The content is a chronological compilation of the minutes of the Governor''''s
Council from 1738 through 1748. Here are the original records of the last
years of Governor Lewis Morris'''' administration and the first of John Belcher''''s. Major topics covered are: the "riotts and tumults" which plunged the Colony into near anarchy; war with Spain ("Jenkins'''' Ear"); war with France (King George''''s War).
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