The Resource The Old Dominion in the Seventeenth Century : A Documentary History of Virginia, 1606-1700, edited by Warren M. Billings, (electronic resource)

The Old Dominion in the Seventeenth Century : A Documentary History of Virginia, 1606-1700, edited by Warren M. Billings, (electronic resource)

Label
The Old Dominion in the Seventeenth Century : A Documentary History of Virginia, 1606-1700
Title
The Old Dominion in the Seventeenth Century
Title remainder
A Documentary History of Virginia, 1606-1700
Statement of responsibility
edited by Warren M. Billings
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MdBmJHUP
Dewey number
975.502
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
F229
LC item number
.O43 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture
  • Billings, Warren M.
Series statement
Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Virginia
Label
The Old Dominion in the Seventeenth Century : A Documentary History of Virginia, 1606-1700, edited by Warren M. Billings, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; A Note on Editing; List of Maps; List of Plates; 1 THE BEGINNINGS; Prelude to Settlement; 1. The Rationale for Colonization; 2. Supplies the Colonists Took to Virginia; 3. The First Settlers; 4. Instructions from the Virginia Company to the First Settlers, November 1606; 5. George Percy's Account of the Voyage to Virginia and the Colony's First Days; 6. Some Contemporary Explanations for Virginia's Early Failures; The Struggle for Survival; 7. A Share of Stock in the London Company, 1610; 8. The ""Starving Time,"" 1609-1610
  • 9. Excerpts from the Lawes Divine, Morall, and Martiall, 161210. Sir Thomas Dale's Plan for Revitalizing the Colony, 1611; 11. John Rolfe Experiments with Tobacco Growing, 1612; Virginia Transformed; 12. The Beginning of Representative Government: The Virginia Company Creates a General Assembly; 2 THE EVOLUTION OF SELF-GOVERNMENT IN VIRGINIA: THE GOVERNOR AND THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY; The Governor; 1. Instructions to Sir William Berkeley, August 1641; The Council of State; 2. The Governor and Council as Court, 1674; 3. The Burgesses Elect the Governor and Council, 1652; The House of Burgesses
  • 4. Election of Burgesses, 16365. Freeholders Ordered to Meet with Their Burgesses, 1671; 6. The Evolution of Burgess Representation; 7. Control over Legislative Procedures; 8. Initiation of Legislation; 9. Control over Taxation; 10. Control over Local Affairs: The General Assembly Creates the County Court System, 1634; 3 THE EVOLUTION OF SELF-GOVERNMENT IN VIRGINIA: LOCAL GOVERNMENT; The Organization of County Government; 1. The Creation of Rappahannock County, 1656; 2. The Appointment of County Officers; The Growth of the County Courts' Statutory Control of Local Affairs
  • 3. Acts of the Assembly, 1642/3-1661/2The County Court as a Place of Record; 4. A Land Deed Recorded, 1638; 5. A Deed of Sale, 1664; 6. A Will Recorded and Probated, 1680; 7. Mary Allen's Power of Attorney, 1665; 8. Cattle Registry, 1665; 9. A Coroner's Inquest, 1647; The County Courts' Administrative Duties; 10. County Court Procedure, 1675; 11. Justices Fined for Failing to Attend Their Court, 1663/4; 12. The Regulation of a Public House, 1667; 13. The Care of the Indigent and the Infirm; 14. County Defense, 1674; 15. Tax Collection, 1672; The Problems of Law and Order; 16. Civil Justice
  • 17. Criminal Justice4 THE STRUCTURE OF SOCIETY; The Character of Virginia's Population; 1. An Excerpt from the Census of 1624/5; 2. Virginia's Population in 1634; 3. Sir William Berkeley's Estimate of Virginia's Population, 1670; 4. A Tithing List; 5. A Land Patent; The Willoughby Family, 1610-1699; 6. The Original English Residence of Thomas Willoughby; 7. Thomas Willoughby Arrives in Virginia; 8. An Early Land Patent of Thomas Willoughby; 9. Offices Held by Thomas Willoughby; 10. Some Debts Owed to Thomas Willoughby
  • 11. The Lower Norfolk Justices Appoint Thomas Willoughby to Recruit a Minister, 1655
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unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (432 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469600857
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000538148
  • (EBL)4321912
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  • (OCoLC)966768096
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse48350
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000538148
Label
The Old Dominion in the Seventeenth Century : A Documentary History of Virginia, 1606-1700, edited by Warren M. Billings, (electronic resource)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; A Note on Editing; List of Maps; List of Plates; 1 THE BEGINNINGS; Prelude to Settlement; 1. The Rationale for Colonization; 2. Supplies the Colonists Took to Virginia; 3. The First Settlers; 4. Instructions from the Virginia Company to the First Settlers, November 1606; 5. George Percy's Account of the Voyage to Virginia and the Colony's First Days; 6. Some Contemporary Explanations for Virginia's Early Failures; The Struggle for Survival; 7. A Share of Stock in the London Company, 1610; 8. The ""Starving Time,"" 1609-1610
  • 9. Excerpts from the Lawes Divine, Morall, and Martiall, 161210. Sir Thomas Dale's Plan for Revitalizing the Colony, 1611; 11. John Rolfe Experiments with Tobacco Growing, 1612; Virginia Transformed; 12. The Beginning of Representative Government: The Virginia Company Creates a General Assembly; 2 THE EVOLUTION OF SELF-GOVERNMENT IN VIRGINIA: THE GOVERNOR AND THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY; The Governor; 1. Instructions to Sir William Berkeley, August 1641; The Council of State; 2. The Governor and Council as Court, 1674; 3. The Burgesses Elect the Governor and Council, 1652; The House of Burgesses
  • 4. Election of Burgesses, 16365. Freeholders Ordered to Meet with Their Burgesses, 1671; 6. The Evolution of Burgess Representation; 7. Control over Legislative Procedures; 8. Initiation of Legislation; 9. Control over Taxation; 10. Control over Local Affairs: The General Assembly Creates the County Court System, 1634; 3 THE EVOLUTION OF SELF-GOVERNMENT IN VIRGINIA: LOCAL GOVERNMENT; The Organization of County Government; 1. The Creation of Rappahannock County, 1656; 2. The Appointment of County Officers; The Growth of the County Courts' Statutory Control of Local Affairs
  • 3. Acts of the Assembly, 1642/3-1661/2The County Court as a Place of Record; 4. A Land Deed Recorded, 1638; 5. A Deed of Sale, 1664; 6. A Will Recorded and Probated, 1680; 7. Mary Allen's Power of Attorney, 1665; 8. Cattle Registry, 1665; 9. A Coroner's Inquest, 1647; The County Courts' Administrative Duties; 10. County Court Procedure, 1675; 11. Justices Fined for Failing to Attend Their Court, 1663/4; 12. The Regulation of a Public House, 1667; 13. The Care of the Indigent and the Infirm; 14. County Defense, 1674; 15. Tax Collection, 1672; The Problems of Law and Order; 16. Civil Justice
  • 17. Criminal Justice4 THE STRUCTURE OF SOCIETY; The Character of Virginia's Population; 1. An Excerpt from the Census of 1624/5; 2. Virginia's Population in 1634; 3. Sir William Berkeley's Estimate of Virginia's Population, 1670; 4. A Tithing List; 5. A Land Patent; The Willoughby Family, 1610-1699; 6. The Original English Residence of Thomas Willoughby; 7. Thomas Willoughby Arrives in Virginia; 8. An Early Land Patent of Thomas Willoughby; 9. Offices Held by Thomas Willoughby; 10. Some Debts Owed to Thomas Willoughby
  • 11. The Lower Norfolk Justices Appoint Thomas Willoughby to Recruit a Minister, 1655
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (432 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469600857
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000538148
  • (EBL)4321912
  • (SSID)ssj0001591917
  • (PQKBManifestationID)16289742
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001591917
  • (PQKBWorkID)13762266
  • (PQKB)11175480
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4321912
  • (OCoLC)966768096
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse48350
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000538148

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