Minutes of the court of burgomasters and schepens, Sept. 11, 1673, to Nov. 10, 1674, inclusive. Administrative minutes, March 8, 1657, to Jan. 28, 1661, inclusive. Index

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Pub. under the authority of the city by the Knickerbocker Press, 1897 - New York (N.Y.)
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Page 2 - Amsterdam in the merry month of June, the sweetest month in all the year, when Dan Apollo seems to dance up the transparent...
Page 114 - Nederlandts, under the commission and control of their High Mightinesses the Lords States General of the United Netherlands, and the privileged West India Company.
Page 38 - Colve, captain of a company of foot, in the service of their high mightinesses, the States General of the United Netherlands, and his serene highness the prince of Orange...
Page 197 - Whatever any of the Watch shall get from any of the prisoners, whether lock-up money, present or other fee, which those of the Watch shall receive by consent of the Burgomasters, it shall be brought into the hands of the Captain for the benefit of the fellow-watchmen and shall be there preserved until divided around.
Page 36 - Art. 1. The Sheriff and Magistrates shall, each in his quality, take care that the Reformed Christian Religion be maintained in conformity to the Synod of Dordrecht without permitting any other sects attempting any thing contrary thereto. 2. The...
Page 154 - Asser Levy, a Jew, appears in Court; requests to be admitted a Burgher; claims that such ought not be refused him as he keeps watch and ward like other Burghers; showing a Burgher certificate from the City of Amsterdam that the Jew is Burgher there.
Page 37 - Burgomaster who shall, the night before, make the same known to Capt. Willem Knyff, (who is hereby provisionally qualified and authorized to be present at and preside over the Court in the name and on the behalf of the Hr Governour,) and so forth to the remaining Schout, Burgomasters and Schepens.
Page 257 - Director General and Burgomasters have last year allowed to and ordained the Rector Carolus Curtius to take six guilders per quarter school money for each boy, and Burgomasters had, on these conditions allowed him a yearly salary from this City of two hundred guilders and whereas it has come to the Burgomasters...
Page 224 - Curtius arrived, opened his school, and afterwards appeared before the burgomasters on July 4. He was "informed that 200 fl. are allowed him as a yearly present from the city; an order on the treasurer is also handed him for fl. 50, over and above.
Page 38 - ... 13. The Schout shall execute all judgments of the Burgomasters and Schepens, without relaxing any, unless with the advice of the Court, also take good care that the jurisdiction under his authority shall be cleansed of all Vagabonds, Whorehouses, Gambling houses and such impurities. 14. The Schout shall receive all fines imposed during his time, provided they do not exceed yearly the sum of Twelve hundred Guilders...

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