The Resource Proclamation of Lieutenant Governor Beverley Randolph

Proclamation of Lieutenant Governor Beverley Randolph

Label
Proclamation of Lieutenant Governor Beverley Randolph, 1785 July 25
Title
Proclamation of Lieutenant Governor Beverley Randolph
Inclusive dates
1785 July 25
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Language
eng
Summary
Contains a proclamation of Lieutenant Governor Beverley Randolph in the absence of governor Patrick Henry offering a reward of twenty pounds for apprehending John Minas of Halifax County, John Flowler of Albemarle County, John Lane of Culpeper County, William Delafield of Mecklenburg County, George Miles of Henry County, Charles Evans, a free negro of Buckingham County, and Jesse Tucker of Powhatan County. According to the proclamation, the first six have been condemned of a felony and received conditional pardons, while the last stands trial in October. The prisoners escaped from the public gaol in Richmond on 24 July
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Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Governor's Office. (Search Virginia Governor's Office as author).
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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
Proclamation of Lieutenant Governor Beverley Randolph
Note
These records are part of the Governor's Office record group (RG# 3)
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2
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There are no access restrictions
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Proclamation of Lieutenant Governor Beverley Randolph.
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001609519
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Type of unit
p.

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