The Resource Governor's Records Pertaining to John Chew, Commissioner for Adjusting the Claims of Virginia Against the United States for Military Expenditures (War of 1812)

Governor's Records Pertaining to John Chew, Commissioner for Adjusting the Claims of Virginia Against the United States for Military Expenditures (War of 1812)

Label
Governor's Records Pertaining to John Chew, Commissioner for Adjusting the Claims of Virginia Against the United States for Military Expenditures (War of 1812), 1817-1820
Title
Governor's Records Pertaining to John Chew, Commissioner for Adjusting the Claims of Virginia Against the United States for Military Expenditures (War of 1812)
Inclusive dates
1817-1820
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains letters and financial records created and collected by John Chew. Chew was appointed commissioner to settle the debt owed to the Commonwealth of Virginia by the United States government for military expenditures during the War of 1812. The letters are from Chew to governors Wilson C. Nicholas, James P. Preston, and Thomas M. Randolph, as well as the state treasurer and the Office of the Third Auditor in the U.S. Dept. of the Treasury. The financial records include accounting figures compiled by Chew that document the debt owed to Virginia by the federal government
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation source
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
Governor's Records Pertaining to John Chew, Commissioner for Adjusting the Claims of Virginia Against the United States for Military Expenditures (War of 1812)
Note
Part of Record Group 3 (Governor's Office)
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
4
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Acquisition information unknown
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001621700
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Type of unit
folders

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