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Journal

Label
Journal, 1776
Title
Journal
Inclusive dates
1776
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain information on procurement of supplies for the war and payment for goods and services
Member of
Action
Described
Additional physical form
  • Microfilm available on Misc. Reel 619.
  • Printed text appears in William J. Van Schreeven, Robert L. Scribner, and Brent Tarter, eds., Revolutionary Virginia: The Road to Independence; A Documentary Record (Charlottesville: Published for the Virginia Independence Bicentennial Commission by the University Press of Virginia, 1973-1983), 7 vols.
Biographical or historical data
The Committee of Safety was appointed by the third revolutionary convention of 1775 for the protection of the colony. It had the power to grant commissions to officers, to appoint commissioners and paymasters, to issue warrants for arms and provisions, to call minute-men and militia into service, and to direct the movement of the Army.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Journal
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
Restricted access: use microfilm
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000487315
Type of unit
v.

Library Locations

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