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New York City Mayor's Court trial minutes

Collection Data

The New York City Mayor’s Court (Court of Common Pleas) trial minutes, dated October 20, 1789-August 4, 1791, consist of a single volume documenting the parties involved, charges, pleas, evidence presented, and decisions rendered for each recorded case. Many of the cases pertain to financial disputes or physical altercations. Minutes were kept by the Recorder of New York City Samuel Jones.
New York (N.Y.). Mayors Courts Court (Creator)
Jones, Samuel, 1734-1819 (Secretary)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1789 - 1791
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2182
Trials -- New York (N.Y.)
Minutes (Records)
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Physical Description
Extent: .04 linear feet 1 volume
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19523676
MSS Unit ID: 2182
Archives collections id: archives_collections_2182
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e32af020-e41f-0134-d8fe-4d11a29ff9fc
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