The Resource Fredericksburg (Va.) Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Minutes

Fredericksburg (Va.) Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Minutes

Label
Fredericksburg (Va.) Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Minutes, 1891-1892
Title
Fredericksburg (Va.) Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Minutes
Inclusive dates
1891-1892
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fredericksburg (Va.) Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Minutes, 1891-1892. The minutes document the founding of the Chamber, the organization of committees, and efforts to lobby the state legislature and U.S. Congress. Topics discussed include railroads, street railroads, and improvements to the river in Fredericksburg. The minute book also contains a newspaper clipping with a transcript of minutes documenting the organization of the Chamber
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Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Fredericksburg, in Spotsylvania County, was named for Frederick Louis, Prince of Wales, eldest son of George II. Fredericksburg was established in 1728, was incorporated as a town in 1782, and became a city in 1879.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Fredericksburg (Va.) Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Minutes
Note
  • This item came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court papers from the City of Fredericksburg
  • The collection is located at the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions, and hours
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Fredericksburg Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001612924
Type of unit
v. (20 p.)

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