Lewisburg convention.

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Corporate author / creator:Virginia. Governor (1843-1846 : McDowell)
Imprint:[Richmond, Va.] : [Samuel Shepherd, printer to the Commonwealth], [1843]
Description:1 online resource (8 pages).
Series:Doc. ; No. 29
House document (Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates) ; 1842-43 session, no. 29.
Subject:Representative government and representation -- Virginia.
Apportionment (Election law) -- Virginia.
Apportionment (Election law)
Representative government and representation.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11895182
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Varying Form of Title:Proceedings of the convention, Lewisburg, Aug. 1, 1842
Notes:Description based on online resource; title from PDF caption title (LLMC Digital, viewed May 2, 2019).
Summary:Proceedings of the Lewisburg Convention, from August 1-3, 1842 and submitted along with a petition to the General Assembly. The petition from the citizens of Greenbrier County requested a law to call a full convention to amend the Virginia Constitution which would equalize the representation in the state. Transmitted to the House of Delegates by Virginia governor James McDowell on January 9, 1843.