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Creator:
New York (Colony). Council.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A0176
 
 
Dates:
approximately 1668-1783
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a draft version of a small amount of minutes of the legislative and executive sessions of the Council of the Colony of New York. The Council shared executive and legislative powers with the governor. Minutes include laws, orders, and resolutions concerning establishment and organization .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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Creator:
New York (Colony). Council.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1874
 
 
Dates:
1665-1669, 1674-1679
 
 
Abstract:  
Warrants, orders, and letters cover the time period 1665-1669, under colonial governors Richard Nicolls and Francis Lovelace. They are copies of documents issued by the governors, largely to enact the policies of the King and the Duke. Documents include orders, warrants, instructions, and letters to .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

3
Creator:
New Netherland. Provincial Secretary.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A0270
 
 
Dates:
1642-1660
 
 
Abstract:  
This series contains a vast array of legal documents in the Dutch language filed with the provincial secretary of New Netherland in conjunction with civil and criminal proceedings. Among other duties, the provincial secretary was responsible for recording and authenticating official documents for potential .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

4
Creator:
New Netherland. Council.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A1875
 
 
Dates:
1647-1658
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of ordinances, laws, and regulations enacted by the Council of the Colony of New York to govern and maintain order in the communities of New Netherland. The records, written in the Dutch language, address personal behavior; community standards in such areas as fire prevention, .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

5
Creator:
New Netherland. Council.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A1809
 
 
Dates:
1638-1665
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of minutes, in Dutch, documenting civil and criminal cases, and executive and legislative matters over which the Council of the Colony of New York had jurisdiction. The minutes constitute a record of such actions as appointments, proclamations, ordinances, charters, and opinions. .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

6
Creator:
New Netherland. Council.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A1876
 
 
Dates:
1656-1660
 
 
Abstract:  
This series contains legal and administrative records that document the Dutch settlement of Fort Orange, which eventually became Albany, New York. The records, in Dutch, include real estate transactions, such as conveyances of property from one individual to another, conditions of sale, conditions of .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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Creator:
New York (Colony). Council.
 
 
Abstract:  
This series contains legal and administrative records, in English and Dutch, documenting the period of English control over the Delaware region by colonial governors Richard Nicholls, Francis Lovelace, and Edmund Andros. The records include correspondence, reports, petitions, accounts, survey-returns, .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives