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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.
Dates: 1647-1705

Declaration of Independence

 Series
Identifier: 01 01.44
Dates: 1777, 1823

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
Dates: 1727-1778

Fines & Recoveries

 Item — Volume: 1 volume
Identifier: C#0461
Overview Recording book of writs for fines & recoveries authorized from several acts of the legislature
Dates: 1727-1750

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.
Dates: 1659-1705

Governor and Council

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00558
Overview "Book of Records Containing the Acts and Orders made By the Governor and Councill Both General & Perticular Since the First of May 1667"
Dates: 1652-1813

History of the Criminal Law of Rhode Island

 Item — Folder: 31 Staples - History of the Criminal Law of Rhode Island c1847
Identifier: 1636-661
Dates: 1847

Journals of the House of Representatives

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00473-C#00474-C#00689-C#00462
Scope and Contents Volume 14: Acts & Laws of His Majesty's Colony of Rhode Island in America, 1730-1731 Printed listing of the laws of the colony of RI form 1663 to 1731. Also includes a copy of the charter granted before Charles the Second tothe colony of RI and Providence Plantations in America, index to the laws of the colony, and the text of laws and acts passed by the legislature. (C#00473)Volume 15: Journals of the General Assembly, 1772-1797 Volume 16: Journals for the General...
Dates: 1726-1797

Land and Public Notary records

 Series — Volume 8 volumes
Identifier: C#0481
Overview Record of early deeds & land grants/maritime related matters
Dates: 1642-1796

Public Laws, Acts & Resolves, General Statutes

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00612-C#00579
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...
Dates: 1647-2015

Public Laws, Acts and Resolutions Passed

 Series — Box: Public Laws, Acts, and Resolves, 2008
Identifier: C#00210-2018-04
Overview Public Law enactments of the Rhode Island legislature
Dates: 1728-2016

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.
Dates: 1638-1644, 1663

Rhode Island Colony records

 Series
Identifier: C#00204
Overview Proceedings of the General Assembly, 1641 - 1851
Dates: 1646-1851

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.
Dates: 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.
Dates: 1663

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