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Governor letter register

 Series — Volume: Governor letter register, 1756-1765
Identifier: C#00480

Abstract

Function: To record the text of correspondence related to RI's participation in the war of Great Britain against France. Contents: Handwritten copies of correspondence and other documents related to the RI's efforts in concert with Great Britain in the war with France. The majority of the documents are addressed to the Governor. Bulk consists of correspondence to and from Great Britain concerning the raising of troops and settling of accounts between the colony and the crown. Most of the volume is blank. Originals of some of these documents can be found in C# 00257.

Dates

  • January 30, 1756-June 30, 1765

Creator

Extent

1 Volumes

Language of Materials

English

Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for uncoded script

Repository Details

Part of the Rhode Island State Archives Repository

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