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1831 Aug. 26-27
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1831 Aug. 26-27
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eng
Summary
Letters, dated 26-27 Aug. 1831, from Governor John Floyd, Richmond, Virginia, to James Davidson, Petersburg, Virginia, written 5 days after the Nat Turner insurrection. In these letters Floyd assured the safety of the citizens of Petersburg, Virginia, stated that General Eppes had begun to dispell his army, and proclaimed that peace had been restored
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John Floyd (1783-1837) was serving as governor of Virginia at the time of the Nat Turner insurrection. Colonel Davidson was Colonel of 39th Regiment of Virginia Militia (Dinwiddie County, Virginia).
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Vi
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Letters
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  • The Library of Virginia
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4
Immediate source of acquisition
Rust, Richard, Mrs.
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000491935
Type of unit
p.

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