Inventory of the archives of the Dutch government in the
divisions of Galle (Matara) and Jaffnapatnam
Description of the Subordinate Components
Part I The Commandement of Galle.
A The Commandeur in Council.
3 Internal affairs
f "lnstructie en reglement-boeken".
Being registers containing miscellaneous instructions and
|Sailing orders issued at Galle and other places.
Pages missing. Damaged by damp.
|Extracts of orders from Colombo regarding foreign
vessels. Compiled about
1758 by the 1st sworn clerk Marthese.
|Extracts of general orders and instructions etc.
for various Company's servants contained in the letters etc. issued from
Colombo and Galle.
|Alphabetical index to the permanent orders
regarding the "Soldy-Kantoor" and the "Kurator ad lites". Compiled about
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
Contains some documents which do not belong to this
Extracts of resolutions, orders, etc. regarding
the "Landraad" and the tombo compilation.9 files
Copy, certified by N.
Martheze. With an index.|
Copy, certified by N.
Martheze. With an index. Compiled in Colombo on
1745 March 30.|
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
|Instructions from Batavia for the Company's
Copy, certified by J.
Blok at Colombo on
1743 December 9.|
Bound up with amendments of
|Summary of resolutions over various
matters-contained in the so- called "Blaffert", extracted from orders received
from the Lords Seventeen in Amsterdam and from Batavia and the several
Governors of Ceylon from
21 January 1668 to
8 February 1709: compiled on the orders of
Governor C.J. Simons.
Several pages missing.
This copy was sent to the "Hoofd Administrateur" at
Galle on the orders of the Galle Commandeur on
1 February 1747. It apparently belonged to
the archives of the Galle. "Hoofd Administrateur", but is not included in the
old inventory of that office. It is placed here for facility of reverence.
|Extracts of orders etc. received from Colombo on
the maintenance and examination etc. of the "negotie - boeken". With an
This file probably belonged to the archives of the
"negotie- boekhouder", but it is not entered as such in the old Dutch
|Extracts of orders relating to the pay and
emoluments of Company's servants sent from Colombo to Galle.
|Instructions issued to the chief and minor
headmen in Galle and the Walallawitti Korale and in the Matara dissavony.
|Instructions issued by Governor Van de Graaff
for the "Landraad": with the marginal orders of the Galle Commandeur.
Copy, certified by