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Corporate Author New York (State).

Title The colonial laws of New York from the year 1664 to the Revolution [microform] : including the charters to the Duke of York, the commissions and instructions to colonial governors, the Duke's laws, the laws of the Dongan and Leisler assemblies, the charters of Albany and New York and the acts of the colonial legislatures from 1691 to 1775 inclusive.

Imprint Albany : J.B. Lyon, 1894-96 [v.1, 1896]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Basement Library of American Civilization Microfiche Cabinets  LAC 23339-44.    ---  Available
Description 5 v.
Series Library of American civilization ; LAC 23339-44.
Note Transmitted to the Legislature by the Commissioners of Statutory Revision, pursuant to Chapter 125 of the Laws of 1891.
Commissioners of Statutory Revision: Charles Z. Lincoln, William H. Johnson, and A. Judd Northrup.
"The Revision Commission has taken the edition of Van Schaack [New York, 1774] as a basis of this publication, so far as the arrangement and chapter numbering are concerned. Every act, however, of which the original or a copy is known to be in existence has been printed in full... The first sixty-three chapters of the laws, beginning with the year 1691, except when otherwise stated in the note preceding a chapter, have been copied from the parchment-rolls in the State Library... The laws subsequent to chapter 63, except where otherwise stated ... have been copied from the original manuscripts in the office of the Secretary of State."--Explanatory note.
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 6 microfiches ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 23339-44)
Subject New York (State) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources.
New York (State) -- Politics and government -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources.
Added Author Lincoln, Charles Z. (Charles Zebina), 1848-
Johnson, William H.
Northrup, Ansel Judd, 1833-1919.
New York (State). Commissioners of Statutory Revision.
New York (State). Charters.
Albany (N.Y.). Charters.
New York (N.Y.) Charters.
Added Title Duke of York, Charters to the.
The Duke's laws.
Dongan and Leisler assemblies.

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