You can download a complete transcription of Minute Book 3 here:
Minute Book 3 is also referred to as Volume 1 because it is volume one of the existing original records. It covers the period from 1723 through the beginning of 1732, with a couple of pages from 1733 mixed in. The entries are out of order chronologically at times, especially for 1726-1728, and there are also duplicate copies of some entries. The following tables may help readers to sort things out.
1723-1732 entries listed by date: AIC_RecordBooks-V1-1723-1732-TableChron
1723-1732 entries listed in original order: AIC_RecordBooks-V1-1723-1732-TableOrig
On Cornell’s website The Records of the Albany Commissioner of Indian Affairs, 1678-1755: An Integrated Digital Database , you can go to a specific page of the manuscript as follows:
- Click on “Browse,”
- Click on “Minutes of the Commission of Indian Affairs in Albany – Vol. 1,”
- Click on “Body of the Text”
- Use the drop down “Page no.” menu option at the top of the page to select the page you want to see.