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 December 7
Inclusive dates
1812 December 7
Title variation
Executive Communications
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Contains a photocopy of a letter from Governor James Barbour to [Andrew Stevenson], Speaker of the House of Delegates, transmitting four enclosures. Enclosure #1 contains a copy of a letter from William B. Giles, Washington, regarding his conduct as senator for the state of Virginia in the U.S. Congress. Also included is a printed letter from Giles, dated 26 Nov. 1812, regarding the disapproval by the General Assembly of the conduct by both senators on the subject of the Bank of the United States
  • Enclosure #2 contains a copy of a petition from Sarah Easton & Dorothy Stover, the daughters & representatives of the late Col. Robert H. Harrison, seeking remuneration for his Revolutionary War services as aid-de-camp & secretary to General George Washington. Also included is a copy of a letter from James Monroe, 23 Nov. 1812, enclosing a certificate of the services of Robert H. Harrison
  • Enclosure #3 contains a letter from William Simmons, Secretary of War, Accountant's Office, regarding the expenditures incurred by the Commonwealth in complying with the requisitions of the General Government. Simmons encloses the account current of the state of Virginia with the United States. Enclosure #4 contains a copy of a letter from Capt. Van Rutherford requesting assistance for arming & equipping his volunteer company
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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, certificates, petition, and account
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
5
Immediate source of acquisition
House Speaker's Office
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001515022
Type of unit
items.

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