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M189 Virginia Governor's Communication Enclosing the Credentials of the Commissioner from Mississippi

Object Type: Collection
In Collection: Historical Manuscripts and Photographs Digital Collection


One printed pamphlet in four parts: a preface by Virginia Governor John Letcher, a letter from Peter B. Starke, a letter from Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus, and resolutions of the Mississippi legislature, (Virginia General Assembly, House Doc. 75), prepared to gain Virginia's support for a convention of slave-holding states proposed by South Carolina and supported by Mississippi.

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