Inventaris van het archief van de Nederlandse Factorij in
Japan te Hirado [1609-1641] en te Deshima, [1641-1860]1609-1860
This finding aid is in Dutch.
Archives of the Dutch factory in Japan
Dutch, to a lesser extent Japanese and English
National Archives, The Hague
Dutch factory at Hirado and, from 1641 onward, Deshima
Contains records dating from the period 1609-1842: originating from the opperhoofd (chief-factor) and council (proceedings, diaries, correspondence, legal records), from the warehouse custodian annex bookkeeper annex scribe (notarial deeds, estate papers), from the Society of private trade (proceedings, correspondence, accounts), manuscripts of G.F. Meylan concerning Japan; and from the period 1842-1860: originating from the opperhoofd and council, from the warehouse custodian annex bookkeeper annex scribe and from J.H. Donker Curtius, envoy to the court in Edo.