Charles V letter to Philip II
Scope and Contents
Handwritten letter on parchment to the Emperor's son, Philip II. The item is an instruction to Philip that he can trust Ferdinand I but not the "Bishop of Madrid." Charles warns Philip of the "seditions" in France and orders him to keep the borders of Spain protected. The letter concludes with words of farewell and blessing adjacent to the Emperor's symbol.
- Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, 1500-1558 (creator, Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Charles V was the Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire from 1519 to 1556 and, as Charles I, King of Spain from 1516-1556.
1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, 1500-1558 -- Correspondence
- Emperors -- Germany -- Correspondence
- Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor, 1503-1564
- Holy Roman Empire -- History -- Charles V, 1519-1556 -- Sources
- International Relations
- Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598 -- Concordances
- Politics, Government, and Law
- Spain -- History -- Charles I, 1516-1556
- Register of Charles V letter to Philip II
- Leslie Evens
- 2011 November 30
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.