor Robert McDonnell (3 p.)
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia State Board of Elections. (Search Virginia State Board of Elections as author).
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Additional physical form
Also available in digital form in
Biographical or historical data
Voters in each state choose electors to serve in the Electoral College. These electors meet on the first Monday after the second Wednesday in December in their respective states to elect the President and Vice President of the United States. Electors record their votes on a Certificate of Vote, which they sign, seal and certify before sending it on to designated Federal and State officials.
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 vote for President and Vice-President of the United States
Note
  • These records are part of the Virginia State Board of Elections record group (RG# 14)
  • This record has been scanned and is available digitally via the Library of Virginia's Electoral College Digital Collection
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
6
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
State Board of Elections
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001678258
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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