Title: Treasury Department, Orders and Receipts, 1732-1800
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Scope and Contents: The General Treasurer was responsible for collecting monies in the form of fees and taxes due the colony and then the state. The General Treasurer was also responsible for making payments upon "Orders" received from various public agencies of the colony for various goods provided and services rendered. This series consists largely of documents recording individual orders received and payments made as well as payments due to the General Treasurer. Inluded also is one file on Claims against Confiscated Estates during the revolutionary period.