I. The memorial of the American Philosophical Society, and
of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, to the Le-
gislature of 1836–7, on the subject of printing the
Records, . . .
II. The report of the select committee of the House of Re-
presentatives on the same subject, . . 12
III. Extract from the Act of April 4th, 1837, authorizing
the printing of the Minutes of the Provincial Council, 15
IV. Extract from the Act of April 14th, 1838, relative to
the printing and distribution of the Colonial Records, 16
V. The Charter of Pennsylvania, granted by Charles the
Second to William Penn, .
VI. Certain conditions or concessions agreed upon by Wil-
liam Penn, and the first adventurers and purchasers
in Pennsylvania, . . . . 26
VII. The Frame of the Government of the Province of Penn-
sylvania, together with certain Laws agreed upon in
England, April 25th, 1682, . . . 29
VIII. The Frame of Government of the Province of Pennsyl-
vania and Territories, granted by Wm. Penn, April
2d, 1683, . .
. . . 42
IX. The Frame of Government passed by William Mark-
ham, November 7th, 1696.* . . . 48
X. Minutes of the Provincial Council, from March 10th to
November 27th, 1700, the principal matters embraced
in which are: ,
Order of Council relative to the Seals of the several counties, 66
* The Charter of October 28th, 1701, will be found on page 62, Vol. 2.