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state government records

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Records made or received by an agency of a state government and maintained in the conduct of state government business.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Admiralty Court records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00180
Abstract Record of cases brought before courts of Admiralty & Vice Admiralty as established throughout the British colonies to adjudicate disputes involving maritime activities between merchants & seaman
Dates: 1726-1786

Maritime Papers: Colonial Wars

 Series — Box Maritime Papers: Colonial Wars, 1723-1760
Identifier: C#00184
Scope and Contents Records documenting maritime activities of Rhode Island vessels engaged against Spanish & French forces during colonial wars, 1739 - 1763. Collection consists of Admiralty Court papers, correspondence & memorials, privateer commissions & officer lists, vessel accounts & agreements, bonds for military equipment, commissions for flags of truce, receipts & accounts relating to Spanish & French prisoners of war, powder office at Newport & equipping transports during Cape...
Dates: 1723-1760

Maritime Papers: Export Cargoes manifests

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00187
Abstract Manifest of outbound vessels lodged with Intendants of Trade pursuant to act of the General Assembly, June, 1776
Dates: 1775-1790

Maritime Papers: Import Cargoes manifests

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00188-C#00124
Abstract Manifest of inbound vessels lodged with Intendants of Trade pursuant to act of the General Assembly, June, 1776
Dates: 1775-1791

Maritime Papers: Letters of Marque and Reprisal

 Series — Box Maritime Papers: Letters of Marque and Reprisal, 1776-1780
Identifier: C#00185
Abstract Privateer commissions granted by the Governor, 1776 - 1780
Dates: 1776-1780

Maritime Papers: Master of Vessels bonds

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00189
Abstract Record of bonds posted for ships commissioned as privateers during the French & Indian & Revolutionary Wars or as required by acts regulating trade within the colony
Dates: 1756-1785

Maritime Records: Providence Import Office Book of Manifests

 Series — Volume Book of Manifests, 1885-1889
Identifier: C#00459
Abstract Vessel Manifests lodged at Impost Office at Providence pursuant to Act of the General Assembly, June, 1783
Dates: 1785-1789