The Resource Records of the Virginia Governor's Office

Records of the Virginia Governor's Office

Label
Records of the Virginia Governor's Office, 1948, 1970-1985
Title
Records of the Virginia Governor's Office
Inclusive dates
1948, 1970-1985
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Virginia Governor’s Office, Records, are housed in one box (seven folders). The collection is arranged by Governor: I. Governor Charles S. Robb, 1982-1985; II. Governor John N. Dalton, 1978-1981; III. Governor Mills E. Godwin, Jr., 1974-1977; IV. Governor A. Linwood Holton, Jr., 1970-1973; and V. Governor William M. Tuck, 1948. These records are select copies of Executive Orders and proclamations and are arranged in reverse chronological order by year. Some of the subjects of Executive Orders include: declarations of a state of emergency, primarily in response to natural disasters (Hurricane Agnes), fuel and energy shortages (including lowering the speed limit to 55 miles per hour), and drought (1977). Proclamations are primarily for holidays including Martin Luther King, Jr., Law Day, Mother’s Day, Yorktown Day, Veterans Day and Thanksgiving. These records were originally retained by the Virginia Division of Legislative Services
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Governor's Office. (Search Virginia Governor's Office as author).
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
Records of the Virginia Governor's Office
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=lva/vi00970.xml
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
  • Inventory
  • Inventory
Extent
0.35
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Tina M.G. Long, Virginia Division of Legislative Services
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001570747
Type of unit
cu. ft. (1 box)

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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