The Resource Executive Papers

Executive Papers

Label
Executive Papers, 1930-1934
Title
Executive Papers
Inclusive dates
1930-1934
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Executive Papers of Governor John G. Pollard are housed in 164 boxes. The collection is arranaged into six (6) series. Series have been designated for: I. General Correspondence. II. Miscellaneous Correspondence. III. Delegates Appointed. IV. Penal Affairs. V. Financial Records. VI. Personal. These records include applications, appointments, correspondence, extraditions, invitations, pardons, proclamations, reports, and requisitions. These records document the gubernatorial administration of John G. Pollard, 15 January 1930 to 16 January 1934
  • The General Correspondence are housed in 123 boxes and are arranged alphabetically by topic. Subjects include: Addresses and Statements, Adjutant General, Agriculture and Immigration, Apple Blossom Festival, Appointments, Art Commission, Attorney General, Budget, Buildings and Grounds, Busts in Rotunda, Conservation and Development, Corporation Commission, Education, Federal Affairs (Civilian Conservation Corps, Emergency Relief, Public Works, Reconstruction Finance Corporation), Fisheries, General Assembly, Highways, Invitations, Judges, Law Enforcement, Motor Vehicles, Penitentiary, Proclamations, Prohibition Department, Purchasing and Printing, Reorganization of State Government, State Art Museum, State Seal, Taxation, Unemployment, George Washington (Bicentennial Birth Commission), and Yorktown Sesqui-centennial Commission
  • The Miscellaneous Correspondence are housed in 7 boxes and are arranged alphabetically by correspondent or topic
  • The Delegates Appointed records are housed in 4 boxes and are arranged alphabetically by name of association or conference
  • The Penal Affairs records are housed in 24 boxes and are arranged by Clemency Requests, Requisitions, and Pardons
  • The Financial Records are housed in 6 boxes and consist of monthly statements by the Comptroller, Annual Reports, Bonds, the Executive Control Fund and Miscellaneous
  • The Personal records consist of 1 box of transitional correspondence (November 1929-January 1930 and January 1934)
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
John Garland Pollard (1871-1937), of Williamsburg, served as governor from 15 January 1930 to 16 January 1934.
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)
  • Unprocessed
Arrangement
Organized into the following series: I. General Correspondence. II. Miscellaneous Correspondence. III. Delegates Appointed. IV. Penal Affairs. V. Financial Records. VI. Personal.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
57.40
Immediate source of acquisition
Office of the Governor
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001520161
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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