The Resource Peter Penet, : records

Peter Penet, : records

Label
Peter Penet, : records, 1781-1782
Title
Peter Penet,
Title remainder
records
Inclusive dates
1781-1782
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • These records are part of Auditor of Public Accounts. Office Records: Records of the Solicitor General
  • This series contains letters to and from Penet regarding his activities as agent, copies of bills of lading and exchange, and correspondence concerning his dismissal and the collection of the debt due the state
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928) (Search as Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928))
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Biographical or historical data
Peter Penet served as agent for Virginia in France during the revolutionary war. He was dismissed when a bill of exchange for ten thousand livres was returned for nonpayment. Because the state already had paid this bill the matter was turned over to the solicitor general for settlement and collection.
Cataloging source
Vi
Citation location within source
entry no. 20
Citation source
Auditor of Public Accounts inventory
Label
Peter Penet, : records
Arrangement
Chronological.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
18
Immediate source of acquisition
Peter Penet, records, 1781-1782,
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000485392
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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