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
1813 January 6
Inclusive dates
1813 January 6
Title variation
Executive Communications
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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 various papers labeled "A" through "E." Enclosure "A" contains a copy of a letter from John L. Morton, Secretary of the State of New York, enclosing the report of the commissioners to provide for the improvement of the navigation of the state and remarks on the importance of the contemplated grand canal between Lake Erie and the Hudson River
  • Enclosure "B" contains a copy of a letter from Charles Simms, President of the Potomac Company, enclosing a report on the improvements in the navigation of the Potomac River. Enclosure "C" contains a letter from Richard N. Venable, President of the Upper Appomattox Company, regarding the practicability of connecting the waters of the Roanoke with those of the James River
  • Enclosure "D" is not included, but a photocopy was made from a copy in the Journal of the House of Delegates. Included is a letter from William Croghan on behalf of George Rogers Clark thanking the General Assembly for the sword & money voted to him during the last session. Enclosure "E" contains a copy of a order from Peyton Drew, Clerk of the General Court, to communicate to the Executive the decay of the proceedings of the General Court before the Revolution
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Action
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  • Described
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
Papers
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
8
Immediate source of acquisition
House Speaker's Office
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001515303
Type of unit
items.

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