Wanted Smith's History of Virginia
& some works containing the Charters,
Constitutions, ancient Laws of the
State - Also any Pamphlets or papers
that throw light upon the Settlement
& progress of the State to the Revolution.
If any Gentleman in that State will,
in the course of the present year, collect
bookes & authentic papers upon this sub-
ject & inform the Subscriber where they be
obtained, shall be liberally & gratefully
rewarded by one who wishes to improve
such a collection for public purposes.
PS. A Letter conveyed under cover to the
Postmaster of N[ew] York addressed to me, will
be immediately communicated.