Attitude of the Governor of the Sea Ministry of the Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolayevich to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, AM Gorchakov, with the proposal to sell the Russian North American colonies to the North American United States: March 22, 1857 - 1857. - 3 l .. - (St. Petersburg Main Archive, I-9. Inventory No. 8, 1857, D. 4). - Original. At the end of the text: Nice. March 22 / April 3, 1857 With the handwritten note of Alexander II: "This idea is worth considering." Written handwriting, ink, text on both sides of the sheet. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, External Archive policy of the Russian Empire. http://www.mid.ru/ns-arch.nsf/iddobsh. Document from the Foreign Policy Archive of the Russian Empire
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Source of electronic copy: WUA RI Location on the original: АВП РИ Ф. СПб. GA, I-9 Op. 8, 1857. D. 4, p. 3-4