The Resource Commissioner, Maryland-Virginia boundary line records

Commissioner, Maryland-Virginia boundary line records

Label
Commissioner, Maryland-Virginia boundary line records, 1859-1861
Title
Commissioner, Maryland-Virginia boundary line records
Inclusive dates
1859-1861
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • These records are part of Auditor of Public Accounts. Administration of State Government: Officers of State Government - Commissioners
  • This series contains the following records: Correspondence, 1859, 2 items; Accounts, 1860, 5 items; Certificates, 1861, 6 items; Receipts, 1860, 5 items; Vouchers, 1861, 10 items
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928) (Search as Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928))
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Biographical or historical data
On 26 March 1858 the General Assembly passed an act authorizing the governor to appoint a commissioner who, in conjunction with a Maryland commissioner, was to verify the boundary between Virginia and Maryland. On completion of his task the commissioner made a report to the General Assembly. In 1860 the General Assembly passed a resolution which authorizedthe retracing and marking of the Virginia-Maryland boundary line on the Eastern Shore. The governor was authorized to send a commissioner to England to obtain documentary evidence of the boundary lines between Virginia and the states of Maryland, North Carolina, and Tennessee.
Citation location within source
entry no. 272
Citation source
Auditor of Public Accounts inventory
Label
Commissioner, Maryland-Virginia boundary line records
Arrangement
Alphabetical by type of record.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
28
Immediate source of acquisition
Commissioner, Maryland-Virginia boundary line records, 1859-1861,
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000484750
Type of unit
items.

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