The Resource Executive Communications - Box 12, Folder 46

Executive Communications - Box 12, Folder 46

Label
1818 November 28
Inclusive dates
1818 November 28
Title variation
Executive Communications
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a letter from J. M. McCarty, Leesburg, to [Linn Banks], Speaker of the House of Delegates, regarding his inability to take the oath imposed on members of the Assembly because of a challenge issued to General A. T. Mason
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Action
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  • Described
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Biographical or historical data
A new election was ordered for a seat in the House of Delegates to represent Loudoun County as a result of the refusal by John Mason McCarty to take the oath required by the dueling act. George Rust, Jr., was elected in his place. McCarty killed Armistead T. Mason, his brother-in-law, in the duel at Bladensburg, MD, on 6 February 1819.
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
Letter
Label
Executive Communications - Box 12, Folder 46
Note
Executive Communications - Box 12, Folder 46
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Inventory
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
House Speaker's Office
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001519214
Type of unit
leaf.

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