The Resource Miscellaneous unidentified accounts of the Auditor of Public Accounts

Miscellaneous unidentified accounts of the Auditor of Public Accounts

Label
Miscellaneous unidentified accounts of the Auditor of Public Accounts, 1775-1799
Title
Miscellaneous unidentified accounts of the Auditor of Public Accounts
Inclusive dates
1775-1799
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a various accounts, receipts, affidavits, vouchers, certificates, lists, and other sundry items that have been included in the Auditor of Public Accounts. Many of the accounts relate to provisions for the Revolutionary War such as beef & flour. Noteworthy are the following: a voucher for the impressment of several armed vessels seized by authority of the executive in 1781; a receipt signed by Dan Brodhead, Jr., for 480 pounds if beef delivered to Fort Nelson (1783); a receipt signed by Maj. J. J. Ulrich Rivardi for the payment of men belonging to a company of artillery & engineers in Norfolk (1795)
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts. (Search Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts as author).
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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 unidentified accounts of the Auditor of Public Accounts
Note
These records are part of the Auditor of Public Accounts record group (RG# 48)
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  • The Library of Virginia
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Inventory
Extent
31
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Series I. Miscellaneous unidentified accounts of the Auditor of Public Accounts, 1775-1799.
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001619574
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
items.

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