The Resource This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Prince William County

This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Prince William County

Label
1891-1893
Inclusive dates
1891-1893
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bull Run Coal and Iron Development Company Minute Book, 1891-1893, records the meetings of the company's board of directors from its inception to its dissolution. Information found in the minutes includes date of meetings, selection of officers, resolutions, and decisions made by the board of directors regarding the purchase of equipment, selling of stock, collection of delinquent payments from stockholders, and other miscellaneous activities of the company. The minute book also includes a list of names of stockholders, the number of shares owned by each stockholder, and the address of each stockholder
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Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Bull Run Coal and Iron Development Company conducted business in Prince William County and Fauquier County during the late 19th century. It was organized in August 1891, and dissolved in September 1893.
  • Prince William County was formed from Stafford and King George Counties by a statute adopted in 1730, to take effect on 12 March 1731. The county was named for William Augustus, duke of Cumberland and third son of King George II.
  • Many pre-Civil War records were lost, destroyed, or stolen by Union troops in 1863 during the Civil War. Sixteen deed books and five will books are missing.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Bull Run Coal and Iron Development Company Minute Book
Location of other archival material
Prince William County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Prince William County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Prince William County
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Prince William County
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Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Prince William County Circuit Court
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001518558
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v. (115 p.)

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