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Label
1806 December 10
Inclusive dates
1806 December 10
Title variation
Executive Communications
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Contains a letter from Governor William H. Cabell, Richmond, to [Peter Johnston, Jr., Speaker of the House of Delegates], submitting a letter from Christopher Greenup, Governor of Kentucky, complaining of the erection of a turnpike or toll gate on Cumberland Mountain in Lee County. The Governor encloses copies of various correspondence on the subject of the Turnpike on Cumberland Mountain from 12 August 1806 to 28 October 1806. Included are letters from Col. Peter Fulkerson, A[lexander] Campbell, Governor Cabell, Governor Greenup, and Nathaniel Hart. Lastly, there is a letter from Benjamin Sharpe to Maj. John Martin with a statement of objections against the Cumberland Mountain Turnpike by people living on the Tennessee Road
  • The Governor also encloses another letter from Governor Greenup inviting, according to a resolution of the Kentucky General Assembly, the co-operation and aid of Virginia in cutting a canal around the rapids of the Ohio River. Included are the following documents: an act to amend the act incorporating the Ohio Canal Company, the report of the managers of the company to the Kentucky Legislature, a printed communication of the managers of the Ohio Canal Company to the Speaker of the Kentucky House of Representatives, and a map of the canal by Jared Brooks
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm
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
Papers
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
6
Immediate source of acquisition
House Speaker's Office
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001507390
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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