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On this site I will be experimenting with how to share transcriptions of the records related to the Albany Commissioners for Indian Affairs, the division of the British Colonial Government that managed diplomatic relations with native peoples of much of … Continue reading

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The Commissioners for Managing the Indian Affairs in Albany

Who Were the Albany Indian Commissioners? The Albany Indian Commissioners managed Indian Affairs for the British colony of New York between 1677 and 1745, playing an important role in relations with other British colonies as well.  Most members of the … Continue reading

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