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Body of Laws of the Colony of Rhode Island volume

 Item — Volume 1 volume
Identifier: C#00208
Overview The Body of Laws of the Colony of RI consists of statutes and other legislation enacted by the General Assembly of the Colony of Rhode Island from 1647 to 1705.

Declaration of Independence

Identifier: 01 01.44

Deputies and Freeman records

 Series — Box: 5 boxes
Identifier: C#00653
Overview Town returns of "freeman" admitted & men chosen to act as Deputies in the General Assembly

Fines & Recoveries

 Item — Volume: 1 volume
Identifier: C#0461
Overview Recording book of writs for fines & recoveries authorized from several acts of the legislature

Fones Record

 Item — Volume 1 volume
Identifier: C#209
Overview The Fones Record consists of deeds and other land records, dating from 1659 to 1679, pertaining to a portion of the Colony of Rhode Island that was known as Narragansett country.

Governor and Council

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#0558
Overview "Book of Records Containing the Acts and Orders made By the Governor and Councill Both General & Perticular Since the First of May 1667"

History of the Criminal Law of Rhode Island

 Item — Folder: 31 Staples - History of the Criminal Law of Rhode Island c1847
Identifier: 1636-661

Land and Public Notary records

 Series — Volume: 8 volumes
Identifier: C#0481
Overview Record of early deeds & land grants/maritime related matters

Public Laws, Acts & Resolves, General Statutes

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00612
Scope and Contents Public law & general statute codifications (1719 - 1956) & contemporary publications of General Assembly session proceedings (1764+) detailing enactments of the legislature as found in manuscript series Rhode Island Colony Records; Acts & Resolutions & Private Acts / Charters. Latter initially bound as “schedules." with subsequent volumes containing reports submitted by various boards, commissions & government agencies as mandated. Commencing in the late 19th century annual...

Public Laws, Acts and Resolutions Passed

Identifier: C#00210-2018-04
Overview Public Law enactments of the Rhode Island legislature

Records of the Island of Rhode Island

 Series — Box: 1 box
Identifier: C#00206
Overview The Records of the Island of Rhode Island consists of one bound volume of records of the colony of Rhode Island dating from 1638 to 1644. It includes the proceedings of the General Assembly, the General Court of Election, and the General Court.

Rhode Island Colony records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00204
Overview Proceedings of the General Assembly, 1641 - 1851

Royal Charter

 Item — Object: 1 item
Identifier: C#865
Overview Document confirming & defining a united government of the colony of Rhode Island as obtained from/issued by King Charles II, July 8, 1663.

Royal Charter Seal Box

 Item — Box: 1 item
Identifier: C#00641
Overview The Royal Charter Seal Box was used to transport the Royal Charter and Seal from England.

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