The Resource Transcripts of letters of the Governor's Office

Transcripts of letters of the Governor's Office

Label
Transcripts of letters of the Governor's Office, 1838-1841
Title
Transcripts of letters of the Governor's Office
Inclusive dates
1838-1841
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains typewritten transcripts of letters from Secretary of the Commonwealth William H. Richardson, Governor David Campbell, H.L. Hopkins, Governor Thomas W. Gilmer, and Acting Governor John M. Patton. Most of these transcripts consist of correspondence with Governor William H. Seward, Governor of New York, regarding the extradition case of Peter Johnson, Edward Smith, & Isaac Gansey, fugitives from justice charged with stealing a slave named Isaac from John G. Colley
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Governor's Office. (Search Virginia Governor's Office as author).
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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
Transcripts of letters of the Governor's Office
Note
These records are part of the Governor's Office record group (RG# 3)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
81
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Transcripts of letters of the Governor's Office, 1838-1841.
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001653137
Reproduction note
Typescripts.
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
p.

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