A Guide to the Virginia Council's Address to Lieutenant Governor Robert Dinwiddie 24 August 1754 Address to Lieutenant Governor Robert Dinwiddie, 24 August 1754 MS 1942.3.a

A Guide to the Virginia Council's Address to Lieutenant Governor Robert Dinwiddie 24 August 1754

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Manuscript Number MS 1942.3.a


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 1942.3.a
Title
Address to Lieutenant Governor Robert Dinwiddie 24 August 1754
Extent
2 pp; 31 cm.
Creator
Virginia. Council.
Language
English

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Address to Lieutenant Governor Robert Dinwiddie, 24 August 1754, Manuscript # MS 1942.3.a, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1942.

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Scope and Content Information

Address of the Council to Lieut. Gov. Robert Dinwiddie, thanking him for his affectionate speech at the opening of the present session of the General Assembly; also refers to French and Indian unrest and to Dinwiddie's recent trip to Winchester, {Va.}, to cultivate friendship with bordering Indian tribes. Dinwiddie responds, thanking the Council for its support.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693- 1770.
  • Subjects:

  • Governors --Virginia --History --18th century.
  • Indians of North America --Government relations --to 1789.
  • Geographical Names:

  • United States --History --French and Indian War, 1755- 1763.
  • Virginia -- Politics and government --To 1775 -- Sources.

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • United States --History --French and Indian War, 1755- 1763.
  • Virginia -- Politics and government --To 1775 -- Sources.