The Resource General correspondence

General correspondence

Label
General correspondence, 1780-1782
Title
General correspondence
Inclusive dates
1780-1782
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain correspondence dealing with the conduct of the war, particularily in the procurement of supplies
Member of
Action
Described
Additional physical form
Microfilm available on Misc. Reel 569.
Biographical or historical data
The General Assembly passed an act at its May 1780 session creating the War Office to replace the Board of War, which was abolished. The War Office was itself abolished by an act of the General Assembly passed at its October 1782 session.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
General correspondence
Arrangement
Alphabetical by subject.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Records of the War Office have been interfiled with the "Calendar of the Governor's Office Letters Received, 1776-1784," unpublished card file in the Archives Branch, by Daphne S. Gentry.
Extent
3
Governing access note
Restricted access: use microfilm
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000487316
Type of unit
in.

Library Locations

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