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Kay Amert research papers

Identifier: MSS 6804
Scope and Contents Contains the papers, research notes, article drafts, and professional correspondence of Kay Amert. The bulk of Amert's research papers focus on the work of Simon de Colines (died 1576), a sixteenth-century Renaissance printer based in Paris, France. The collection includes detailed notes on individual books from the Estienne and Colines presses, especially the types used. The books she studied are housed in various library collections worldwide. This collection also contains the draft of...
Dates: 1986-2007

Catholic Church records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 462
Scope and Contents Thirty-three handwritten records. The items are largely in Latin with some Greek references. The materials relate to the politics, internal matters, theological controversies, and censorship in the Catholic Church. The items date mainly from the last quarter of the sixteenth to the first quarter of the seventeenth centuries. Also included are references to important earlier events such as the Council of Trent. Many of the items relate to restricting certian works from being read.
Dates: 1570-1629

Clement VI letter to Ortolf von Weisseneck

 Item — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 452
Content Description Letter from Pope Clement VI to the Archbishop of Salzburg concerning the the privileges and status of the Mendicant Orders. Dated 1349 November 25.
Dates: 1349 November 25

Council of Trent letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 460
Scope and Contents 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...
Dates: 1547-1548


 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 763
Dates: 1496

Saint Francis de Sales papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 447
Scope and Contents Handwritten correspondence, a list, and licenses, including one printed form with handwritten notations. The letters are by Francis, Pierre Francois Faius (Vicar-general of the Geneva diocese), Charles Auguste de Sales (Francis' nephew and successor as Bishop of Geneva), and Antoine Favre (a friend of Francis). Also included is a typewritten biography of Francis.
Dates: 1610-1652

Frederik II letter to Philip II

 Item — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8493
Content Description Letter from King Frederik II to King Philip II regarding the changes in Europe at that time and the necessity of freedom of religion. Dated 1569.
Dates: 1569

Leo XII letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2397
Scope and Contents Letter in Latin dated January 1825 in the 3rd year of his pontificate. The first line reads "Ad futuram rei memoriam."
Dates: 1825

Letter on Nichomachean Ethics

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8191
Scope and Contents Contains a letter written by and to unidentified people, which appears to be about Aristotle's Nichomachean Ethics. Dated approximately 1892.
Dates: approximately 1892

Letter to Philip II

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 761
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter on velum written in Latin from the court of justice in Spain. The item is addressed to Philip II and requests his signature of approval for the execution of two men condemned for conspiring against the king and the Church. The names of the men are Francisco de Cordoba and Leonardo Sorbieca.
Dates: 1562

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