The Resource Return of receipts and issues of military stores belonging to the state of Virginia

Return of receipts and issues of military stores belonging to the state of Virginia

Label
Return of receipts and issues of military stores belonging to the state of Virginia, 1782
Title
Return of receipts and issues of military stores belonging to the state of Virginia
Inclusive dates
1782
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a return of receipts and issues of military stores belonging to the state of Virginia between 1 January 1781 and 20 May 1782. The return enumerates the amount of brass ordnance, iron ordnance, apparatus for artillery, arms & accoutrements, ammunition, shells & cannon balls, and laboratory stores, intrenching & armorer's tools. The return also provides of whom & when these items where received. The return is signed and includes remarks by William Davies, War Office, and J. Pryor, Commissary General of Military Stores
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts. (Search Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts as author).
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The General Assembly passed an act at its May 1780 session creating the War Office to replace the Board of War, which was abolished. The War Office was itself abolished by an act of the General Assembly passed at its October 1782 session.
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
Return of receipts and issues of military stores belonging to the state of Virginia
Note
These records are part of the Auditor of Public Accounts record group (RG# 48)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
2
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
C. Lee Moore
Organization method
  • Organized into the following series: Return of receipts and issues of military stores belonging to the state of Virginia, 1782.
  • Arranged alphabetically by locality.
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001613720
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
p.

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