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William G. W. Price military commission 1853/04/03

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S2579 (Text) 00000106200843 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1998/11/24 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2015/10/28 by Ruth Bogan.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: William G. W. Price military commission, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: 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 or Historical Data: 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.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the Indiana State Museum.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Price, William G. W.
Virginia. Militia.
Virginia > History, Military.

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