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.

3   Internal affairs

x   Translations of olas (1706-1794).
5946
1706 January 20 - 1710 June.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5947
1712 February 10 - 1719 November 30.
 
Pages missing. Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by corrosion, insects and vermin.
5948
1720 May 29 - 1721 July 24.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5949
1727 July 24 - 1729 October 10.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
Shown as part of no. 5948 in the old Dutch invcntories. Some drafts of letters from Galle to Colombo of 1744 which belong to no. 5363 are bound up at the end of this file.
5950
1730 June 22 - July 28.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp.
5951
1731 August 9 - October 27.
 
Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by corrosion.
Shown as part of no. 5950 in the old Dutch inventories.
5952
1732 June 14 - 1734 November 29.
 
Damaged by damp.
See note to no. 5954 below.
5953
1732 June 12 - 1734 December 30.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5954
1737 July - 1738 November.
 
Pages missing. Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by corrosion, insects and vermin.
Contains also one document of January 1732 and two of July 1742, which belong to nos. 5952 and probably; 5958.
5955
1738 January 7 - October 26.
 
Damaged by corrosion and damp.
5956
1739 March 5 - August 18.
 
Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
Contains also some pages of translations of other years. See also note to no. 5957 below.
5957
1740 October - 1741 December 12.
 
1742.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
Contains also some translations of 1739 February - March, which belong to no. 5956. See also note to no. 5958 below.
See note to no. 5954 above.
5958
1743 September 11 - 1746 August.
 
Pages missing. Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by damp. Damaged by insects and vermin.
Contains also one of 1740 and one of 1756, which belong to nos. 5957 and 5961 respectively.
5959
1746 December 10 - 1752 April 12.
 
Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by damp.
5960
1752 May 14 - 1754 September 24.
 
5961
1756 April 3 - 1759 December 21.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
One document belonging to this file is bound up in no. 5958.
5962
1760 August 1 - 1763 December.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp.
5963
1764 January 20 - 1767 December 24.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5964
1768 February 11 - 1769 December 2.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5965
1770 January 24 - 1774 March 14.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5966
1774 October 20 - 1775 February 7.
 
5967
1774 September 3 - 1778 June 18.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5968
1778 May 27 - 1779 December 1.
 
5969
1780 January 29 - 1784 August.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5970
1784 October 22 - 1785 September 8.
 
5971
1785 September 16 - 1789 December 30.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
5972
1794 January 10 - December 31.