The Resource Petition

Petition

Label
Petition, 1677 April 2
Title
Petition
Inclusive dates
1677 April 2
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Consists of two photostat copies (positive and negative) of a petition of the inhabitants of the Parish of Blissland, New Kent County, dated 2 April 1677. The principal grievances concern heavy taxes imposed on the inhabitants, duties on ships, and the atrocities perpetrated by the Indians. Original manuscript in the Public Records Office, London (C.O. 1/39, f. 233-234)
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
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
Label
Petition
Note
This record is now part of the Virginia Colonial Government record group (RG#1) and filed with the miscellaneous state records collection
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
B.F. Stevens and Brown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001519265
Reproduction note
Photostats.
Type of unit
leaves

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