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William G. W. Price military commission

 Collection — Folder: S2579
Identifier: S2579

Scope and Contents

The one item in this collection is a commission as captain in the 139th Regiment, 20th Brigade, Third Division of the Virginia Militia. This appointment was made by Governor Johnson of the Commonwealth of Virginia on April 3, 1853.

Dates

  • 1853/04/03

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note/Historical Note/Administrative History

William G.W. Price served as a captain in the 139th Regiment, 20th Brigade, Third Division of the Virginia Militia. He took the oaths of office for his appointment on May 24, 1853.

When the 1850 census was taken of Barbour County, West Virginia, Price was a 21-year-old farmer with a wife, Elizabeth, and one child, Israel, aged 11 months.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Arrangement

This collection includes one item.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the Indiana State Museum.

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 1998/11/24 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2015/10/28 by Ruth Bogan.
Title
William G. W. Price military commission
Status
Completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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