1806.022: Proclamation Respecting the Uniform of the Militia.
Full Title: [Proclamation of the governor respecting the uniform of the militia].
Author: Cabell, William H. (1772-1853), governor.
Place Issued: Richmond
Issuing Press: Samuel Pleasants
Under the revised militia law of February 1806 (Chap. IV of the Acts of the December 1805 Assembly), Cabell was authorized to mandate a standard uniform for Virginia militia units; this proclamation constituted such a mandate, No copy known lacks colophon; Pleasants was ordered to print 1000 copies of this directive on August 9, 1806.
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