Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1263
TitleCopy of memorandum in French; n.d. [c. 1707]
Date1707 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionAccount of the misconduct of Count von Keyserling, Prussian ambassador in Moscow on the occasion of a celebration given by the Russian Emperor, 29 Jun. 1707; records that he used insulting language, showed a lack of respect for the Emperor and drew his sword on Prince de Menshikoff [Menshikov].

Memorandum in the hand of Andrei A. Matveyev, Muscovite Ambassador to London.

The document is not dated; the date provided is based on internal evidence.
Termdiplomacy, Prussia and Russia

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29996Keyserling; - (fl 1707); Count von Keyserling; Prussian ambassador in Moscowfl 1707
NA6169Peter I (1672-1725); Emperor of Russia; ( succeeded 1682)1672-1725
NA29988Matveyev; Andrei A. (1666-1728); Muscovite Ambassador in London 1707-8; Russian minister at Amsterdam 1700-121666-1728
NA29997Menschikov; Alexander D. (1673-1729); Field Marshall; Russian; styled 'Prince'; close friend of Peter the Great1673-1729
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