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Council of Trent letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 460
Official correspondence dealing with the Council of Trent, 1545-1563 which have been copied in a clear hand. The letters were written by different authors. They were men of ecclesiastical and political authority. They deal with matters relating to Catholic Church doctrine, liturgy, papal authority, and conciliar theory. They also deal with the various aspects of the conduct of the Council: its progress and decisions. The letters were addressed to Cardinal Alessandro Farnese, 1520-1589 nephew and namesake of Pope Paul III, 1468-1549 and to Bernardino Maffeo who was the private secretary to the Pope.

Dates

  • 1547-1548

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in Italian and Latin.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letters must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 box (0.5 linear ft.) : Handwritten bound. 75 items (315 p.) ; 32 cm. x 24 cm

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Creator

Title
Register of Council of Trent letters
Status
completed
Author
Leslie Evens
Date
2011 October 26
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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