The Resource Journal

Journal

Label
Journal, 1781-1782
Title
Journal
Inclusive dates
1781-1782
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records list payments for supplies, from the military store in Richmond, giving account number, name of account, items purchased and amount of payment. Purchases include tobacco, rum, canvas, hemp, and delivery of arms
Note
Forms part of the Commercial Agent records. Agency history VASV90-1943 gives an overall description of the records.
Member of
Is part of
Action
Described
Additional physical form
  • Also available in text form as Daybooks (VASV90-A2012).
  • Also available on Misc. Reel 634.
Biographical or historical data
The Office of the Commercial Agent was created by the General Assembly at its May 1780 session. The agent was responsible for the procurement of military supplies. At its October 1782 session, the General Assembly abolished the office.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Journal
Arrangement
Chronological.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
Restricted access: use microfilm
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000487261
Type of unit
v.

Library Locations

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