The Resource Executive Communications - Box 12, Folder 19 | Note that the original communication has not been found, so a photocopy was created from a transcript in the Journal of the House of Delegates

Executive Communications - Box 12, Folder 19 | Note that the original communication has not been found, so a photocopy was created from a transcript in the Journal of the House of Delegates

Label
1814 October 20
Inclusive dates
1814 October 20
Title variation
Executive Communications
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Language
eng
Summary
Contains a photocopy of a letter from Governor James Barbour, Council Chamber, to [Andrew Stevenson, Speaker of the House of Delegates], enclosing documents (#1-3) regarding unliquidated claims by Virginia against the General Government (enclosures not included). Governor also encloses documents labeled "A" through "C." Enclosure "A" contains a copy of a resolution of Pennsylvania requesting an amendment to the Constitution to reduce the term of service of the senators in Congress from six to four years. Enclosure "B" contains a copy of a letter from James Semple, Prince George, to Governor Barbour, dated 24 April 1814, regarding the difficulty in securing a prosecutor on the part of the Commonwealth due to inadequate compensation at $5 per diem. Enclosure "C" contains a copy of another letter from Semple to the Governor, dated 5 May 1814, regarding the difficulty in finding a prosecutor for the 2nd Circuit
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm
Cataloging source
Vi
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
Form designation
Letters and resolution
Label
Executive Communications - Box 12, Folder 19 | Note that the original communication has not been found, so a photocopy was created from a transcript in the Journal of the House of Delegates
Note
  • Executive Communications - Box 12, Folder 19
  • Note that the original communication has not been found, so a photocopy was created from a transcript in the Journal of the House of Delegates
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Immediate source of acquisition
House Speaker's Office
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001518068
Type of unit
6 leaves.

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