The Resource Letters and reports from Virginia to England

Letters and reports from Virginia to England

Label
Letters and reports from Virginia to England, 1623-1636
Title
Letters and reports from Virginia to England
Inclusive dates
1623-1636
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Language
eng
Summary
  • Contains twelve letters and reports from Virginia to England, 1623-1636 found in the Public Record Office (P.R.O.), C.O. 1, vols. 2, 3, 9 and 10. Some of the documents contain signatures of the Governor and Council. A note as to the location of the items that are printed is written on the reverse of the prints. Photostat copies made by the Library from materials borrowed from the Library of Congress
  • Records include: List of Subscribers and Subscriptions for Relief of the Colony, 4 July 1623 (first page only). C.O. 1:2, no. 38. Published in Kingsbury, VIRGINIA COMPANY, Vol. IV, pp. 245-246
  • Letter of the Governor, Council, and Assembly of Virginia to the King in reply to Capt. Nathaniel Butler's "Unmasking of Virginia." (last paragraph only). C.O. 1:2, no. 20. Published in McIlwaine, JOURNALS, pp. 23-25
  • Signatures only of letter from the Governor, Council and Assembly to the Privey Council, February 1623. C.O. 1:3, no. 4. Published in McIlwaine, JOURNALS, pp. 26-27
  • Answer of General Assembly in Virginia to the Declaration of the state of the colony exhibited by Alderman Johnson and others. C.O. 1:2, no 20 II
  • A Brief Declaration of the Plantation of Virginia during the first Twelve Years, when Sir Thomas Smith was Governor of the Company and down to this present time. By the Ancient Planters now remaining alive in Virginia, July 1624. C.O. 1:3, no. 21. Published in McIlwaine, JOURNALS, pp. 28-37
  • Letter, 5 January 1636, Mr. Hawley to Governor and Council of Virginia concerning certain heads for a Commission for Virginia. C.O. 1:10, no. 3; C.O. 1:9, no. 33
  • Letter, 30 March 1623, Council of Virginia to Henry Viscount Mandevile, concerning tobacco. C.O. 1:2, no. 21. Published in Kingsbury, VIRGINIA COMPANY, Vol. IV, pp. 69-70
  • Letter, 4 February 1624/25, Council and Governor of Virginia to the Virginia Company of London, concerning Capt. John Martin. C.O. 1:3, no. 36. Published in Kingsbury, VIRGINIA COMPANY, Vol. IV, pp. 517-518
  • Petition, 1624, Council and Governor of Virginia to the King of England. C.O. 1:3, no. 42. Published in McIlwaine, JOURNALS, pp. 43-44
  • Petition, July 1624, Governor, Council and Colony of Virginia to the King of England. C.O. 1:3, no. 21. Published in McIlwaine, JOURNALS, pp. 25-26
  • Reply of the General Assembly of Virginia to the four propositions of the commissioners, 2 March 1623 (last page with signatures only). C.O. 1:3, no. 7. Published in McIlwaine, JOURNALS, pp. 38-39
  • Letter, 3 March 1623, John Harvey, Abraham Perfey, John Porey and Samuel Mathews to Sir Francis Wyatt Knight, Governor and General Assembly. C.O. 1:3, no. 6. Published in McIlwaine, JOURNALS, p. 41
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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
  • Stith, William. THE HISTORY OF THE FIRST DISCOVERY AND SETTLEMENT OF VIRGINIA; BEING AN ESSAY TOWARDS A GENERAL HISTORY OF THIS COLONY. Williamsburg: W. Parks, 1747
  • Kingsbury, Susan Myra, ed. THE RECORDS OF THE VIRGINIA COMPANY OF LONDON. Vol. I-IV. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1906-1935
  • McIlwaine, H.R., ed. JOURNALS OF THE HOUSE OF BURGESSES OF VIRGINIA, 1619-1658/59. Richmond: Colonial Press, 1915
Location of originals duplicates
Originials located in the Public Record Office (P.R.O.), C.O. 1, vols. 2, 3, 9 and 10.
Label
Letters and reports from Virginia to England
Note
This record is part of the Colonial Government record group (RG# 1)
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  • The Library of Virginia
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Inventory
Extent
35
Governing access note
No access restrictions
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001525263
Reproduction note
Photostats.
Type of unit
leaves

Library Locations

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