The Resource Rockbridge County (Va.) Democratic Executive Committee Records

Rockbridge County (Va.) Democratic Executive Committee Records

Label
Rockbridge County (Va.) Democratic Executive Committee Records, 1901-1911
Title
Rockbridge County (Va.) Democratic Executive Committee Records
Inclusive dates
1901-1911
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rockbridge County (Va.) Democratic Executive Committee Records, 1901-1911, contain committee minutes, 1901-1904, and loose papers, 1901-1911. The minutes document the selection of candidates to run for local and state offices and the appointment of committee members for each election district in the county. The loose records are comprised of petitions, a notice encouraging Democratic voters to pay the poll tax before the upcoming election, resolutions pertaining to the selection of candidates and the management of elections, a sample ballot, undated; a pamphlet describing the primary plan adopted by the Democratic State convention at Richmond 1904 June 10, rules for the senatorial primary election to be held 1911 September 7, and a letter from the Virginia State Republican Committee, 1905 June 13, pertaining to plans to allow candidates of both parties to speak at the courthouse
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Rockbridge County was named for Natural Bridge, an exceptional formation located in the county. The county was formed from Augusta and Botetourt Counties in 1778, and another part of Botetourt was added later.
Cataloging source
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Label
Rockbridge County (Va.) Democratic Executive Committee Records
Note
The collection is located at the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions, and hours
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001628701
Type of unit
v. (152 p.)

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