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Label
1804 January 25
Inclusive dates
1804 January 25
Title variation
Executive Communications
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a letter from Governor John Page, Richmond, to [Hugh Holmes], Speaker of the House of Delegates, regarding the renewal of secret correspondence begun by Governor Monroe to the President of the United States for the removal of insurgent negroes from Virginia. Enclosed is an extract of a letter from President Thomas Jefferson dated 23 December 1803. The President remarks on St. Domingo and the Louisiana Territory. Also included is a resolution dated 3 February 1804 by the General Assembly to continue correspondence with the President. The resolution is signed by James Pleasants, Jr., Clerk of the House of Delegates, and Theo Hansford, Clerk of the Senate
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm
Biographical or historical data
On 3 June 1802 President Thomas Jefferson writes regarding the resolution of Virginia to look for a proper place, specifically Sierra Leone, Africa, to send insurgent negroes. Jefferson also communicates on the subject of upheaval in the French West Indies (1802 Nov. 24) (See Governor James Monroe Executive Papers).
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
Letters, extract, and resolution
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
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Inventory
Extent
7
Immediate source of acquisition
House Speaker's Office
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001504842
Type of unit
leaves.

Library Locations

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