The Resource Executive Papers

Executive Papers

Label
Executive Papers, 1926-1930
Title
Executive Papers
Inclusive dates
1926-1930
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Executive Papers of Governor Harry F. Byrd are housed in 116 boxes. The collection is arranaged into six (6) series. Series have been designated for: I. General Correspondence. II. Miscellaneous Correspondence. III. Pardons. IV. Requisitions. V. Conferences. VI. Financial Affairs. These records include applications, appointments, correspondence, extraditions, invitations, pardons, reports, and requisitions. These records document the gubernatorial administration of Harry F. Byrd, 1 February 1926 to 15 January 1930
  • The General Correspondence are housed in 69 boxes and are arranged alphabetically by topic. Subjects include: Addresses and Statements, Adjutant General, Apple Blossom Festival, Appointments, Attorney General, Aviation, Capitol Square, Conservation and Development, Corporation Commission, Education, Fisheries, Gas Tax, General Assembly, Highways, Invitations, Judges, Robert E. Lee (Statue in State Capitol), Motor Vehicles, Penitentiary, Prohibition Department, Reorganization of State Government, and Taxation
  • The Miscellaneous Correspondence are housed in 13 boxes and are arranged alphabetically by correspondent or topic
  • The Pardons are housed in 21 boxes and are arranged alphabetically by name of prisoner. Also included are letters from prisoners
  • The Requisitions are housed in 8 boxes and are arranged alphabetically by name of prisoner
  • The Conference records are housed in 4 boxes and are arranged alphabetically by name of conference
  • The Financial Affairs series is housed in 1 box
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Accessioned
Biographical or historical data
Harry Flood Byrd (1887-1966), of Winchester, served as governor from 1 February 1926 to 15 January 1930.
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
Location of other archival material
Library of Virginia,
Label
Executive Papers
Note
  • These records are part of the Governor's Office record group (RG#3)
  • Accession 29523 was added to Gover Harry F. Byrd's Executive Papers under Acc. 22561
  • Unprocessed
Arrangement
Organized into the following series: I. General Correspondence. II. Miscellaneous Correspondence. III. Pardons. IV. Requisitions. V. Conferences. VI. Finanical Affairs.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
40.60
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth
  • Governor's Office
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001520083
Type of unit
cu. ft.

Library Locations

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