The Resource Gilmer and Braxton Turnpike Company records

Gilmer and Braxton Turnpike Company records

Label
Gilmer and Braxton Turnpike Company records, 1854-1858
Title
Gilmer and Braxton Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1854-1858
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain letters sent, list of stockholders, and certificates of stock subscriptions
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Board of Public Works (search author as Virginia Board of Public Works)
Member of
Action
Accessioned
Biographical or historical data
An act of the General Assembly approved March 29, 1853 authorized formation of the Gilmer and Braxton Turnpike Company as a corporation to construct a turnpike road from Glennville in Gilmer County to the Weston and Gauley Bridge Turnpike at or near Bulltown Saltworks in Braxton County. Capital stock was set at $12,000, with the Board of Public Works authorized to subscribe at 3/5 or $7,200.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 264
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Gilmer and Braxton Turnpike Company records
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Board of Public Works record group (RG#57)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
22
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485572
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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