The Resource Fairfax County, Virginia

Fairfax County, Virginia

Label
Fairfax County, Virginia, 1803-1826
Title remainder
Fairfax County, Virginia
Inclusive dates
1803-1826
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letterbook, 1803-1826, of John H. Dye (d. ca. 1827) of Fairfax County, Virginia containing copies of his letters to various individuals concerning his business, legal and financial affairs; his land transactions; his interest in moving to Missouri or Arkansas; militia matters, including a return for the 1st battalion, 60th Virginia militia; an 21 April 1825 letter to Thomas Jefferson concerning a possible state constitutional convention; and accounts for purchases of food and other supplies. There are two copies of this letterbook
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
John H. Dye was a businessman who lived in Fairfax County, Virginia, and who was active in the Virginia militia. He died by March 1827 when his estate was inventoried for the Fairfax County court.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letterbook,
Label
Fairfax County, Virginia
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
61
Immediate source of acquisition
Jeter, G. Duane
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000488813
Reproduction note
Photocopies and optical scanned copies.
Type of unit
leaves.

Library Locations

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