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Guide to the Alexander Papers
1665-1883 (bulk 1717-1786)
 MS 8

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Series 10: Colony/State of New York, 1683-1785

Scope and Contents note

Series 10 consists of papers relating to the colony/state of New York, including drafts of legislation, petitions, material regarding the establishment of the New York - Connecticut boundary (the "Oblong" or "Equivalent Lands") and material regarding the establishment of the New York - New Jersey boundary.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 56 Folder : 8 New Jersey/New York Boundary
[1717-1773]
Box: 56 Folder : 9 New York. Oblong or Equivalent Lands. Minutes & Resolutions
1701, 1730, 1732
Box: 56 Folder : 10 New York. Oblong or Equivalent Lands. Instructions to New York Commissioners
1724
Box: 56 Folder : 11 New York. Oblong or Equivalent Lands. Petitions
1725, undated
Box: 56 Folder : 12 New York. Oblong or Equivalent Lands. Answers to Advertisement
undated
Box: 56 Folder : 13 New York. Oblong or Equivalent Lands. Account Book
undated
Box: 56 Folder : 14 New York. Oblong or Equivalent Lands. Memoranda
1724-1741, undated
Box: 56 Folder : 15 New York. Petitions
undated
Box: 56 Folder : 16 New York. Drafts of Legislation
1683, 1732, 1785
Box: 56 Folder : 17 New York. Petition of Attorney General Bradley to Gov. Cosby
undated
Box: 56 Folder : 18 New York. Warrant to James Alexander as N.Y. Attorney General
1722
Box: 56 Folder : 19 New York. List of Tenants in Arrears for Quitrents
1706, 1721, 1741
Box: 56 Folder : 20 New York. Extract from Naturalization Records
1740

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