Collegium of Mining and Manufacturing

The Collegium of Mining and Manufacturing (also College) was a Russian executive body (collegium), created in the government reform of 1717. Its first President was Ivan Musin-Pushkin.

In 1722 the collegium was split up into two separate bodies: the Collegium of Mining and the Collegium of Manufacturing.[citation needed]

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