The Resource Commissioners of Roads, : certifications of work

Commissioners of Roads, : certifications of work

Label
Commissioners of Roads, : certifications of work, 1787-1822
Title
Commissioners of Roads,
Title remainder
certifications of work
Inclusive dates
1787-1822
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • These records are part of Auditor of Public Accounts. Administration of State Government: Internal Improvements - General Records
  • Series contains orders and vouchers for payments due local commissioners of roads for expenses authorized by the General Assembly. The vouchers include the names of persons to whom money was owed, the amounts, and the dates the vouchers were submitted. These records cover the following dates: 1787-1892, 1794, 1797, 1801-1802, 1812, and 1822
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
Before the creation of the Internal Improvement Fund and the Board of Public Works in 1816, public works were funded with appropriations from the General Assembly. Expenditures were accounted for through reports to the auditor of public accounts until 1823, when the office of the second auditor was established to supervise disbursements from the Internal Improvement Fund. Even after 1823 some reports continued to be made to the auditor of public accounts.
Citation location within source
entry no. 159
Citation source
Auditor of Public Accounts inventory
Label
Commissioners of Roads, : certifications of work
Arrangement
Chronological.
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Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Commissioners of Roads, certifications of work, 1787-1822,
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000484689
Type of unit
in.

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