Digital Collections

Lands under water application files

Identifier: B2321
Alternate Identifier: AMS ID Number: 5895
Repository: New York State Archives
Description: This series consists of applications to the Commissioners of the Land Office for grants to lands under water. Each file typically consists of an application and accompanying map. Each application gives name of applicant; date; name of attorney for the applicant; notes related to the final determination of application; date patent was ordered to be issued; date of patent; and signature of the attorney general certifying that the application was made in accordance with the provisions of related statutes and in accordance with the rules and regulations of the Commissioners of the Land Office.