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New York Colony Council British Delaware River settlement administrative records

Identifier: A1879
Alternate Identifier: AMS ID Number: 5804
Repository: New York State Archives
Description: 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, copies of local court proceedings sent to Fort James, letters, orders, warrants, instructions, and patents.

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