The Resource These records are part of the General Assembly record group (RG#78)

These records are part of the General Assembly record group (RG#78)

Label
2006
Inclusive dates
2006
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Historic Furniture Report, Virginia State Capitol, is housed in 1 box and consists of three binders. The report is divided into two parts: House of Delegates (2 binders) and Senate (1 binder). These records include compact discs, photographs, reports and survey forms
  • The report includes: Description of Survey Process; an Historic Overview of the Virginia Capitol prepared by Gail Winkler, December 2003; Initial Survey Report; Desks; Benches; Dais; Future Maintenance; and CD's
  • The majority of the report consists of a Survey of the Furniture in the House and Senate Chambers, Virginia State Capitol, 15 November 2005, conducted by William Ivey Fine Furniture, Ltd. A survey report was created for each piece of furniture. The survey report includes: accession number, collection, object, dimensions, manufacturer, ate of manufacturer, materials, origin, accessories, labels or inscriptions, photographs and a condition report. The condition report includes: survey date, finish, surface, structure, replacements, additions, and alterations
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia General Assembly. (Search Virginia General Assembly as author).
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
  • The Virginia State Capitol Renovation and Extension was approved by the General Assembly in 2003. Outside construction began in April 2004 and inside construction in April 2004. The project is scheduled for completion in December 2006. The Virginia legislature relocated to the newly renovated Old State Library and Archives Building (now the Patrick Henry Building) for the 2006 General Assembly Session.
  • As part of the renovation, BCWH, a Richmond based architecture/design firm, was contracted to survey the historic furniture in the Capitol.
Cataloging source
Vi
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
Form designation
Historic Furniture Report, Virginia State Capitol
Label
These records are part of the General Assembly record group (RG#78)
Note
These records are part of the General Assembly record group (RG#78)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
1.0
Immediate source of acquisition
BCWH
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001544801
Type of unit
cu. ft.

Library Locations

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