1776- Journal of the Virginia House of Delegates of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Of note, this legislative body was called the House of Burgess
prior to 1776 and met as the House of Delegates for the first time on October 7, 1776. At the time of microfilming the Early State Records Collection,
the Library of Congress was unable to locate a document for the following sessions: October 5 - December 19, 1778; October 1, 1781- January 5, 1782;
May 6 - June 14, 1782; October 21 - December 28, 1782; and, June 23 - 30, 1788. (The Early State Records Collection is digitized from a microfilm copy
of title originally held by the New York Public Library, the Library of Congress, the Virginia State Library, the Virginia State Law Library, and
Duke University and North Carolina University Libraries).