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!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1818 Jan. 19
Inclusive dates
1818 Jan. 19
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A letter, dated 19 January 1818, from John Randolph of Roanoke (1773-1833) to Edward Booker, reminding Booker of personal business between the two
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Biographical or historical data
John Randolph of Roanoke was born 2 June 1773 in Prince George County, Virginia and settled in Charlotte County, Virginia. A member of the prominent Randolph family, he was cousins with Thomas Jefferson and John Marshall. Randolph served in the United States House of Representatives from 1799 to 1813, 1815 to 1817, 1819 to 1825, 1827 to 1829, and 1833, and in the United States Senate from 1825 to 1827. Randolph was an adherent of states' rights and the strict construction of the federal Constitution. He died in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 24 May 1833, freeing his slaves in his will. Randolph was buried at his home in Charlotte County, and later reinterred in Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia.
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Vi
Form designation
Letter
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Gardner, Mary Ruth
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000499076
Reproduction note
Photostat (negative).
Type of unit
leaf.

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