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.

   Matara

Inward (1721 - 1796).
The letters are signed by the Dissava and the Council and they contain annexes. Some "aparte" letters are filed in this series.
5425
1721 January - March 16.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5426
1722 August 1 - December 31.
 
Damaged by corrosion and damp.
5427
1723 January 7 - June 30.
 
Damaged by corrosion and damp.
5428
1726 January 1 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5429
1727 January 5 - July 19.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5430
1727 October 30 - 1728 June 30.
 
Damaged by damp.
5431
1728 July 2 - December 31.
 
Damaged by corrosion and damp.
5432
1729 January 5 - October 24.
 
Damaged by corrosion.
5433
1729 October 29 - December 30.
 
Damaged by corrosion.
5434
1730 January 10 - July 19.
 
Damaged by corrosion and damp.
5435
1730 July 20 - November 14.
 
Damaged by corrosion and damp.
5436
1730 November - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5437
1731 January 2 - October 27.
 
Damaged by corrosion and damp.
5438
1732 January 3 - August 31.
 
Damaged by corrosion.
5439
1732 September - December 30.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by corrosion.
5440
1733 January 7 - February 27.
 
Damaged by damp.
Bound up with no. 5317.
5441
1733 March 2 - July 29.
 
Damaged by corrosion and damp.
Shown as part of no. 5440 in the old Dutch inventories.
5442
1734 January 19 - July 31.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by corrosion and damp.
5443
1734 August 2 - December 31.
 
Damaged by insects and vermin.
5444
1735 January 2 - July 29.
 
Damaged by insects and vermin.
5445
1735 August 5 - December 31.
 
Damaged by corrosion. Damaged by damp.
5446
1736 March 17 - June 30.
 
Damaged by damp.
5447
1736 October 1 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5448
1737 January 2 - June 27.
 
Damaged by damp.
5449
1737 July - September 30.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp.
5450
1737 October 3 - December 31.
 
5451
1738 January 3 - April 30.
 
5452
1739 January 3 - May 25.
 
Damaged by damp.
5453
1739 June 5 - September 30.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5454
1739 October 1 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5455
1740 January 2 - February 27.
 
Damaged by damp.
5456
1740 June 2 - August 31.
 
Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by corrosion and damp.
5457
1740 September 1 - October 4.
 
Damaged by damp.
5458
1740 October 5 - October 27.
 
Damaged by damp.
Shown as part of no. 5457 in the old Dutch inventories.
5459
1740 November 1 - December 31.
 
5460
1741 January 3 - March 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5461
1741 April - June 30.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp.
5462
1741 July 1 - August 31.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5463
1742 October 1 - November 4.
 
Damaged by damp.
5464
1742 November 5 - 1743 January 31.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
Shown as part of no. 5463 in the old Dutch inventories.
5465
1743 February 2 - June 29.
 
5466
1744 January 3 - June 30.
 
5467
1744 July 28 - November 14.
 
Damaged by damp.
5468
1744 November 17 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
Shown as part of no. 5467 in the old Dutch inventories.
5469
1745 January 2 - May 28.
 
Damaged by damp.
5470
1745 June 1 - August 13.
 
Damaged by damp.
5471
1745 August 13 - September 8.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp
Shown as part of no. 5470 in the old Dutch inventories.
5472
1745 October 1 - December 24.
 
Damaged by damp.
5473
1746 January 3 - March 31.
 
5474
1746 April 4 - August 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5475
1746 September 1 - December 30.
 
5476
1747 January 2 - June 30.
 
Damaged by damp.
5477
1747 July 1 - December 31.
 
5478
1748 July 3 - November 9.
 
Damaged by damp.
5479
1749 January (2) - August (25).
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp.
5480
1750 January 4 - September 24.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5481
1750 October 3 - 1751 May 25.
 
Damaged by corrosion and damp.
5482
1751 June 2 - December 28.
 
Damaged by damp.
5483
1752 January 4 - August 20.
 
Damaged by damp.
5484
1752 September 2 - 1753 February 8.
 
Damaged by damp.
5485
1753 March 2 - October 30.
 
5486
1753 November 2 - 1754 July 26.
 
5487
1754 August 2 - December 30.
 
Damaged by damp.
5488
1755 January - July 28.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp.
5489
1755 August 2 - December 31.
 
5490
1756 January 5 - August 23.
 
Damaged by damp.
5491
1757 February 1 - June 18.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5492
1757 July 1 - September 27.
 
5493
1757 October 2 - 1758 February 18.
 
5494
1758 March - July 14.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp.
5495
1758 July 17 - October 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5496
1759 March 2 - May 28.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5497
1758 November 1 - 1759 February 27.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5498
1759 August 18 - November 14.
 
Damaged by damp.
5499
1760 January 3 - March 30.
 
Damaged by corrosion, damp, insects and vermin.##
5500
1760 April 2 - August 27.
 
Damaged by damp.
5501
1760 September 2 - 1761 March 22.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5502
1762 October 14 - 1763 December 27.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
5503
1764 January 4 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5504
1766 January 2 - June 25.
 
5505
1766 July 2 - 1767 March 28.
 
Damaged by damp.
5506
1767 April 2 - December 31.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp, insects and vermin. Script fading.
5507
1768 January 2 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5508
1769 January 5 - December 29.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5509
1770 January 8 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5510
1772 June 1 - 1773 March 31.
 
Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5511
1773 June 1 - 1775 July 17.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5512
1775 August 1 - 1776 December 31.
 
5513
1777 January 15 - 1778 June 18.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5514
1778 July 1 - 1779 December 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5515
1780 January 6 - December 31.
 
5516
1781 January 8 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5517
1782 January 15 - 1783 February 26.
 
Includes some documents of an earlier period bound up in error.
5518
1783 March 1 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5519
1784 January 3 - December 31.
 
5520
1785 January 1 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp. Damaged by insects and vermin.
5521
1787 January 3 - December 31.
 
Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by damp.
5522
1789 January 1 - August 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5523
1789 September 1 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5524
1790 January 19 - October 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5525
1790 November 2 - 1791 August 31.
 
Pages missing.
5526
1791 September 1 - 1792 April 30.
 
Damaged by damp.
5527
1792 May 2 - 1793 July 31.
 
Damaged by damp.
5528
1793 August 2 - December 31.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
5529
1794 January 8 - December 27.
 
Pages missing.
5530
1795 January 2 - July 31.
 
5531
1795 August 4 - 1796 January 31.
 
Damaged by damp.