1817.013: Substitute Resolutions to the Memorial of the Staunton Convention.

Published: 1817

Full Title: [Resolutions by way of substitute to the memorial of the Staunton Convention].

Author: Virginia. General Assembly. Committee on Staunton Convention

Place Issued: Richmond

Issuing Press: Thomas Ritchie

Description: Unrecorded


Offered by Littleton Tazewell, representing Norfolk borough, these resolves sought to create a board of revisors to address concerns raised in the Staunton Convention memorial, rather than call a constitutional convention; these resolutions were rejected, as was the memorial. No copy known extant; Thomas Ritchie, the public printer, was ordered on January 23, 1817, to print 250 copies of this letter for the use of the Assembly.

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