The Resource Note that the original communication was not found, so a photocopy was made for this file from the Journal of the House of Delegates

Note that the original communication was not found, so a photocopy was made for this file from the Journal of the House of Delegates

Label
1812 January 21
Inclusive dates
1812 January 21
Title variation
Executive Communications
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a photocopy of a letter from Governor James Barbour, Council Chamber, to [Andrew Stevenson], Speaker of the House of Delegates, enclosing documents regarding the claim of the representatives of Col. Robert H. Harrison, an act of the North Carolina General Assembly, and the sale of arms belonging to the state. The Governor encloses a copy of a letter from James Monroe in support of the claim of the representatives of Col. Harrison for his service during the Revolutionary War. Also enclosed is a copy of a letter from William Hawkins, Governor of North Carolina, transmitting an act of the General Assembly of North Carolina ratifying the proposed amendment to the Constitution relative to titles of nobility from foreign powers. Lastly, there is a copy of a letter from J[ohn] Dawson inquiring on the number & price of arms to be sold by the state of Virginia. These documents were transcribed by J.W. Pleasants, Assistant Clerk of the Council of State
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Action
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Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm
Cataloging source
Vi
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
Form designation
Letters and act
Label
Note that the original communication was not found, so a photocopy was made for this file from the Journal of the House of Delegates
Note
Note that the original communication was not found, so a photocopy was made for this file from the Journal of the House of Delegates
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Inventory
Extent
9
Immediate source of acquisition
House Speaker's Office
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001513635
Type of unit
leaves.

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