The Resource Leesburg and Snicker's Gap Turnpike Company records

Leesburg and Snicker's Gap Turnpike Company records

Label
Leesburg and Snicker's Gap Turnpike Company records, 1832-1857
Title
Leesburg and Snicker's Gap Turnpike Company records
Inclusive dates
1832-1857
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain letters sent, reports, lists of stockholders, certificates of stock subscriptions, and specifications
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Board of Public Works (search author as Virginia Board of Public Works)
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Biographical or historical data
An act of the General Assembly passed February 20, 1832, authorized incorporation of the Leesburg and Snicker's Gap Turnpike Company. Capital stock was set at $50,000, with the Board of Public Works to subscribe to $20,000. The act was amended February 24, 1834, to dispense with paving the road, and to use tolls collected to complete the road.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 303
Citation source
Board of Public Works inventory
Label
Leesburg and Snicker's Gap 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
55
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000485900
Type of unit
items.

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