The Resource General operational records of the Virginia Treasurer's Office

General operational records of the Virginia Treasurer's Office

Label
General operational records of the Virginia Treasurer's Office, 1766-1920
Title
General operational records of the Virginia Treasurer's Office
Inclusive dates
1766-1920
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Language
eng
Summary
  • These records are part of Treasurer's Office. General Records: General Fund - Operational
  • This series contains records from 1766; 1772-1787; 1793; 1797; 1802-1803; 1807; 1814; 1820-1834; 1836; 1838-1840; 1842; 1845-1848; 1850; 1853; 1855; 1860-1867; 1874-1875; 1892-1898; 1903-1917; 1920, and undated
  • It includes: a) cargo manifest, ship "Matty," 1766; b) treasurer's accounts with tobacco inspectors, 1772-1777; c) treasurer's accounts concerning enlistment bounties, army supplies, civil expenses, etc., 1776-1777; d) letter from Robert Scot to treasurer concerning Scot's need for type metal to finish printing paper money, with a sample bill, September 14, 1778; e) receipts and vouchers, Illinois Regiment, 1779-1781, n.d.; f) certificates of state debt redeemed, 1779-1834; g) treasurer's account with escheator of loyalists' estates, Norfolk, 1780; h) account of military supplies delivered to Philadelphia, 1780; i) letter, governor to the treasurer, with lists of certificates issued on counterfeit vouchers, August 14 and 16, 1784; j) statement of claims of foreign creditors, 1786; k) certificates of stock of Virginia, 1814; l) authorizations to receive stock on behalf of the Literary Fund and the Board of Public Works, 1820-1822; m) account of John Preston with the state of Virginia; n) personal accounts of Jerman Baker, treasurer, and records concerning his misuse of state funds, 1822-1848; o) checks drawn on the Commonwealth Farmer's Bank, 1829; p) records of transfer of state stock, 1833; q) warrants of auditor and second auditor for receipts and disbursements by treasurer, 1836-1894; r) records concerning the reissue of stock certificates for the Board of Public Works, 1838-1840;
  • s) resolution of General Assembly concerning the Cincinnati Fund, 1839; t) certificates of bank shares owned by Virginia, 1839-1840; u) auditor's receipts for money received for deposit in the account of the treasurer, 1839-1840; v) records concerning the Washington Monument Fund, 1845-1850; w) records concerning renewal of 6% state certificate; x) state stock issued to the Commissioners of the Sinking Fund, 1853; y) mutilated and burned bank notes submitted in exchange for new ones, 1862; z) records of Captain W. H. Kirker, Assistant Quartermaster, C.S.A., 1863-1864; aa) receipts for money deposited for Confederate bonds, 1864; bb) obscene receipt, December 26, 1864; cc) indemnity bonds from banks receiving deposits of public money, 1865-1867; dd) checks drawn on People's National Bank, Richmond, Va., 1874; ee) correspondence of S. Bassett French concerning portrait of Pocahontas in England, 1875; ff) receipt and disbursement warrants for direct tax refunds, and bank deposit books, 1892-1898; gg) memorandum concerning interest on the public debt, October 1, 1893; hh) records concerning sale of stock to pay for publication of the journals of the House of Burgesses, 1903-1917; ii) coupons presented for payment, 1920; jj) check issued for payment of interest on funded debt, July 1, 1924
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Dept. of the Treasury (Search Virginia Dept. of the Treasury as author)
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Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 1
Citation source
  • Treasurer's Office Inventory
  • 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
Label
General operational records of the Virginia Treasurer's Office
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Dept. of the Treasury record group (RG #12)
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.83
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
General operational records of the Virginia Treasurer's Office, 1766-1920,
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000486363
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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