English summary of the inventory of the archives of the Dutch factory in Japan, 1609-1860

Description of the Subordinate Components

   First period: 1609-1842

A   Archive of the Chief Factor and the Council.

I   The establishment of the Dutch factory in Japan.
1a, b
Acts of safe-conduct, issued by the Shoguns Ieyasu and Hidetada in behalf of the Dutch; written in Japanese characters.
1609, 1617
Letter of four Edo Councillors to Matsura, lord of Hirado, containing a grant of free trade for the Dutch in Japan, on condition that thay will abstain from missionary activity; written in Japanese characters.