English summary of the inventory of the archives of the Dutch factory in Japan, 1609-1860
Description of the Subordinate Components
A Archive of the Chief Factor and the Council.
II Documents of a general character.
|Resolutions and sentences. |
|Instructions, orders, warrants, etc., issued by G.G.
& Council or by the Chief factor and the Deshima Council, with annexes
(reports, petitions, musterrolls, correspondence with with the Japanese, etc.).
|Instructions, regulations, etc. outside the
foregoing series. |
|Daily records of the factory on Hirado (Firando) and
on Deshima. |
|Secret daily records of the factory on Deshima.
Mainly about foreign ships coming to Japan. Cf. Veenhoven
and the ( secret) resolutions of the years mentioned.
|Daily records of the journeys to Edo. |
|Daily of Pieter Jansz. Muyser.
Cf. Intr. par. 8, note 26.
|Daily records, kept at Edo by Willem Jansz. van
Willem Jansz. stayed Edo to clear up the Nuyts affair. Cf.
Intr. par. 8.
|Notes taken by the provisional Chief J. Cock
Blomhoff about the affair on Deshima and about his mission to Batavia in
|Registers of incoming letters and of incoming and
outgoing letters from and to G.G. & Council, various Outposts and Japanese
|Incoming letters from various Outposts (Taiwan,
Siam, Cambodja etc.). |
|Incoming letters from G.G. & Council.
|Incoming letters from G.G. & Council or other
government authorities at Batavia and from Japanese authorities. |
|Secret correspondence between G.G. & Council and
the factory. |
|Extracts from incoming and outgoing letters.
|Extracts concerning Japan from General Despatches of
Gentlemen XVII and G.G. & Council. |
|Letters from Baron Bengoro, commander of a Russian
frigate in the waters of Japan. |
|Outgoing letters to G.G. & Council, various
Outposts and Japanese authorities. |
|Outgoing letters to the factories in Siam (
1666) and Bengal (
1725, 1729) and to Cornelis van Reijersen.
(1623, copy of circa 1750)
|Outgoing letters to the G.G. & Council.
|Outgoing letters to the G.G. & Council or other
government authorities at Batavia and to Japanese authorities. |
|Secret outgoing letters to G.G. & Council.
|Extracts from and lists of letters, received at
Batavia from the factory. |
|Model for a letter to G.G. & Council.