Bibliotheek van de Academie van Franeker
Pieter Stuyvesant an historical documentation
Bevat o.a. rede gehouden door prof. dr. A.J.C. Rüter in de Nederlandse Hervormde Kerk te Wolvega op 12 juli 1955.
Compiled upon request of the Provincial Government of Friesland in commemoration of the Pieter Stuyvesant Festival at Wolvega, Friesland, July 12-16 1955 by Martha Eerdmans, chief of the devision of archives The Province of Friesland.
Peter Stuyvesant (* 1611 Peperga) his father moves to a thriving village on the Frisian clay soil and the boy goes to the acadamy or university Franeker in the little town a few miles away. He does not, however, complete his studies. He becomes Director General of New Amsterdam 1647 – 1664. [pagina 8]
Grafsteen van zijn moeder in Koepelkerk in Berlikum. [wikipedia]