The Resource Exchange preemption warrants, nos. 1-404, from the Virginia Land Office

Exchange preemption warrants, nos. 1-404, from the Virginia Land Office

Label
Exchange preemption warrants, nos. 1-404, from the Virginia Land Office, 1780-1808
Title
Exchange preemption warrants, nos. 1-404, from the Virginia Land Office
Inclusive dates
1780-1808
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain original preemption warrants which were returned to the Land Office for exchange. Dated and signed by the register of the Land Office, they contain the name of the claimant and record the amount of land due and the reason why it is due. In some instances, supplemental papers of explanation pertaining to the exchange accompany the warrant. These records cover the period from 1780 Mar 8 - 1808 Dec 9
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Land Office (Search Virginia Land Office as author).
Member of
Action
  • Described
  • Revised
  • Revised
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 39
Citation source
Land Office Inventory
Label
Exchange preemption warrants, nos. 1-404, from the Virginia Land Office
Note
  • Although evidence exists that a register in which these warrants were recorded was maintained by the Land Office, no such register was transferred to the Virginia State Library in 1948
  • These records are part of the Virginia Land Office record group (RG#4)
Arrangement
Arranged numerically.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.22
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Secretary of the Commonwealth
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000486322
Type of unit
cu. ft.

Library Locations

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