The Resource Miscellaneous receipts

Miscellaneous receipts

Label
Miscellaneous receipts, 1770-1783
Title
Miscellaneous receipts
Inclusive dates
1770-1783
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a collage of several receipts signed by prominent Virginia statesmen of the 18th century collected by Union Chaplain Rev. Philander Hatch Hollister of the 29th Regiment of Connecticut Volunteers following the Confederate evacuation of Richmond. According to a note by the donor, Gloria Hollister Anable, her paternal grandfather found the signatures in receipt books in the Virginia State House and sent them back home to Stamford, Connecticut. Included are certificates signed by the following individuals: John Randolph, Charles Tompkins, Thomas Jefferson, John Montgomery, John Marshall, William Wirt, James Monroe, B[olling] Stark, Edward Carrington, Robert Vance, John Washington, and Richard Lee. Most of the receipts relate to wages received in the House of Burgesses, House of Delegates, Privy Council, etc. Includes a black and white photograph of Rev. Hollister and a photograph of the original framed receipts collected by him
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
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
Label
Miscellaneous receipts
Note
These records are part of the Miscellaneous record group (RG# 0)
Arrangement
Arranged
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
12
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Gloria Hollister Anable
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Miscellaneous receipts, 1770-1783.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001623616
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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