Guide to the John Christian Land Deed, September 20, 1834

Summary Information

Title: John Christian Land Deed, September 20, 1834
Collection: AC.734
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 oversize folder)
Abstract:

This collection is a 12x14 parchment land deed with survey for 13 acres from the Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia Littleton Waller Tazewell to John Christian, dated September 20, 1834.

Creator: Tazewell, Littleton Waller, 1774-1860

Biographical/Historical Note

This deed is dated 1834, but the survey for 13 acres was made October 12, 1833 by virtue of a Land Office Treasury Warrant No. 6670 dated June 19, 1819, located in Tazewell County, Virginia. It is signed by the 26th Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia Littleton Waller Tazewell made to John Christian.

Scope and Contents

This single-item collection is a parchment deed for land in Tazewell County, Virginia made from a Land Office Treasury Survey No. 6670 dated June 19, 1819, giving John Christian 13 acres, signed by the Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, Littleton Waller Tazewell, dated September 20, 1834.

Arrangement

This is a single-item collection.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

This collection was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in 2003. Accession number AC.2003.056

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, January 2014. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.734: Land Deed to John Christian from Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia Littleton Waller Tazewell, Tazewell County, Virginia, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Land Deed, September 20, 1834 ACSC_Box Oversize 2