Letter from the directors in Amsterdam to the Director General and Council

Amsterdam. Letter. Directors to Stuyvesant ; land and horn tax ; farming the revenue ; embassy to Virginia ; Renselaerswyck ; Fort Orange ; form for patents ; George Baxter ; weights and measures ; report on the title of the Dutch to the South river required ; negotiations in England respecting boundaries ; treaty of Hartford ; sheriff of New Amsterdam ; Jochem P. Kuyter murdered ; surrender of fort Casimier ; Brian Newton ; Johan de Decker ; letter box at New Amsterdam ; Jean Paul Jacquet ; slaves from Africa to New Netherland. [1654]
Date Original
November 23 1654
New York State Archives. New York (Colony). Council. Dutch colonial administrative correspondence, 1646-1664. Series A1810-78. Volume 12, document 17, page 1, side 1.
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