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Guide to the Miscellaneous documents, 1326-1867
Special Collections M0535  
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  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Access Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Miscellaneous documents,
    Date (inclusive): 1326-1867
    Collection number: Special Collections M0535
    Creator:
    Extent: 36 items (1 linear ft.)
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    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

    Purchased, 1989.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] Miscellaneous documents, M0535, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Content

    Apparently unrelated documents, primarily 17th & 18th century, in French and German, but also a few in Old French, English, Italian, Latin, and Arabic. Many from Bern (some of these are related) and one each from Geneva, Paris, Kensington, & London. Includes apprenticeship papers, monetary accounts, contracts, a marriage announcement, a medical or coroner's report, and a life annuity contract.

    Access Terms

    Social history--17th century.
    Social history--18th century.
    Bern (Switzerland)--Social conditions.
    Medieval and Renaissance studies--France--14th century.
    Paleography.
    14th century--France.
    17th century--France.
    18th century--France.
    17th century--Germany.
    18th century--Germany.
    18th century--Italy.
    17th century--Switzerland.
    18th century--Switzerland.