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Petition of Philip Barber, 1774 May 20.

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Abstract

Contains a petition of Philip Barber to the Speaker & House of Burgesses asking for compensation for the loss of a horse while he was employed as an express by General Bouquet in 1764. Includes a transcription from the Virginia Magazine of History & Biography, v. 18, pp. 276-277.