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Philip II letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 760

Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter on velum written in Latin and addressed to members of Philip's family. The item is an announcement that Philip and his third wife, Elisabeth, have had their first child. The child is a girl named Isabel Clara Eugenia. The couple announce their plans to have a large family in order to bless Spain with their descendents who will continue to lead the country in righteousness under the power of God.

Dates

  • 1566

Creator

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 Philip II letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Philip II was King of Spain and, as Philip I, King of Portugal from 1580.

Extent

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language

Latin

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

General

Holograph, signed.
Title
Register of Philip II letter
Status
Completed
Author
Leslie Evens
Date
2011 November 30
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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