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Stuyvesant, Peter 1592-1672

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Works: 107 works in 186 publications in 5 languages and 11,094 library holdings
Genres: Sources  History  Records and correspondence  Autographs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F122.1, 973.22
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Correspondence, 1647-1653 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence, 1654-1658 ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Curacao papers, 1640-1665 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For abstract see: Itinerario, vol. 14, nr. 3/4 (1990); p. 43, nr. 4537
Een pant van ware vrintschap : trantveersjes en enkele andere gedichten van Johan Farret en Petrus Stuyvesant by Johan Farret ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life and times of Pieter Stuyvesant by Hendrik Willem Van Loon ( Book )
1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence between the Colonies of New York and Connecticut by New York (State) ( )
1 edition published in 1839 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Transcribed copies of correspondence between officials of New York and Connecticut during the years 1662-1731, made from original documents in the Secretary's Office, State of Connecticut, in 1839. The majority of the letters are dated in the 1670's and pertain to boundary questions, and the 1690's, when they relate to hostilities with the French and Native Americans, particularly in northern New York State. Correspondents include: Edmund Andros, Peter Stuyvesant, Benjamin Fletcher, Thomas Dongan, Robert Treat, Robert Livingston, Richard Ingoldsby, Peter Schuyler, Capt. Jacob Milborne, Col. Ebenezer Johnson, Capt. Jonathan Bull, Col. John Allyn, et. al
by Peter Stuyvesant ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter book, 1751-1780 (bulk 1751-1763). It contains copies of business letters to merchants in the other colonies, the West Indies, and, in 1755 when he was in Norfolk, Virginia, to merchants in New York City. They deal mainly with trade in sugar and other commodities, but include a few references to personal news and business. There are groups of letters to Giles Mardenbrogh, Clement Martin, Charles Deming of Boston, Nathaniel Boylston, William Manning of St. Kitts, Lewis Hansford, and others
Curacao records by New York (Colony) ( )
in Dutch and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Le musee dans l'usine = muzej u fabrici : collection Peter Stuyvesant = zbirka Peter Stuyvesant by Peter Stuyvesant ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Peter Stuyvesant grant to Jacob Strycker by Peter Stuyvesant ( )
1 edition published in 1661 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Grant to Jacob Strycker of land in Midwout (Flatbush, New York). One page in Dutch, signed by the Director General of New Netherland, Peter Stuyvesant (Petrus Stuyvesant), on April 12, 1661
by New Netherland ( )
1 edition published in 1663 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Patent granted to Volckert Jansen Douw and Jan Thomassen Witbeck for an Island in North River (Hudson River) at Gooyers Kill named Schotack (Schodack) in the Mahican Indian language, otherwise, Aepjes Island, together with a parcel of land on the east bank of the stream where the house of Machak Notas stood. This document apparently confirms a contract of sale by the Mahican Indians to the aforesaid parties in exchange for merchandise. `The document bears the seal of New Netherland and was signed by Cornelis van Ruyven and Pieter Stuyvesant
Papers, 1664, Dutch West India Company vs. Robert Downman by Virginia ( Book )
1 edition published in 1664 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers were copied by N.P. Howard, clerk of the General Court of Virginia, 1847 Sept[embe]r 22. Papers include Downman's letter of patent from Alfonso VI, King of Portugal to captain the ship "Mary" and his deposition, answer, bonds and promise; letters authorizing Johannes De Decker and Nicolaes Varleth to act as agents for the Dutch West India Company; deposition of Paulus Heytridder (captain of the ship "The Arms of Amsterdam"); letters and extracts of letters between Sir William Berkeley, Peter Stuyvesant and the Council of Virginia (concerning payment for a horse); depositions of William Mann and Jeffrey Waller (concerning the ship "The Merchant's Delight") and the decision of the General Court to send the case to the High Court of Admiralty
by New Netherlands ( )
1 edition published in 1656 in Dutch and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Three entries probably in the hand of Cornelis van Ruyven, provincial secretary, the first two (Jan. 10) relating to the case of Jacob Cohen, a Jew of New Amsterdam, accused of smuggling two hogsheads of tobacco, and the third (Jan. 18) relating to a vacancy in the position of fire brigade officer owing to the absence from New Amsterdam of J.P. Jaquet, recently named commander-in-chief of the Dutch colony on the South (Delaware) River, in whose stead Christiaen Barentsen was selected
Thanksgiving proclamation by Peter Stuyvesant ( )
2 editions published in 1662 in Dutch and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photocopies of Stuyvesant's Thanksgiving Proclamation, in both Dutch and English translation, for Bushwick
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1 edition published in 1649 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection includes deeds and other documents related to several adjacent lots of land on lower Broadway in Manhattan made during the period of Dutch rule. Includes (1) Deed for land grant to Jan Huygen, dated 1649, signed by Stuyvesant (29.7 x 39.6 cm, 1 p., with trace of red seal). (2) Deed for land grant to Frederick Jansen, for property next to that of Jan Huygen, 1651 Mar. 10, with endorsement after a new survey, dated 1659 Apr. 4 (25.5 x 40 cm., with paper seal, 1 p. with note on verso). (3) Deed of purchase from Jan Swaen by Hans Steyn of a lot bordered by that of the widow of Jan Huygen, 1655 Aug. 28 (32.5 x 20.8 cm, 2 p.). (4) Document transferring lot from Frederick Jansen's widow to Hans Steyn, 1656 June 23 (21.1 x 33.3 cm folded, 2 p. + docket). (5) Document of sale of lot by Hans Steyn to Lucas Dircksen Van der Burgh, 1656 June 30 and 1667 Feb. 13 (20.9 x 33 cm folded, 2 p. + docket). (6) Document of sale of lot from Jan Swaen to Luycas Dircksen Van der Burgh, 1657 Mar. 1 (29.6 x 19.9 cm folded, 2 p. + docket). (7) Document confirming sale of lot by Hans Steyn to Dircksen Van der Burgh, 1663 Nov. 15 (21.5 x 31.6 cm, 1 p. with note on verso; 2 sheets glued together. (8) Summary by Van der Burghs of extracts of previous deeds, 1725 Dec. 4 (20.8 x 32.7 cm, 2 p. + docket). (9) Naturalization paper of Lucas Dircksen, signed by Martin Cregier (20.8 x 33 cm unfolded, 1 p., with red wax seal). (10) Deed confirming grants of previous deeds made under the Dutch administration, giving new purchasers rights in the property under the English administration, 1667 Feb. 14 (32 x 40.5 cm, 1 p. + docket, with red wax seal)
Grant and commission of Peter Stuyvesant by Peter Stuyvesant ( )
in Dutch and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lease grant to Claus Clausen, 1664 Jan., New Utrecht by Peter Stuyvesant ( )
1 edition published in 1664 in Dutch and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Grant of lands in New Utrecht (Brooklyn, N.Y.) to Claus Clausen, signed by Peter Stuyvesant
Andries Rees lands records by Andries Rees ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection contains records of land ownership and transfers of Andies Rees in New York City (1664-1680). They include a ground brief signed by Peter Stuyvesant, a land transfer confirmation from Richard Nicolls, and a conveyance in relation to a house lot on the east side of William Street (then called Smee Street). Also present is a transfer confirmation from Richard Nicolls to Rees of land in Smiths Valley, beyond the Strand Gate in New York (1667)
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in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection includes various types of manuscripts with signatures of prominent people in history
 
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Alternative Names
Stuyvesant, Peter 1592-1672
Stuyvesant, Petrus 1592-1672
Stuyvesant, Pieter 1592-1672
Languages
English (76)
Dutch (8)
Spanish (1)
Portuguese (1)
French (1)
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