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.

d   Secret and Separate Correspondence.

   Matara

Inward (1729 - 1796).
Some letters are addressed to the Commandeur only, and others to the Commandeur and Council at Galle. All contain annexes.
Some Secret letters from Matara which belong to this series are bound up with Secret letters from Colombo in no. 5589.
5606
1729 March 6 - 1743 March 20.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5607
1744 January 6 - 1756 December 28.
 
5608
1759 November - 1760 December 26.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5609
1764 January 16 - 1778 November 29.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin. Script fading.
5610
1795 July 16 - November 22.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp.
5611
1795 December 1 - 1796 January 23.
 
Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by damp. Script fading.