Catalogue of the Archives of the Dutch Central Government of Coastal Ceylon, 1640-1796

Description of the Subordinate Components

   The Governor in Council.

    Correspondence.

   Ordinary.

   Foreign powers and princes in India and elsewhere.

Inward. 1697 - 1795.
2140
1697 January 6.
One document.
Damaged. Contains only a letter from the king of Arakan to governor van Rhee. In Portuguese.
2141
1698 May 28 - 1706 June ..
 
Papers missing.
Contains translations of letters from the Theuver which were sent as annexes from Jaffna and Tuticorin.
2142
1731 February 10 - 1743 January 25.
 
Damaged by corrosion.
See note to no. 2141 above; contains also a letter in Portuguese from the traders on the Coromandel coast to the governor of Ceylon.
2143
1744 - 1774.
 
Damaged.
Some letters from Pondicherry of this period are bound up in nos. 2007 and 2008.
2144
1759 January 30.
One document.
Contains only a letter from [the king of] Siam to governor Schreuder.
2145
1768 January 31.
2 documents.
1780 December 17.
2 documents.
In French.
Contains:
1. A letter from Jacques Stevens to the governor of Bombay, Thomas Hodges, with translations in English and Dutch. According to an endorsement the document was received with annexes from Batavia.
2. A letter from William Light of Pallamcotte to governor Falck.
2146
1786 May 6 - 1787 July 23.
 
2147
1788 January 9 - 1789 December 7.
 
2148
1790 February 6 - 1793 November 16.
 
Cf. no. 3204.
2149
1793 November 22 - 1794 November 20.
 
Damaged by damp.
2150
1795 January 31 - July 23.
 
Badly bound.