The Resource El Dorado Turnpike Company records

El Dorado Turnpike Company records

Label
El Dorado Turnpike Company records, 1858-1860, 1866
Title
El Dorado Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1858-1860, 1866
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The records contain letters sent, lists of stockholders, and certificates of stock subscriptions
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Board of Public Works (search author as Virginia Board of Public Works)
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Action
Accessioned
Biographical or historical data
An act of the General Assembly approved February 18, 1854 authorized formation of the El Dorado Turnpike Company to construct a turnpike from Culpeper courthouse to some point on the Sperryville and Rappahannock Road at or near Gaines Crossroads. The road was divided into two sections, with the first from the courthouse to where Castleton and Spring Valley Road strikes the Richmond Road, and the second, from that point to the terminus in Rappahannock County.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 242
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
El Dorado Turnpike Company records
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Board of Public Works record group (RG#57)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
16
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485433
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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