The Resource Original unavailable due to conservation needs. Photocopy has been supplied in its place

Original unavailable due to conservation needs. Photocopy has been supplied in its place

Label
1814 Jul. 28
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1814 Jul. 28
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, dated 28 July 1814, from John Randolph of Roanoke (1773-1833) to David Parrish of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, thanking him for the invitation to accompany him to Europe, but declining due to the illness of a nephew
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Cellulose acetate lamination.
Biographical or historical data
John Randolph of Roanoke was born 2 June 1773 in Prince George County, Virginia, and settled in Charlotte County, Virginia. A member of the prominent Randolph family, he was cousins with Thomas Jefferson and John Marshall. Randolph served in the United States House of Representatives from 1799 to 1813, 1815 to 1817, 1819 to 1825, 1827 to 1829, and 1833, and in the United States Senate from 1825 to 1827. Randolph was an adherent of states' rights and the strict construction of the federal Constitution. He died in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 24 May 1833, freeing his slaves in his will. Randolph was buried at his home in Charlotte County, and later reinterred in Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia.
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Vi
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Letter
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Original unavailable due to conservation needs. Photocopy has been supplied in its place
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Original unavailable due to conservation needs. Photocopy has been supplied in its place
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  • The Library of Virginia
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1
Immediate source of acquisition
Garland, Mary
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000500033
Type of unit
leaf.

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