Guide to the Anton Francesco Montauti Papers, ca.1670-1723

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Guide to the Anton Francesco Montauti Papers, ca.1670-1723

Collection number: M0320

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
1977 Apr. 19
© 1999 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Anton Francesco Montauti Papers,
Date (inclusive): ca.1670-1723
Collection number: Special Collections M0320
Creator: Montauti, Anton Francesco, Abbe Marquis.
Extent: 1 linear ft.
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Language: [code "it" not found in ISO 639-2 list].

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Provenance

Purchase, 1977.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Anton Francesco Montauti Papers, M0320, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical Note

Abbot Marquis Anton Francesco Montauti was special envoy to the court at Vienna for the Grand Duke of Tuscany, Cosimo III (son of Ferdinand II) from March 24, 1670 to October 31, 1723.

Scope and Content

Ciphers, letters, official patents, documents, and one drawing collected by Montauti while special envoy. Letters include chancellery letters of Cosimo III and Francesco Panciatichi, as well as letters of various royal and church personages.

Container List

 

SERIES ONE: MONTAUTI PAPERS

 

1 lin ft (2ACO 451 items. Received in MSS 4/19/77. From Renzo Rizzi, Milan per Wm. P. Wreden. No restrictions.

 

Archive of the Abbot Marquis Anton Francesco Montauti, Special envoy to the court at Vienna for the Grand Duke of Tuscany, Cosimo III (Son of Ferdinand II) from March 24, 1670 to Oct. 31, 1723.

Folder 1

Ciphers

Folder 2

3 LS and 6 ALS with corrections.

Folder 3

15 official patents of different personages and passports issued to Montauti (sealed and signed) on the part of Innocence XII, Clement XI, Cosimo III, Leopold I, Francesco Panciatichi, John III, King of Poland, etc.

Folder 4

47 chancellery letters signed (all rather long with many figures) and 5 ALS by Cosimo III of Tuscany.

Folder 5

55 letters (for the most, chancellery and signed) of Francesco Panciafichi.

Folder 6

47 LS of diverse personages:

Scope and Content Note

Giovanni Guglielmo Elettore, Prince Matlia, Sigismondo Vescovo, Prince of Trento, Contersa Palatina del Reno, Princess of Tuscany, Apollonio Bassetti, Giovanni Gastone de Medici, Cardinal de Medici, etc.
Folder 7

26 AL of G.G. Kuzan of Prague.

Folder 8

11 AL of Brother Gersodus Capucine with correspondence from Reichstadt.

Folder 9

33 copies of letters, dispatches, memos, in German.

Folder 10

172 copies of documents regarding for the most part the marriage of Giovanni Gastone.

Folder 11

Domain of Licciana Nardi in Massa Carrara

Scope and Content Note

1 colored drawing - view of Licciana
2 AL of Marquis Obizzo Malaspina
27 documents, mostly concerning the transfer of the area between Malaspina and Cosimo III. Several were [private secret [?]] by Montauti.