Collegium of Commerce
The Collegium of Commerce (also College, Russian: Коммерц-коллегия) was a Russian executive body (collegium), created in the government reform of 1717. It was de-established in 1796 or 1786 following the decentralising reforms of Catherine II of Russia. Its first President was Pyotr Tolstoy.
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- John P. Ledonne (January 2001). "Russian governors general, 1775-1825". Cahiers du monde russe. 42: 5–30. Retrieved 9 January 2011.