Records Relating to Maritime Papers - Colonial ... | State Archives Catalog
Maritime activities of Rhode Island vessels engaged against Spanish & French forces during the colonial wars, 1739-1763. Contains papers relating to Admiralty Court cases & privateers including correspondence, commissions granted, bonds, certificates & accounts, flags of truce, receipts & accounts relating to Spanish & French prisoners held, powder office at Newport & equipping transports during Cape Breton Expedition: C#00184
Dates: 1723 – 1760 (as bound)
Extent: 1 bound volume; 12” x 15” x 3”
Types of Materials: hand written manuscript, 170 pp.
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Finding Aids: table of contents / name index front of volume
Related Sources: C#0181 - Admiralty Court Minute Books, Vol. 1, 1727 - 1743; C#0257 - Governor Correspondence; C#00203 – RI Colony Records; C#0261 - Committee Reports, Rhode Island General Assembly, Vols. 1 – 3; Chapin, Howard M., Rhode Island in the Colonial Wars, A List of Rhode Island Soldiers & Sailors in the Old French & Indian War, 1755 - 1762, Providence, 1918; Bartlett, John Russell, Records of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations in New England, 1636 - 1792, 10 Vols., Providence, 1856 - 1865