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    • Governors' Papers: Alexander Martin, Correspondence, Not Dated

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    • Alexander Martin (1738 - 2 November 1807) was elected governor of North Carolina for six terms. His first stint as governor came about when he replaced Governor Thomas Burke for four months as acting governor after Burke was captured by a band of...
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    • Governors' Papers: Alexander Martin, Correspondence, Not Dated

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    • Alexander Martin (1738 - 2 November 1807) was elected governor of North Carolina for six terms. His first duty as governor came about when he replaced Governor Thomas Burke for four months as acting governor after Burke was captured by a band of...
    • Martin, Alexander, 1740-1807.; Taylor, James.
    • Governors' Papers: Thomas Burke, Correspondence, not dated

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    • In June of 1781,Thomas Burke was elected as the third Governor of North Carolina. In October of that same year he was captured at Hillsborough by the Tory Raider David Fanning. Burke was paroled to James Island but when his life was threatened by...
    • Mask, William.; Burke, Thomas, approximately 1747-1783.; Martin, Alexander, 1740-1807.; Benbury, Thomas.;
    • Governors' Papers: Richard Caswell, Correspondence, Not Dated

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    • Richard Caswell was first elected governor of the state by the provincial congress in December 1776 and was re-elected to annual terms under the constitution by the General Assemblies of 1777, 1778, and 1779. He was again elected for three more...
    • Davie, William Richardson, 1756-1820.; Caswell, Richard, 1729-1789.
    • Governors' Papers: Samuel Ashe, Correspondence, Not Dated

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    • As the ninth governor of North Carolina, Samuel Ashe (1725 - February 3, 1813) attained prominence as the assistant attorney to the Crown in Wilmington. This position did nothing to stifle his strong patriotism. He was active with the Stamp Act...
    • Jones, Edward, 1762-1841.; Ashe, Samuel, 1725-1813.; Holland, James, 1754-1823.; Brittain, James.; Ellin, Howell.; Boddie, George.; Hines, Lewis.
    • Governors' Papers: Richard Caswell, Correspondence, Account Book

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    • Richard Caswell was elected governor of the state by the provincial congress in December 1776 and was re-elected to annual terms under the constitution by the General Assemblies of 1777, 1778, and 1779. The constitution allowed only three...
    • Caswell, Winston.; Caswell, Richard, 1729-1789.;
    • Governors' Papers: Richard Caswell, Correspondence

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    • Richard Caswell was elected governor of the state by the provincial congress in December 1776 and was re-elected to annual terms under the constitution by the General Assemblies of 1777, 1778, and 1779. The constitution allowed only three...
    • Rutledge, John, 1739-1800.; Smith, William.; Ashe, Samuel, 1725-1813.; Clinton, Henry, Sir, 1738?-1795.; London, John.; Spellen, James.;
    • The War Program

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    • An organizational flow chart compiled April, 1942 by the United States Information Service which lists all offices established since the war began, with the exception of the armed forces, which were already in existence before the war.
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    • The Government of the United States

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    • An organizational flow chart compiled January, 1944 by the Office of War Information which lists all branches and departments of the federal government.
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    • Governors' Papers: Abner Nash, Correspondence

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    • Abner Nash (ca. 1740-2 December 1786) was the second governor of the state of North Carolina. He was governor from April 20, 1780 until 25 June 1781. The fall of Charles Town, the defeat at Camden, and depleted resources of the state all gave heart...
    • Mallett, P.
    • Governors' Papers: William R. Davie, Correspondence, Not Dated

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    • William Richardson Davie (June 22, 1756 - November 5, 1820) was the tenth governor of North Carolina. He was elected for one term (December 1798 - November 1799). His governorship was cut short when President John Adams appointed him as one of...
    • Hall, Thomas.
    • United States Government--Executive Branch

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    • An organizational flow chart compiled January, 1944 by Office of War Information which lists all branches and departments of the executive branch of government. The chart distinguishes between permanent and emergency agencies, and also lists allied...
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    • Governors' Papers: Thomas Burke, Correspondence, Dockett of Letters

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    • In June of 1781,Thomas Burke was elected as the third Governor of North Carolina. In October of that same year he was captured at Hillsborough by the Tory Raider David Fanning. Burke was paroled to James Island but when his life was threatened by...
    • Burke, Thomas, approximately 1747-1783.;
    • Governors' Papers: Samuel Johnston, Correspondence, Not Dated

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    • Samuel Johnston served as North Carolina's sixth governor from December 1787 through December 1789. While governor, he presided over the North Carolina convention that ratified the United States Constitution in November 1789. Johnston also oversaw...
    • Ramsey, A.; Johnston, Samuel, 1733-1816.; Haywood, Egbert.; Child, Francis.; Sevier, John, 1745-1815.;
    • John Adams, Thoughts on Government Letter

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    • John Adams on his ideas concerning a plan of government for North Carolina. Before returning to Halifax in late March for a meeting with Provincial Congress, William Hooper, and John Penn separately asked Adams's advice. Adams wrote down his...
    • Adams, John, 1735-1826.
    • Governors' Papers: Richard Caswell, Correspondence, 1777

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    • Richard Caswell was elected governor of the state by the provincial congress in December 1776 and was re-elected to annual terms under the constitution by the General Assemblies of 1777, 1778, and 1779. The constitution allowed only three...
    • Caswell, Richard, 1729-1789.;
    • Governors' Papers: Richard Caswell, Correspondence, January 1777

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    • Richard Caswell was elected governor of the state by the provincial congress in December 1776 and was re-elected to annual terms under the constitution by the General Assemblies of 1777, 1778, and 1779. The constitution allowed only three...
    • Caswell, Richard, 1729-1789.; Ward, Anthony.; Chambers, Maxwell.; Howe, Robert, 1732-1786.; Hart, Thomas.;
    • Governors' Papers: Richard Caswell, Correspondence, February 1777

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    • Richard Caswell was elected governor of the state by the provincial congress in December 1776 and was re-elected to annual terms under the constitution by the General Assemblies of 1777, 1778, and 1779. The constitution allowed only three...
    • Caswell, Richard, 1729-1789.; Hart, Thomas.; Rutherford, Griffith 1721-1805.; Blount, Jacob.; Howe, Robert, 1732-1786.;
    • Governors' Papers: Richard Caswell, Correspondence, March 1777

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    • Richard Caswell was elected governor of the state by the provincial congress in December 1776 and was re-elected to annual terms under the constitution by the General Assemblies of 1777, 1778, and 1779. The constitution allowed only three...
    • Caswell, Richard, 1729-1789.; Nicole, Duncan M.; Rutledge, J.; Eaton, John.;
    • Governors' Papers: Richard Caswell, Correspondence, April 1777

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    • Richard Caswell was elected governor of the state by the provincial congress in December 1776 and was re-elected to annual terms under the constitution by the General Assemblies of 1777, 1778, and 1779. The constitution allowed only three...
    • Howe, Robert, 1732-1786.; Caswell, Richard, 1729-1789.; Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824.;

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