The Resource Letters sent from the Virginia Land Office

Letters sent from the Virginia Land Office

Label
Letters sent from the Virginia Land Office, 1913-1922
Title
Letters sent from the Virginia Land Office
Inclusive dates
1913-1922
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain copies of outgoing letters from John W. Richardson, Register of the Land Office, whose position had included the duties of the superintendent of weights and measures since 1867. The records include correspondence related to laws on standardization of weights and measures; maintenance of the grounds of Capitol Square and orders related to Capitol Square; a request to William Redfield, Secretary of Commerce for a copy of a speech; and distribution of information on county and city sealers. A majority of the letters date to 1922
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Superintendent of Weights and Measures. (Search Virginia Superintendent of Weights and Measures as author).
Member of
Action
  • Described
  • Revised
  • Revised
  • Revised
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 127
Citation source
Land Office Inventory
Label
Letters sent from the Virginia Land Office
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=lva/vi04850.xml
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Land Office record group (RG#4)
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid
Extent
.09 cu. ft.
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Secretary of the Commonwealth
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000486496

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