Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1303
TitleExtract of a letter in French, from the States General of the United Provinces to Peter I, Tsar of Russia; 16 Jan. 1708
Date16 January 1709
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionIndicates the agreement in principle of the Etats to the Tsar's inclusion in the Grand Alliance; notes the need for the agreement of both the Emperor and the Queen and undertakes to instruct their ministers to seek the views of both courts and promote a successful conclusion to these negotiations.

New Style dating on document.

Enclosure at Pw2 Hy 1302.

Endorsed on verso by Robert Harley, later 1st Earl of Oxford.
Termdiplomacy, with Russia
diplomatic relations, Europe, Grand Alliance 1707

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29999United Provinces; States General
NA6169Peter I (1672-1725); Emperor of Russia; ( succeeded 1682)1672-1725
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
NA29438Joseph I (1678-1711 ); Holy Roman Emperor; ( styled King of the Romans until 1705)1678-1711
NA30000United Provinces; States General, fl 1709fl 1709
NA6169Peter I (1672-1725); Emperor of Russia; ( succeeded 1682)1672-1725
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