Letter of Tsar Peter the Great to the Dutch States General, 1697

In this letter from 1697 to the Dutch States General, Tsar Peter the Great 1697 announces the arrival of a Russian mission in the Netherlands. Not mentioned in the letter, the mission included Peter himself travelling incognito to acquire knowledge of Dutch crafts such as shipbuilding.

"States General, 1550-1796" (reference code: 1.01.03), no. 7366, National Archives of the Netherlands (The Hague).