Inventory of the archives of the Dutch government in the divisions of Galle (Matara) and Jaffnapatnam 1640-1796

Description of the Subordinate Components

Part I    The Commandement of Galle.

A    The Commandeur in Council.

2   Correspondence.

a   Ordinary Correspondence.

   Patria, Batavia & Comptoirs abroad

Inward. (1727- 1795).
The letters in this series are from Patria, Batavia, the Cape of Good Hope, Manappaar, Cochin, Tutucorin, Ponnecail, Negapatnam, Souratta, Cape Comorin, Porca, Coilan, Hoogly: some letters from Trincomalee, Batticaloa and Jaffna too are filed in this series.
All letters are addressed to the Commandeur & Council at Galle, and filed with the annexes, according to the date and the year of their receipt.
5161
1727 January 6 - 1734 December 16.
 
Damaged by corrosion.
5162
1734 December 11 - 1739 June 4.
 
Damaged by corrosion.
5163
1739 July 15 - 1749 July 26.
 
5164
1749 June 30 - 1754 December 10.
 
5165
1755 January 22 - 1759 November 24.
 
5166
1760 January 7 - 1761 December.
 
Damaged by corrosion.
5167
1762 January 17 - 1765 (January).
 
Pages missing. Damaged by insects and vermin.
5168
1765 December 20 - 1768 June 15.
 
Damaged by damp.
5169
1769 January - 1771 December.
 
Damaged by corrosion.
5170
1772 December - 1773 April 5.
 
Pages missing. Irregular binding or badly bound.
5171
1775 June 6 - 1778 December 31.
 
5172
1779 January - 1783 December.
 
5173
1790 December 15 - 1795 July 27.
 
Damaged by insects and vermin.