The Resource Minute book

Minute book

Label
Minute book, 1779 November 27 - 1780 April 7
Title
Minute book
Inclusive dates
1779 November 27 - 1780 April 7
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain the actions of the Board, which met almost daily, to order the purchase of supplies, including salt, sugar, soap, leather, slaves for the Public Foundry, and clothing for troops in Georgia
Member of
Action
Described
Additional physical form
Microfilm available on Misc. Reel 638.
Biographical or historical data
The Board of Trade was established by the General Assembly by an act passed at its May 1779 session. The board not only assumed the duties of the state agent for obtaining military supplies, it also procured and stockpiled raw materials and products for public consumption.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Minute book
Note
This volume was restored in 1958 by the Newport News Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution honoring its fellow member Mrs. Maurice Bradley Tonkin (Nelle Richardson), State Regent 1956-1959
Arrangement
Chronological.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
Restricted access: use microfilm
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000487259
Type of unit
v.

Library Locations

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