Virginia State Convention.
Fourteenth day.--[second session.]

Richmond, June 28, 1861.
The Convention was called to order at the mal hour, prayer being offered by Rev. Mr. doddridge of the Episcopal Church.

Mr. Chambliss submitted a resolution, which as ordered to be printed, in reference to the Ferry machinery.

Mr. James Barbour, chairman of the Commission, on Confederate Relations, presented a , which was ordered to be printed. Mr. Bouldin submitted an ordinance prescribing the mode of electing a President and Vice-President of the Confederate States.

Mr. Barbour also submitted a petition of Messrs. Blacklock, Dent & Co., of Alexandria which was referred to the Committee of Finance.

On motion of Mr. Scott, the ordinance providing for the re-apportionment of the Confessional Districts was recommitted.

On motion of Mr. Conrad. the Convention went into secret session. After half an hour's session, the doors were again opened.

Several ordinances were then submitted, and appropriately referred, when the hour of adjournment arrived.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Places (automatically extracted)

View a map of the most frequently mentioned places in this document.

Sort places alphabetically, as they appear on the page, by frequency
Click on a place to search for it in this document.
United States (United States) (1)
hide People (automatically extracted)
Sort people alphabetically, as they appear on the page, by frequency
Click on a person to search for him/her in this document.
James Barbour (2)
R. E. Scott (1)
Marshall M. Dent (1)
Conrad (1)
Chambliss (1)
Bouldin (1)
Blacklock (1)
hide Dates (automatically extracted)
Sort dates alphabetically, as they appear on the page, by frequency
Click on a date to search for it in this document.
June 28th, 1861 AD (1)
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: