Minutes, January 23, 1836-September 13, 1849.


Minutes, January 23, 1836-September 13, 1849.

Volume records the minutes of the board of directors of the Literary Fund relating to the administration of the fund established by the will of Martin Dawson for the creation of schools in Albemarle and Nelson counties.

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Acts of the General Assembly passed in 1819, 1821, and 1825 provided for "clearing and improving the navigation of the James River and for uniting the eastern and western waters, by the James and Kanawha Rivers, and for other purposes." These acts underscored the economic necessity of improving the waterways for commerce. From the description of Transfer of stock book of the James River Company, July 22, 1823-March 11, 1846. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122632160 From the ...

Dawson, Martin R.

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