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Finding aid to the Fruchtbringende Gesellschaft Collection: Manuscript and Pictorial Material, 1592-1754
BANC MSS 98/49; BANC PIC 1998.001  
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Manuscript Collection.

Call no: BANC MSS 98/49.

Physical Description: 307 items.

Scope and Content Note

Includes letters, autographs, postcripts, charters, edicts, and other documents relating to the membership and activities of the Fruchtbringende Gesellschaft, between 1592 amd 1745.

Arrangement

Arranged by the numbering in the printed catalog.
 

Items 10-50.

Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0010. Letter : Marburg, to Fürst August von Anhalt-Plötzkau and Fürst Ludwig von Anhalt-Köthen : ALS, 1632 Nov. 30.

Author(s): Georg II, Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt, 1605-1661
Recipient(s): August, Fürst von Anhalt-Plötzkau, 1575-1653 (FG46)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 34 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Discussion about a payment out of the will of Eleonore, Herzogin von Württemberg, spouse of Georg I., Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt, mother of Fürst August and Fürst Ludwig.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr. 77

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0011. Letter : Plötzkau, to Elisabeth Sophie von Sachsen-Gotha, Gotha : ALS, 1644 Jan. 17.

Author(s): August, Fürst von Anhalt-Plötzkau, 1575-1653 (FG46)
Recipient(s): Elisabeth Sophie, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1619-1680
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Answer to New Year's greetings from 18. Dec. 1643 of Duchess Elisabeth Sophie von Sachsen-Gotha, spouse of Ernst I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha (FG19).

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge, Berlin 19, Nr. 5050, Mai 1972

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0015. Letter : Bernburg, to Ludwig von Anhalt-Köthen : ALS, 1616 Oct. 27.

Author(s): Christian I, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1568-1630 (FG26)
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: Address, seal and signed receipt on verso of leaf 1.2 leaves ; (1 fold. with date, 33 x 20 cm., 1 addition to the letter without date, 13 x 20 cm.)

Scope and Content Note

He asks his brother, Duke Ludwig von Anhalt-Köthen, for an appointment for the next day concerning a "Commission".

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 634, Nov. 85, Nr. 983

Language:

French
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0016. Post scriptum : to Christian I. Fürst von Anhalt-Berburg : ALS.

Author(s): Frederick I, King of Bohemia, 1596-1632
Recipient(s): Christian I, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1568-1630 (FG26)
Physical Description: Seal and receipt dated 24. Sept. 1618 on verso.1 leaf ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Refers to "3 Captains" discussed in a previous letter.

Source/Provenance:

Tenner 116/I, Nr. 589, 1977

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0017. Letter : Bernburg, to Ludwig, Fürst von Anhalt-Köthen : ALS, 1626 Feb. 16.

Author(s): Christian I, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1568-1630 (FG26)
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: 2 seals and receipt dated 18. Febr. 1626 on p. 4.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Response to a letter from 5./15. Febr. 1626, describing the horrors of the war in his country and lacking of funds to house his troups.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge/Berlin 24, Nr. 4869, Nov. 1974

Language:

French
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0018. Letter : Bernburg, to Octavio Piccolomini, Fürst d'Aragona u. Duca d' Amalfi (FG356) : ALS, 1642 Feb. 20.

Author(s): Christian II, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1599-1656 (FG51)
Recipient(s): Piccolomini, Ottavio, 1599-1656 (FG356)
Physical Description: 2 pages of text, plus 1 half page bearing seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Request to Piccolomini and Archduke Leopold Wilhelm for support.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 366

Language:

Italian
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0019. Letter : Bernburg, to Fürst Ludwig von Anhalt-Köthen (FG2) and Fürst August von Anhalt-Plötzkau (FG46) : ALS, 1643 Apr. 11.

Author(s): Christian II, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1599-1656 (FG51)
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: 2 pages of text and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter discusses family disputes.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner/Graz, Dec. 82, nr. 549

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0020. Letter : Bernburg, to Christian II., Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg : ALS, 1643 Oct. 28.

Author(s): Berge, Johann von
Recipient(s): Christian II, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1599-1656 (FG51)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter regarding outstanding debts owed to the Swedes by the city and administration of Bernburg .

Source/Provenance:

Gilhofer, Wien, März 72

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0021. Letter : Bernburg, to Herzogin Elisabeth Sophie von Sachsen-Gotha : ALS, 1650 Dec. 2.

Author(s): Christian II, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1599-1656 (FG51)
Recipient(s): Elisabeth Sophie, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1619-1680
Physical Description: 2 pages of text with seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New Year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Bassage, Berlin 19, Nr. 5050, May 1972

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0022. Letter : Bernburg, to Gräfin Anna Sophie von Scwarzburg-Rudolstadt, Kranichfeld : ALS, 1651 Dec. 21.

Author(s): Christian II, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1599-1656 (FG51)
Recipient(s): Anna Sophie, Gräfin von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, 1584-1652
Physical Description: Seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New Year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 617, Feb. 79, Nr. 887

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0024. Letter : Harzgerode, to Christian Ernst von Knoch, Köthen : ALS, 1645 Jul. 10.

Author(s): Friedrich, Fürst von Anhalt-Hatzgerode, 1613-1670 (FG62)
Recipient(s): Knoch, Christian Ernst von, 1608-1655 (FG268)
Physical Description: 3 page letter with 1 page postscript. Address and seal on verso on leaf 2.3 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter requests the aid of Christian Ernst von Knoch in resolving a personal conflict.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 55, May 1990, nr. 3234

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0025. Letter : Wörlitz, to a "highborn Prince" : ALS, 1643 Aug. 1.

Author(s): Georg Aribert, Fürst von Anhalt-Dessau, 1606-1643 (FG24)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Announcement of the birth of Georg Aribert's daughter Eleonore.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr. 108

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0033. Letter : Dessau, to a Prince of Anhalt : ALS, 1631 Dec. 30.

Author(s): Johann Kasimir, Fürst von Anhalt-Dessau, 1596-1660 (FG10)
Physical Description: 2 page letter with seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Request for information regarding the wounded in the approaching army of Pappenheim, presumably in order to provide for their care.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 367

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0034. Letter : Dessau, to Herzog Ernst I. von Sachsen-Gotha : ALS, 1644 Jan. 16.

Author(s): Johann Kasimir, Fürst von Anhalt-Dessau, 1596-1660 (FG10)
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: Seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Thank you letter for the letter of New Year's greetings sent by Ernst I.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner, Graz, Dec. 1982, Nr. 550

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0035. Letter : Zerbst, to Herzog Friedrich von Sachsen-Gotha, Gotha : ALS, 1675 Dec. 20.

Author(s): Karl Wilhelm, Fürst von Anhalt-Zerbst, 1652-1718 (FG825)
Recipient(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 23 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New Year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr. 178

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0040. Letter : Plötzgau, to Herzog Ernst I. Von Sachsen-Gotha, Gotha : ALS, 1657 Dec. 19.

Author(s): Lebrecht, Fürst von Anhalt-Köthen, 1622-1669 (FG321)
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: 2 page letter with seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New Year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 19, May 1972, Nr. 5050

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0041. Letter : Plötzgau, to Herzogin Elizabeth Sophie von Sachsen-Gotha, Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1662 Dec. 15.

Author(s): Lebrecht, Fürst von Anhalt-Köthen, 1622-1669 (FG321)
Recipient(s): Elisabeth Sophie, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1619-1680
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New Year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 19, May 1972, Nr. 5050

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0042. Letter : Sulzbach, from Pfalzgraf Christian August von Sulzbach : ALS, 1659 Apr. 22.

Author(s): Christian August, Pfalzgraf von Sulzbach, 1622-1708
Recipient(s): Lebrecht, Fürst von Anhalt-Köthen, 1622-1669 (FG321)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of condolence in regard to the death of Lebrecht's mother, Fürstin Sibylle, 1590-1659.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr. 138

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0045. Letter : Köthen, to Markgraf Johann Georg zu Brandenburg : ALS, 1614 Aug. 26.

Author(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Recipient(s): Johann Georg, Markgraf zu Brandenburg, 1577-1624
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of correspondence. Full-text available in Catalogue.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 368, 1

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0046. Letter : Aschersleben, from Albrecht von Wallenstein, Herzog von Friedland : ALS, 1626 Jul. 25.

Author(s): Wallenstein, Albrecht Wenzel Eusebius von, Herzog von Friedland, 1583-1634
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: Includes seal.1 leaf ; 32 x 36 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of safe passage provided to Ludwig by Wallenstein for his trip to Bad Wildungen.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 478

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0047. Letter : Halle, to Michael Ott, Sekretär in Halberstadt : ALS, 1632 Feb. 16.

Author(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Recipient(s): Ott, Michael
Physical Description: With seal and mark of receipt dated 20. Feb. 1632 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Financial correspondence regarding the cathedral in Halberstadt.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Apr. 1991, bei 1713

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0048. Letter : Kalbe, to the citizens and town council of Halberstadt : ALS, 1633 Oct. 24.

Author(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: Seal on verso of leaf.1 leaf ; 34 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter regarding the conduct of administrative matters in Halberstadt.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0049. Letter : Köthen, to an acquaintance within the circle of people surrounding Herzog Bernhards von Weimar (FG30) : ALS, 1634 Oct. 31.

Author(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: Seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 24 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter concerns claims of Prince Ludwig against Herzog Bernhard.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 368, 2

Language:

German
 

Items 50-90.

Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0050. Letter : Stockholm, from Queen Maria Eleonore of Sweden : ALS, 1634 114. Aug.

Author(s): Maria Eleonore, Queen of Sweden, 1591-1655
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: With seal and mark of receipt dated 24. Aug. 1634 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 23 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter regarding a personal request of Queen Maria Eleonore to Prince Ludwig.

Source/Provenance:

Brandes 79, Apr. 1983, Nr. 960

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0051. Charter : Köthen, with the signatures of Ludwig Fürst von Anhalt-Köthen, Johann Kasimir Fürst von Anhalt-Dessau and Christain II. Fürst von Anhalt Bernburg : ALS, 1642 Mar. 2.

Author(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)

Johann Kasimir, Fürst von Anhalt-Dessau, 1596-1660 (FG10)

Christian II, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1599-1656 (FG51)
Physical Description: Includes the seals of all three princes on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Charter with an appeal for relief to Archduke Leopold Wilhelm of Austria.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr. 103

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0052. Letter : Rochlitz, writing of Linnardt von Torstenson, Graf von Ortala : ALS, 1642 Dec. 27.

Author(s): Torstenson, Lennart, Grefve of Ortala, 1603-1651
Physical Description: Includes seal.1 leaf ; 33 x 40 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of protection given to the principality of Anhalt, including the territory of Ludwig Fürst von Anhalt-Köthen.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 472

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0053. Letter : Zeitz, from Linnardt von Tortenson, Graf von Ortala : ALS, 1645 Jan. 14.

Author(s): Torstenson, Lennart, Grefve of Ortala, 1603-1651
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: With seal and mark of receipt dated 14. Jan. 1645 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Reply to appeal of Fürst Ludwig.

Source/Provenance:

Tenner 116/I, Nr. 710, 1977

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0054. Letter : St. Pölten, from Kaiser Ferdinand III, Köthen : ALS, 1645 Aug 23.

Author(s): Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor, 1608-1657
Recipient(s): August, Fürst von Anhalt-Plötzkau, 1575-1653 (FG46)

Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)

Johann Kasimir, Fürst von Anhalt-Dessau, 1596-1660 (FG10)

Johann, Fürst von Anhalt-Zerbst, 1621-1667 (FG398)

Christian II, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1599-1656 (FG51)
Physical Description: With seal and mark of receipt dated 26. Sep. 1645 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of invitation regarding the peace talks in Münster and Osnabrück.

Source/Provenance:

Tenner 116/I, Nr. 580, 1977

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0055. Letter : Magdeburg, from Ludwig Fuess : ALS, 1646 Feb. 28.

Author(s): Fuess, Ludwig
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: Seal on verso of leaf.1 leaf ; 18 x 15 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter by Imperial representative Ludwig Fuess to Fürst Ludwig demanding 540 Taler for the provisioning of troops.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 628, Mar. 1983, nr/ 1137

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0056. Letter : Leipzig, from Graf Axel Lillie von Lillienburg to a "Herrn Ober. Leut" of Ludwig Fürst von Anhalt-Köthen : ALS, 1647 Oct. 1.

Author(s): Axel Lillie, Graf von Lillienburg, 1603-1667
Physical Description: Includes seal.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Request from Swedish Field Marshal Graf Axel Lillie von Lillienburg.

Source/Provenance:

Tenner 116/I, Nr. 710, 1977

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0072. Letter : Jönköping, from King Gustav Adolf II of Sweden : ALS, 1618 Jan. 30.

Author(s): Gustaf II Adolf, King of Sweden, 1594-1632
Recipient(s): Arnim, Hans Georg von, 1583-1641 (FG255)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Includes seal on verso of leaf 2 (detached).2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Reply with instructions concerning Arnim's inquiries regarding powder distributions, recruitment of engineers, plans for harbors, etc.

Source/Provenance:

Hauswedell 280, Jun. 1990, Nr. 2358

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0083. Letter : Gotha, to Diederich von dem Werder (FG31), Reinsdorf : ALS, 1634 Oct. 20.

Author(s): Banér, Johann, 1596-1641 (FG222)
Recipient(s): Werder, Diederich von dem, 1584-1657 (FG31)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2. Leaf 2 cut.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Vom dem Werder exhorted to strengthen his regiment and submit his contribution.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0084. Letter : Egeln, to Fürst Ludwig von Anhalt-Köthen (FG2) : ALS, 1635 May 31.

Author(s): Banér, Johann, 1596-1641 (FG222)
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: Seal and mark of receipt dated 1. Jun. 1635 on verso of leaf 2. Portrait of Banér, with latin poem, also included in folder ( see note from Portrait Box 1, Item 81 ).2 leaves ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Acknowledgement of receipt of Ludwig's letter.

Source/Provenance:

Tenner 116/I, Nr. 710, 1977

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0089. Letter : Tecklenburg, to Fürst Ludwig von Anhalt-Köthen (FG2), Köthen : ALS, 1648 Jul. 20./30.

Author(s): Moritz, Graf von Bentheim-Tecklenburg, 1615-1674 (FG649)
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 2. Aug. 1648 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Announcement of the birth of a daughter.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner, Graz, Dec. 1982, Nr. 581

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0090. Autograph : Dresden, signed in register of Gustav von Racknitz : ALS, 1648 Jun. 22.

Author(s): Berlepsch, Otto Wilhelm von, 1618-1683 (FG409)
Physical Description: 1 autograph

Scope and Content Note

Autograph can be found in: Gustav von Racknitz. Stammbuch. p. 158 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 1153).

Language:

German
 

Items 106-200.

Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0106. Letter : Bernburg, to Martinus Milagius, Plötzgau : ALS, 1636 Mar. 4.

Author(s): Börstel, Heinrich von, 1581-1647 (FG78)
Recipient(s): Milagius, Martinus, 1598-1657 (FG315)
Physical Description: Includes seal on verso of leaf.1 leaf ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Report to Milagius regarding Chursächsische troop movements.

Source/Provenance:

Doerling 107, Nov. 1983, Nr. 5293

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0109. Letter : Vienna, to the "Herrn vndt gutten Freünde" of the Lower Austrian Government in Vienna : ALS, 1640 Oct. 18.

Author(s): Christian Wilhelm, Markgraf von Brandenburg, 1587-1665
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Includes seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter is from the nephew of Christian Markgraf von Brandenburg-Bayreuth, 1581-1655, (FG145).

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0113. Charter : Cölln a.d. Spree, includes the signatures of Thomas von dem Knesebeck and Christian Gumm : ALS, 1654 Feb. 21.

Author(s): Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688 (FG401)

Knesebeck, Thomas von dem, 1594-1658 (FG524)

Gumm, Christian
Physical Description: Includes seal.1 leaf ; 33 x 40 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Document relates to an estimate on the debt of the manor owned by Kaspar von Wartenberg and his son Peter. Charter was issued in the name of Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0114. Letter : Cölln a.d. Spree, to the court administrator in Kolberg : ALS, 1654 Sep. 16.

Author(s): Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688 (FG401)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Seal and mark of receipt dated 19 Oct. 1654 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter concerns a proposed settlement over a minor debt.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0115. Letter : Königsberg, to Herzog Ernst I. von Sachsen-Gotha, Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1656 Jan. 15.

Author(s): Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688 (FG401)
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: Seal and mark of receipt dated 5. Feb. 1656 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Thank you note and return of New Year's greetings.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0116. Letter : Cölln a.d. Spree, to the Magistrate of Magdeburg : ALS, 1672 Aug. 7.

Author(s): Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688 (FG401)
Physical Description: Includes seal on front of leaf 1.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter regarding the quartering of soldiers. The letter is significant because it provides evidence that Friedrich Wilhelm was involved in the affairs of Magdeburg even prior to the actual transferal of Magdeburg, as stipulated by the Peace of Westphalia, to Friedrich Wilhelm upon the death of Herzog August von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680, (FG402).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Nov. 1981, Nr. 858

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0117. Letter : Halberstadt, to Herzog Rudolf August von Braunschweig u. Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel : ALS, 1672 Sep. 4.

Author(s): Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688 (FG401)
Recipient(s): Rudolf August, Herzog von Braunschweig- Wolfenbüttel, 1627-1704 (FG754)
Physical Description: Seal on verso of leaf 2 missing.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Request that Rudolf August intervene and aid Hedwig Arnold, a subject of Friedrich Wilhelm.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Dec. 1988, Nr. 1062

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0118. Letter : Vienna, from Kaiser Leopold I. : ALS, 1687 Apr. 29.

Author(s): Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor, 1640-1705
Recipient(s): Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688 (FG401)
Physical Description: Partial seal and address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves : 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of condolence regarding the death of Friedrich Wilhelm's third son, Ludwig, 1666-1687.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Apr. 1991, Nr. 1661

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0123. Letter : Cleve, to Markgraf Christian von Brandenburg-Bayreuth (FG145) : ALS, 1649 Mar. 27.

Author(s): Luise Henriette, Electress of Brandenburg (geb. von Oranien), 1627-1667
Recipient(s): Christian, Markgraf von Brandenburg-Bayreuth, 1581-1655 (FG145)
Physical Description: 2 page letter.1 leaf ; 32 x 21cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of condolence from Luise Henriette (1st wife of Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688, FG401) regarding the death of the wife of Markgraf Christian.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Apr. 1991, Nr. 1335

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0124. Letter : Cölln a. d. Spree, to Herzog Friedrich von Sachsen-Gotha (FG816) : ALS, 1677 Jan. 4.

Author(s): Dorothea, Kurfürstin von Brandenburg (geb. von Schleswig-Holstein), 1636-1689
Recipient(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 19. Jan. 1677 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from Dorothea, 2nd wife of Friedrich Wilhem, Elector of Brandenburg (1620-1688, FG 401).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Apr. 1991, Nr. 1336

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0129. Letter : Cölln a. d. Spree, to Kurfürst Johann Georg I. von Sachsen : ALS, 1634 Apr. 30.

Author(s): Georg Wilhelm, Kurfürst von Brandenburg, 1595-1640 (FG307)
Recipient(s): Johann Georg I, Elector of Saxony, 1585-1656
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Renewed request to allow a transport of 170 millstones to pass freely on the waterway from Pirna to Havelberg.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Jun. 1990, Nr. 1127

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0132. Letter : Cölln a. d. Spree, to Gottfried Heinrich von Pappenheim : ALS, 1629 Oct. 26/Nov. 5.

Author(s): Siegmund, Markgraf von Brandenburg, 1592-1640 (FG308)
Recipient(s): Pappenheim, Gottfried Heinrich von, 1594-1632
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 1. Dec. 1629 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Complaint that soldiers are hunting without permission.

Source/Provenance:

J.A. Stargardt, Jun. 1990, Nr. 1125

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0136. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, to a prince (unknown) : ALS, 1664 Dec. 19.

Author(s): Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714 (FG716)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. 2nd leaf missing.1 leaf ; 30 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New Year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr. 151

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0138. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, to an abbot (unknown) : ALS, 1709 Oct. 10.

Author(s): Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714 (FG716)
Physical Description: 2 leaves ; 23 x 18 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter to an abbot regarding his young granddaughter, who would later become Empress Maria Theresia.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Nov. 1962, Nr. 1273

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0139. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, to the chief administrator and councilors of Blankenburg : ALS, 1710 Nov. 17.

Author(s): Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714 (FG716)
Physical Description: Includes seal and address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Notice to officials of Blankenburg that materials for the renovation of Blankenburg castle, undertaken by Anton Ulrich for his second son Ludwig Rudolf, are being delivered to town.

Source/Provenance:

Hauswedell 229, May 1979, Nr. 1487

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0145. Letter : Braunschweig, to Herzogin Magdalena Augusta von Sachsen-Gotha, Gotha : ALS, 1714 Mar. 27.

Author(s): Ludwig Rudolph, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1671-1735
Recipient(s): Magdalena Augusta, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1679-1740
Physical Description: Leaf 1 marked by a black border. Includes address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 35 x 23 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter announces the death of Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714, (FG716).

Source/Provenance:

Granier 21, Oct. 1986, Nr. 434

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0146. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, to Ernst I. von Sachsen-Hildburghausen, Coburg : ALS, 1701 Jan. 15.

Author(s): Elisabeth Juliana, Herzogin von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1634-1704
Recipient(s): Ernst I, Herzog von Sachsen-Hildburghausen, 1655-1715
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Includes address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings. Author is the wife of Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714, (FG716).

Source/Provenance:

J.A. Stargardt, Jun. 1990, Nr. 1146

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0150. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, from Herzog Anton Ulrich von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, Marienthal bei Ichtershausen : ALS, 1679 Dec. 24.

Author(s): Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714 (FG716)
Recipient(s): Bernhard, Herzog von Sachsen-Meiningen, 1649-1706
Physical Description: Includes address and mark of receipt dated 31. Jan. 1680 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New Year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0152. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, from Anton Ulrich von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, Mareinburg bei Ichtershausen : ALS, 1680 Jan. 7.

Author(s): Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714 (FG716)
Recipient(s): Maria Hedwig, Herzogin von Sachsen-Meiningen, 1647-1680
Physical Description: Includes address and mark of receipt dated 31. Jan 1680 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

J.A. Stargardt, Jun. 1990, Nr. 1146

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0155. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, to Herzog Bernhard von Sachsen-Meiningen, Meiningen : ALS, 1688 Mar. 27.

Author(s): Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714 (FG716)
Recipient(s): Bernhard, Herzog von Sachsen-Meiningen, 1649-1706
Physical Description: Includes address, seal and mark of receipt dated 1. April 1688.2 leaves ; 23 x 17 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter concerns financial matters as well as personal sentiments towards Bernhard and his wife Elisabeth Eleonore, daughter of Anton Ulrich.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0177. Letter : Hitzacker, to Fürst August von Anhalt-Plötzkau, Zerbst : ALS, 1624 Dec. 15.

Author(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Recipient(s): August, Fürst von Anhalt-Plötzkau, 1575-1653 (FG46)
Physical Description: Includes address, seal and mark of receipt dated 19 Dec. 1624.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter concerns the matter of payment of the "Pommerischen Ehegeldern" (Pommeranian dowry) to August Fürst von Anhalt-Plötzkau.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge May 1991, Nr. 3253

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0178. Letter : Hitzacker, to Diedrich Focke (beer brewer) : ALS, 1634 Dec. 29.

Author(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Recipient(s): Focke, Diedrich
Physical Description: 2 pages.1 leaf ; 15 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Order for "good beer" and complaint about previous beer shipment.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Jun. 1986, Nr. 907

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0179. Letter : Braunschweig, to Julius Hackelberg, Amtmann zu Schöningen : ALS, 1639 Feb. 28.

Author(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Recipient(s): Hackelberg, Julius
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 12. Mar. 1639 on verso of leaf 2. Part of a bound file containing the following letters: 3 Letters from the Braunschweigr Konsistorialpräsident Peter Tuckermann (1651) to Julius Hackelberg, Amtmann zu Schöningen: dated 31. May 1638, 5. Jul. 1638 and 3. Jan. 1639. Copies of letters from the widow and heirs of Pastor Cyriacus Jorden to the Braunschweigr Konsistorialrat: dated Schöningen 30. Mar. 1638. Copy of the letter from Adam Viebingius, Notar in Schöningen, from 2. Nov. 1637.2 leaves ; 33 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter from Duke August calling for the removal of Pastor Andreas Dodeling due to the latter's refusal to pay monies owed to the widow of his predecessor, Pastor Cyriacus Jorden.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0180. Directive : Nordhausen, to Obristleutnant Marquart Ernst von Prutz : ALS, 1642 Aug. 14.

Author(s): Königsmarck, Hans Christoff, 1605-1663 (FG515)
Recipient(s): Prutz, Marquart Ernst von
Physical Description: Copy1 leaf ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Orders to raise contributions and enlist and station troops in the territories around Dannenberg and Lüchow belonging to August, Duke of Branschweig-Lüneburg. First of seven related documents (Box 1, Items 180-186).

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0181. Letter : Dannenberg, to Duke August of Braunschweig-Lüneburg (FG227), Braunschweig : ALS, 1643 Feb. 18.

Author(s): Sibylla, Herzogin von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1584-1652
Recipient(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address, seal and mark of recipt dated 23. Feb. 1643 on verso of leaf 2. With 3 handwritten comments from recipient on the margins.2 leaves ; 32 x 20.

Scope and Content Note

Letter from Sibylle, widow of recipient's older brother, Herzog Julius Ernst (1571-1636), requesting assistance. Second of seven related documents ( see Box 1, Item 180 ).

Source/Provenance:

Frau Seeliger, 1977

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0182. Letter : Braunschweig, to Sibylle, Duchess of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Dannenberg : ALS, 1643 Feb. 24.

Author(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Recipient(s): Sibylla, Herzogin von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1584-1652
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Draft (with changes) of response to request for assistance. Third of seven related documents ( see Box 1, Item 180 ).

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0183. Letter : Wustrow, to August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Braunschweig : ALS, 1643 Mar. 4.

Author(s): Roerich, Nikolaus
Recipient(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and mark of receipt dated 7. Mar. 1643 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter concerning the "Prutzischen Liquidation." Fourth of seven related documents ( see Box 1, Item 180 ).

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0184. Letter : Celle, to August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg : ALS, 1644 Aug. 9.

Author(s): Friedrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1574-1648
Recipient(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal and mark of receipt dated 17. Aug. 1644 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author, second cousin of Duke August and brother of Duke Georg (FG231) requests assistance. Fifth of seven related documents ( see Box 1, Item 180).

Source/Provenance:

Frau Seeliger, 1977

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0185. Letter : Celle, to August, Duke of Branschweig-Lüneburg : ALS, 1644 Nov. 30.

Author(s): Friedrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1574-1648
Recipient(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 5. Dec. 1644 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Information about the reply of author's "Commendant" at Lüneburg. Sixth of seven related documents ( see Box 1, Item 180).

Source/Provenance:

Frau Seeliger, 1977

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0186. Agreement : Salzdahlum : ALS, 1645 Jan. 29.

Author(s): Königsmarck, Hans Christoff, 1605-1663 (FG515)

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Physical Description: 3 page agreement, title on verso of leaf 2. Copy.2 leaves ; 34 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Agreeement concerning the activites of Obristleutnant Marquart Ernst von Prutz. Seventh of seven related documents ( see Box 1, Item 180).

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0188. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, to Christian von Bülow, Brunsrode : ALS, 1651 Oct. 27.

Author(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Recipient(s): Bülow, Christian von
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the sum of 18 Taler to be collected from the "Ratskammer" in Königslutter relating to costs for care of troops stationed there.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 617, Feb. 1979, Nr. 927,1.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0189. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, to Fürst Octavio Piccolomini d'Aragona Duca d'Amalfi (FG356), Wien : ALS, 1655 Dec. 21.

Author(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Recipient(s): Piccolomini, Ottavio, 1599-1656 (FG356)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New Year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 628, Mar. 1983, Nr. 1090

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0190. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, to an agent in Halberstadt : ALS, 1660 Jan. 30.

Author(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Leaf 2 missing.1 leaf ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns troubles with the government in Halberstadt.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 617, Feb. 1979, Nr. 928

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0191. Postscript : (Unknown), to a relative : ALS, 1661 Aug. 9.

Author(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 28 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the settlement of a misunderstanding.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0200. Letter : [Wolfenbüttel], to Oberamtmann Schilling: ALS, [unknown].

Author(s): Sophie Elisabeth, Duchess, consort of August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1613-1676
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 20 x 17 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author requests the procurement of a wedding present for her lady-in-waiting.

Source/Provenance:

Doerling 107, Nov. 1983, Nr. 5187

Language:

German
 

Items 212-618.

Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0212. Letter : Uppsala, to unknown : ALS, 1643 Oct. 12.

Author(s): Freinsheim, Johann, 1608-1660
Physical Description: 2 page letter.1 leaf ; 19 x 16 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author, occasional book dealer for August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg (FG227), requesting that another book dealer, with the Duke's permission, send him money so that he can balance his accounts.

Language:

Latin
Box 1

Call No: BANC MSS 98/490215a.
Letter : Braunschweig [Brunswick(?)], from the Duke of August and Hildescheim : ALS, 1647 June 28.

Author(s): August, Duke of Braunschwieg-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Recipient(s): Kalms, Franz; Kalms, Werner
Physical Description: 2 leaves, seal on 1st leaf;34 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letters pertaining to holdings in Hildesheim. The first letter June 28, 1647, confirms that the holdings go to the descendant of Barthold von Rautenberg, Franz Kalms.
Box 1

Call No: BANC MSS 98/490215a.
Letter : Braunschweig [Brunswick(?)], from the Duke of August and Hildescheim : ALS, 1649 Apr. 25.

Author(s): August, Duke of Braunschwieg-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Recipient(s): Kalms, Franz; Kalms, Werner
Physical Description: 2 leaves, seal on 1st leaf;32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letters pertaining to holdings in Hildesheim. The second letter April 25, 1649 posthumously confirms holdings of Franz Kalms to his brother Werner Kalms.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0299. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, to unknown : ALS, 1619 May 13.

Author(s): Friedrich Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, 1591-1634 (FG38)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Acknowledgment of liabilities of the Steterburg cloister.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 617, Feb. 1979, Nr. 927,2.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0302. Letter : Wolfenbüttel, to the "Konsistorialräte zu Wolfenbüttel": ALS, 1596 May 29.

Author(s): Heinrich Julius, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, 1564-1613
Physical Description: 2 Page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Announcement of the author, father of Friedrich Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (FG38), to the Konsistorialräte of the impending birth of another child (Dorothea, born on 8. Jul. 1596).

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0306. Letter : Feldlager vor Hameln, to a General : ALS, 1633 Jun 2.

Author(s): Georg, Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Calenberg, 1582-1641 (FG231)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Seal and address (cut out) on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter on military matters, written shortly before author's victory in the battle at Hessisch-Oldendorff (28. Jun. 1633) for the Swedish-protestant cause.

Source/Provenance:

Granier 21, Nr. 410, Oct. 1986

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0313. Letter : Braunschweig, to the "Fürstin, Gräfinnen und Baasen" of the Quedlinburg convent : ALS, 1680 Sep. 21.

Author(s): Rudolf August, Herzog von Braunschweig- Wolfenbüttel, 1627-1704 (FG754)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Leaf 2 missing.1 leaf ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of condolence to the canoness' of the Quedlinburg convent concerning the death of their abbess, Anna Sophie Pfalzgräfin bei Rhein-Birkenfeld (1619-1680).

Source/Provenance:

Brandes 98, Oct. 1992, Nr. 2541

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0314. Edict: Wolfenbüttel : ALS, 1687 Nov. 22.

Author(s): Rudolf August, Herzog von Braunschweig- Wolfenbüttel, 1627-1704 (FG754)

Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714 (FG716)
Physical Description: Title of proclamation on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 38 x 58 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Proclamation bestowing goods and property to Kammerrat Conrad Schwarzkopf.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0328. Autograph : Wittenberg : ALS, 1658 Jan. 27.

Author(s): Buchner, August, 1591-1661 (FG362)
Physical Description: Unsigned poem, by unknown author, on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 9 x 14 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Latin inscription and signature of author.

Source/Provenance:

Voerster, Jun. 1990

Language:

Latin
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0329. Autograph : Wittenberg, signed in register of Johann Wagner : ALS.

Author(s): Buchner, August, 1591-1661 (FG362)
Physical Description: 1 autograph

Scope and Content Note

Autograph can be found in: Johann Wagner. Album of autographs, leaf 19 verso (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 329).

Language:

Latin
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0333. Bundle of writings regarding the life of Johann Kaspar Buchner: ALS, dates vary from 1656 to 1721.

Author(s): Buchner, Johann Kaspar, 1642-1708
Recipient(s): Buchner, Johann Kaspar, 1642-1708
Physical Description: 8 separate entries:

1. 1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

2. 2 documents: a) 2 leaves ; 28 x 18 cm : b) 2 leaves ; 33 x 19 cm.

3. 1 leaf ; 20 x 33 cm.

5. 2 documents: a) 2 leaves ; 34 x 22 cm : b) 2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

7. 2 leaves ; 22 x 15 cm.

8. 5 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

9. 2 leaves ; 34 x 21 cm.

10. 6 documents : 1 leaf ; 11 x 9 cm : 1 leaf ; 14 x 21 cm : 1 leaf ; 16 x 21 cm : 1 leaf ; 21 x 17 cm : 2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm : 2 leaves ; 33 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Entries relating to the life of Johann Kaspar Buchner, nephew of Augustus Buchner (1591-1661, FG362).

1. Edict accepting Johann Buchner as a student at the University of Wittenberg.

2. 2 letters for Buchner from Karl Moritz von Redern

3. Attestation from Jobst Christoph Brandt von Lindau for Buchner

5. Johann Heinrich Seufert, Konrektor zu Umstadt, latin poem for Buchner

7. Poem written by Buchner for his wife

8. Personalia written upon Buchner's death in 1708 (good biography).

9. Parsonalia written upon the death of Buchner's wife in 1721.

10. Six miscellaneous documents related to Buchner's life, 17th century.

Entry 4 listed separately ( Box 1, Item 436 )

Entry 6 listed separately ( Box 1, Item 437)

Language:

German, Latin
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0343. Autograph : Nürnberg, signed in register of Gustav von Racknitz : ALS, 1645 Apr. 29.

Author(s): Dietrichstein, Christian von, 1610-1681
Physical Description: 1 autograph

Scope and Content Note

Autograph can be found in: Gustav von Racknitz. Album of coat of arms and autographs, p. 54 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 1153).
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0347. Letter : Roßla, to Landgräfin Amalie Elisabeth von Hessen-Kassel : ALS, 1648 Feb. 7.

Author(s): Douglas, Robert Graf, 1611-1662 (FG420)
Recipient(s): Amalia Elisabeth, Landgräfin von Hessen-Kassel, 1602-1651
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 11. Feb. 1648 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter to recipient (widow of Wilhem V, FG65) concerning Swedish troop movements between Erfurt and Mühlhausen (Thüringen) in the last phase of the thirty years war.

Source/Provenance:

Nebehay Wien, L.68, Nr.23, Feb. 1981

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0352. Letter : Latorff, to "a German Princess," probably Landgräfin Amalie Elisabeth von Hessen-Kassel : ALS, 1644 Oct. 25.

Author(s): Erskein, Alexander Freiherr, 1598-1656 (FG421)
Recipient(s): Amalia Elisabeth, Landgräfin von Hessen-Kassel, 1602-1651
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

News that one of her messengers with, among other things, secret military-related documents, had been captured.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner 595

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0356. Receipt : Gotha : ALS, 1643 Dec. 2.

Author(s): Frantzke, Georg (von), 1594-1659 (FG428)
Physical Description: With addendum, written in author's own hand, dated 25. May 1644.1 leaf ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Receipt for the "Rentkammer" in Gotha for a juridical work left to the government.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr. 109

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0359. Autograph : Dresden : ALS, 1650 Dec. 9.

Author(s): Friesen, Heinrich d.J., Freiherr von, 1610-1680 (FG683)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 9 x 14 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Inscription "patiar, ut potiar." and signature of author.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr. 121

Language:

Latin
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0399. Letter : Staßfurt, to "einen Fürsten von Anhalt" : ALS, 1638 Jun. 6.

Author(s): Hanow, Augustus von, 1591-1661 (FG250)
Physical Description: Seal on verso of leaf 2. Address cut out.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding passage of author's troops through recipient's territory.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner/Graz, Dec. 1982, Nr.615

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0429. Letter : Frankfurt/M, to Kurfürst Johann Wilhelm von der Pfalz (?) : ALS, 1698 Oct. 11.

Author(s): Friedrich II, Landgrave of Hessen-Homburg, 1633-1708 (FG613)
Recipient(s): Johann Wilhelm, Elector Palatine, 1658-1716
Physical Description: 2 page letter.2 leaves ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author expresses thanks for a letter from Weinheim and for supporting his claims against Landgraf Ernst Ludwig von Hessen-Darmstadt (1667-1739).

Source/Provenance:

J.A.Stargardt, Jun. 1990, Nr. 1282

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0430. Letter : Rotenburg, to Fürstin Sophie von Anhalt-Köthen : ALS, 1650 Feb. 6.

Author(s): Hermann IV, Landgrave of Hesse-Rotenburg, 1607-1658 (FG374)
Recipient(s): Sophie, Fürstin von Anhalt-Köthen, 1599-1654
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 21 x 16

Scope and Content Note

Letter of condolence regarding the death of recipient's husband, Fürst Ludwig von Anhalt-Köthen (FG2).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Nov. 1981, Nr. 972

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0435a. Letter : Darmstadt, to Burggraf Georg Ludwig von Kirchberg : ALS, 1672 Oct. 25.

Author(s): Ludwig VI, Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt, 1630-1678 (FG774)
Recipient(s): Georg Ludwig, Burggraf von Kirchberg
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

News of the arrival of an officer from the Kaiser's army who was searching for Otto Wilhelm von Berlepsch (FG409).

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0436. Letter : Darmstadt, "Original BestallungsBrief des Registratoris Johann Caspar Buchnerus" : ALS, 1675 Jan. 1.

Author(s): Ludwig VI, Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt, 1630-1678 (FG774)

Buchner, Johann Kaspar, 1642-1708
Physical Description: a) 8 page letter. Title on leaf 1. Seal on verso of leaf 5.

b) 11 page letter.2 documents:

a) 6 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

b) 9 leaves ; 29 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

a) Detailed document relating to the summons of Johann Kaspar Buchner (nephew of August Buchner, FG362) to the "registratore" of Ludwig VI, Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt.

b) Handwritten copy from Buchner.

For other documents relating to Johann Kaspar Buchner, see Box 1, Item 333.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0437. Letter : Darmstadt, to Johann Kaspar Buchner : ALS, 1693 Mar. 29.

Author(s): Ludwig VI, Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt, 1630-1678 (FG774)
Recipient(s): Buchner, Johann Kaspar, 1642-1708
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Seal on verso of leaf 1.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter regarding recipient's handling of incoming mail in his position as personal secretary. For more documents relating to Johann Kaspar Buchner, see Box 1., Item 333 .

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0438a. Proclamation : Schweinfurt : ALS, 1628 Aug. 6.

Author(s): Collalto
Physical Description: With seal.1 leaf ; 27 x 41 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Document relating to the property of Landgraf Georg II von Hesse-Darmstadt, father of Ludwig VI von Hesse-Darmstadt (FG774).

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0446. Letter : Kassel, to a "besonders lieben Freund" : ALS, 1599 Jul. 10.

Author(s): Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, 1572-1632 (FG80)
Physical Description: 10 page letter.5 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning opportunities surrounding the Hessian land of Christoffel von Bodensehe, who had recently died.

Source/Provenance:

Granier 21, Oct. 1986, Nr. 445.

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0447. Letter : Schmalkalden, to King Henry IV of France : ALS, 1603 Jul. 5.

Author(s): Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, 1572-1632 (FG80)
Recipient(s): Henry IV, King of France, 1553-1610
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Addresses a number of political issues important to author and recipient, who are united against the Habsburgs. Alludes to Henry's illness, and the coronation of James I. of England, among other matters.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Apr. 1991, Nr. 1476

Language:

French
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0450a. Letter : Kassel, to Wilhelm V, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel : ALS, 1635 Sep. 8.

Author(s): Feuquières, Manassès de Pas, marquis de, 1590-1640
Recipient(s): Wilhelm V, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, 1602-1637 (FG65)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Language:

French
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0454. Letter : Kassel, to Graf Johann von Sayn u. Wittgenstein, Minden : ALS, 1651 Sep. 20.

Author(s): Wilhelm VI, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, 1629-1663 (FG694)
Recipient(s): Johann, Graf von Sayn u. Wittgenstein
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 28 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Asks for patience in replying to previous letter due to recent death of author's mother.

Source/Provenance:

Brandes 68, Oct. 1977, Nr. 1934

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0455. Letter : Homburg, to Herzog Ernst von Sachsen-Gotha (FG19), Gotha : ALS, 1663 Dec. 18.

Author(s): Wilhelm Christoph, Landgraf von Hessen-Bingenheim u. -Homburg, 1625-1681 (FG594)
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 12. Jan. 1664 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Hartung 62, May 1990, Nr. 1775

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0456. Letter : Homburg, to herzogin Elisabeth Sophie von Sachsen-Gotha : ALS, 1663 Dec. 18.

Author(s): Wilhelm Christoph, Landgraf von Hessen-Bingenheim u. -Homburg, 1625-1681 (FG594)
Recipient(s): Elisabeth Sophie, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1619-1680
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 12. Jan. 1664 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Hartung 62, May 1990, Nr. 1776

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0466. Decree : Bückeburg : ALS, 1637 Dec. 22.

Author(s): Otto V, Graf von Holstein-Schaumburg, 1614-1640 (FG198)
Physical Description: With seal.1 leaf ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Decree concerning the investigation of the administration of Georg Deichmann in Egestorf by a commission made up of Franz von Ditfurth (FG275), Bernhard von Gehmark and J.H. Vietor.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner 622

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0468. Letter : Jena, to Landgraf Georg II. Von Hessen-Darmstadt : ALS, 1636 Jul. 6.

Author(s): Hortleder, Friedrich, 1579-1640 (FG343)
Recipient(s): Georg II, Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt, 1605-1661
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Announcement of the upcoming wedding of author's daughter Anna Katharina to Zacharias Prueschenk (FG418).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614 Nr. 85

Language:

German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0472. Autographs : Several album entries : ALS, 1624.

Author(s): Jörger von Tollet, Hans Septimius, 1596 - after 1667

Jörger von Tollet, Hans Helfreich, 1594 - after 1654
Physical Description: Photocopy1 leaf ; 15 x 10 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Hans Helfreich was the father of and Hans Septimius the uncle of Johann Quintin Graf Jörgen von Tollet (FG772). The autographs come from the year of Johann Quintin's birth.

Language:

French, Latin, German
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0474. Autograph : Signed in register of Gustav von Racknitz : ALS, 1646 Jul. 17.

Author(s): Jörger von Tollet, Hans Septimius, 1596 - after 1667
Physical Description: 1 Autograph

Scope and Content Note

Autograph can be found in: Gustav von Racknitz. Stammbuch. p. 68 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 1153).

Language:

Latin
Box 1

BANC MSS 98/49: 0475. Autograph : Nürnberg, signed in register of Balthasar Chiliani : ALS, 1655 Jun. 14.

Author(s): Jörger von Tollet, Hans Septimius, 1596 - after 1667
Physical Description: 1 Autograph

Scope and Content Note

Autograph can be found in: Chiliani, Balthasar. Album of autographs. Nr. 3 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 475).

Language:

Latin
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0477. Letter : Quartier Halchter, to Johann Grünewaldt ("aus dem Amt Dardeßen") : ALS, 1632 Aug. 18.

Author(s): Calcheim, Wilhelm von, called Lohausen, 1584-1640 (FG172)
Recipient(s): Grünewaldt, Johann
Physical Description: Address on verso of leaf 2. Paper seal on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Relating to a horse which the recipient obtained in Braunschweig.

Source/Provenance:

Doerling 107, Nov. 1983, Nr. 5219

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0478. Letter : Magdeburg, to Graf Christoph von Stolberg : ALS, 1636 Feb. 12.

Author(s): Calcheim, Wilhelm von, called Lohausen, 1584-1640 (FG172)
Recipient(s): Christoph, Graf von Stolberg
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and 2 seals on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns quartering of author's troops on the recipient's property.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Nov. 1981, Nr. 1011

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0482. Letter : Königsberg, to Duke August of Sachsen-Weissenfels : ALS,1668 Jul. 25.

Author(s): Kempe, Martin von, 1637-1683 (FG806)
Recipient(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: Address, black seal, and mark of receipt dated 5. Oct. 1668 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of thanks for acceptance into the Fruitbearing society.

Source/Provenance:

R.Wittmann, München, Jun. 1989

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0491. Letter : Köthen, to Ernst Kelberg ("Baillif de son Altesse d'Anhalt à Cöthen"), Köthen : ALS, 1644 May 4.

Author(s): Knoch, Christian Ernst von, 1608-1655 (FG268)
Recipient(s): Kelberg, Ernst
Physical Description: Address and 2 seals on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 27 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns military matters.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 369,1

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0492. Letter : Halle : ALS, 1666 Apr. 23.

Author(s): König, Michael, 1614-1673 (FG759)
Physical Description: Seal on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Decision in a legal dispute of the "Domkapitel" in Magdeburg, carried out on behalf of Duke August of Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG402).

Source/Provenance:

aus Konvolut, Bremer Wf.

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0493. Letter : Stade, to the Mayor and council of the city of Hildesheim: ALS, 1653 Mar. 23.

Author(s): Königsmarck, Hans Christoff, 1605-1663 (FG515)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and mark of receipt dated 9. Apr. 1653 on verso of leaf 2. Seal missing.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning author's takeover of the "Stifte" of Bremen and Verden.

Source/Provenance:

Tenner 116/I, Nr.710, 1977

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0496. Letter : Stockholm, to Albrecht Hahne, "Kaufmann in Wolgast" : ALS, 1681 Oct. 4.

Author(s): Otto Wilhelm, Graf von Königsmarck, 1639-1688 (FG633)
Recipient(s): Hahne, Albrecht
Physical Description: 2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Certificate confirming that the recipient made two trips in the service of the Swedes from Hamburg to Stralsund in 1678.

Source/Provenance:

Dörling 111, Jun. 1985, Nr.3101

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0497. Letter : Stockholm, to the chancellor and councilmen of Swedish-Pommerania, Stettin : ALS, 1685 Mar. 18.

Author(s): Otto Wilhelm, Graf von Königsmarck, 1639-1688 (FG633)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2. Mark of receipt dated 12. Nov. 1685 on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of recommendation for the Stralsund citizen and innkeeper Ernst Casimir Stainmetz.

Source/Provenance:

Hauswedell 278, Nov. 1989, Nr.2213

Language:

German, French
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0498. Certificate : Nauplia : ALS, 1686 Sep. 6.

Author(s): Otto Wilhelm, Graf von Königsmarck, 1639-1688 (FG633)
Physical Description: With seal.2 leaves ; 31 x 22 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Certificate of praise for the "Chevalier" Jerôme de Minoussy.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 635, Nr. 42, Jan. 1986

Language:

French
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0523. Letter : Halle, from Duke August of Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG402): ALS, 1678 Jun. 15.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Loss, Hans Kaspar von, ? - 1711 (FG824)
Physical Description: 8 page letter. Seal on verso of leaf 6.6 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Instructions relating the European travels of the author's son Heinrich (FG790), for which the recipient would act as chaperone and be obliged to file weekly reports.

Source/Provenance:

Venator/Köln 43, Nr.22, Jun. 1976

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0524. Letter : Halle, from Duke August of Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG402) : ALS, 1679 Mar. 9.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Loss, Hans Kaspar von, ? - 1711 (FG824)
Physical Description: 4 page letter. Seal on verso of leaf 2. Leaves bound together with yellow and black string.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter appointing recipient to the position of Privy Counselor.

Source/Provenance:

Venator/Köln 43, Nr.23, Jun. 1976

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0525. Letter : Halle, from Duke August of Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG402), : ALS, 1679 Mar. 9.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Loss, Hans Kaspar von, ? - 1711 (FG824)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Seal on verso of leaf 1.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter assigning the recpient (privy counselor to the author) the duty of looking after the author's son Heinrich.

Source/Provenance:

Venator/Köln 43, Nr. 23, Jun. 1976

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0526. Letter : Halle, from Duke August of Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG402) : ALS, 1680 Mar. 16.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Loss, Hans Kaspar von, ? - 1711 (FG824)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Recipient instructed by author to serve as a political advisor to his son, Duke Heinrich.

Source/Provenance:

Venator/Köln 43, Nr.23, Jun. 1976

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0529. Letter : Mansfeld, to Markgraf Christian Wilhelm von Brandenburg : ALS, 1621 May 31.

Author(s): Johann Georg, Graf von Mansfeld, 1593-1647 (FG243)
Recipient(s): Christian Wilhelm, Markgraf von Brandenburg, 1587-1665
Physical Description: With seal and mark of receipt dated 2. Jun. 1621 on verso of leaf. Part of 2 leaf document, leaf 1 missing.1 leaf ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter regarding recipient's duties as "Administrator des Erzstiftes Magdeburg" and a matter in the village of Helfta, near Merseburg.

Source/Provenance:

Kronenberg Basel, Dec. 1991

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0532a. Letter : Schwerin : ALS, 1619 Feb. 19.

Author(s): Adolf Friedrich I, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1588-1658 (FG175)
Physical Description: Title on leaf 1. 4 page letter beginning on leaf 2. Typewritten transcription of document included in folder.3 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Writing regarding the sentencing of the imprisoned mint-master S. Lüdemann on the charge of counterfeiting.

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0533. Letter : Schwerin : ALS, 1636 Jun. 14/24.

Author(s): Adolf Friedrich I, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1588-1658 (FG175)
Physical Description: Seal on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 34 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of passage for 24 cart loads of Rheinwine in Warnemünde and Wismar.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Jun. 1984, Nr.1262

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0534. Letter : Schwerin : ALS, 1637 Oct. 3.

Author(s): Adolf Friedrich I, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1588-1658 (FG175)
Physical Description: Seal on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of passage for 24 casks of Franconian wine at the Swedish customs station in Warnemünde.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Jun. 1984, Nr.1262

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0535. Letter : Celle, from Duke Friedrich of Braunschweig-Lüneburg : ALS, 1639 Feb. 6.

Author(s): Friedrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1574-1648
Recipient(s): Adolf Friedrich I, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1588-1658 (FG175)
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns the dispute between Balthasar von Bothmer and Dietrich von Hastette over the rights to 15/21 of the estate of Joachim Müller.

Source/Provenance:

Hartung 62, May 1990, Nr.1662

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0536. Document : Schwerin : ALS, 1648 Jul. 25.

Author(s): Adolf Friedrich I, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1588-1658 (FG175)
Physical Description: Mounted on stock paper.1 leaf ; 29 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Document concerning the contract with "von Blumentahl" and a two year contribution.

Source/Provenance:

Hauswedell 229, May 1979, Nr.1483

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0537. Letter : Schloß "Newstal", to a "lieben besonderen ..." : ALS, 1654 Jun. 14.

Author(s): Adolf Friedrich I, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1588-1658 (FG175)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns the appointment of a future diplomat to the "Frankfurter Deputation."

Source/Provenance:

Doerling 109, Nov. 1984, Nr.3648.

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0539. Letter : Grabow, to Duke Friedrich of Sachsen-Gotha (FG816) : ALS, 1681 Dec. 23.

Author(s): Friedrich, Herzog von Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1638-1688 (FG795)
Recipient(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 24 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 52, Nov. 1988, Nr. 2867

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0539a. Letter : Grabow, to Duke Friedrich I of Sachsen-Gotha (FG816) : ALS, 1690 Dec. 20.

Author(s): Christine Wilhelmine, Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1656-1722
Recipient(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 23 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from widow of Duke Friedrich of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (FG795).

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 52, Nov. 1988, Nr.2867

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0540. Letter : Grabow, to a "Frau Muhme, Schwiegerin, Schwester und Gevatterin" : ALS, 1696 Dec. 21.

Author(s): Christine Wilhelmine, Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1656-1722
Physical Description: Seal on verso of leaf 2. Bottom half of leaf 2 cut out.2 leaves ; 35 x 24 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from widow of Friedrich, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (FG795).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Jun. 1984, Nr. 1262/Beilage

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0543. Letter : Güstrow, to the "DohmbDechant, Seniorn und gantzen Capitel der ErtzBischöfflichen hohen Stiffskirchen zu Magdeburg" : ALS, 1664 Sep. 24.

Author(s): Gustav Adolf, Duke of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, 1635-1695 (FG511)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 3. Oct. 1664 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the office of archiepiscopal canon following the death of Jost Kaspar Klencke. Without reference to the administrator of the archbishopric Magdeburg, Duke August (FG402).

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 52, Nov. 1988, Nr. 2878

Language:

German
Oversize box

BANC MSS 98/49: 0545. Letter : Mirow, to Magdalena Sibylle, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha : ALS, 1670 Dec. 28.

Author(s): Hans Georg, Herzog von Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1629-1675 (FG482)
Recipient(s): Magdalena Sibylle, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1648-1681 (FG816)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 36 x 24 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Formal wishes for contentment in the new year.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 52, Nov.88, Nr.22880

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0552. Letter : (Dessau), to the Mayor and Council of Dessau : ALS, 1641 Jul. 5.

Author(s): Milagius, Martinus, 1598-1657 (FG315)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 6. Jul. 1641 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Request for funds by author in his position as "anhaltischer Gesamtrat."

Source/Provenance:

Adam 369, 2

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0553a. Document : Passau : ALS, 1710 Aug. 3.

Author(s): Morawiczky von Rudnitz, Freiherr Wolfgang Heinrich, late 17th - early 18th c.
Physical Description: Seal on leaf 1. Title on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 45 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Document by Freiherrn Wolfgang Heinrich Morawiczky von Rudnitz, relative of Karl Heinrich Morawiczky von Rudnitz (FG877), on behalf of his "Herrendiener" Franz Anton Meiselseder of Passau.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 55, May 1990, Nr. 3298

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0555. Letter : Corvey, to Landräfin Amalie Elisabeth von Hessen-Kassel : ALS, 1646 Apr. 22.

Author(s): Mortaigne dit de Pottelles, Gaspard Corneille de, 1608-1647 (FG419)
Recipient(s): Amalia Elisabeth, Landgräfin von Hessen-Kassel, 1602-1651
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 24. Apr. 1646 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 20 x 17 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Communication by author in his position as infantry commander in the service of the recipient.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner 648

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0580. Letter : Rastede, to Duke August of Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG402) : ALS, 1654 Jul. 17.

Author(s): Anton Günther, Count of Oldenburg, 1583-1667 (FG351)
Recipient(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2. Folder also contains brief handwritten biography of author.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding the baptism of Duke August's youngest daughter Sophie (1654-1724, wife of Prince Karl Wilhelm von Anhalt-Zerbst (FG825)).

Source/Provenance:

Wildner, Graz, Dec. 1982, Nr.652

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0602a. Partitur of drinking song : "Les Eloux" : ALS, 1964 Jul.

Author(s): Opitz, Martin, 1597-1639 (FG200)
Physical Description: Typewritten version of text on verso of leaf 1.4 leaves ; 27 x 18 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Rare example of a setting by Opitz. Composed and prepared by Wilhelm Arbenz (1899-1969).

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0604. Letter : Halberstadt, to Prince Ludwig of Anhalt-Köthen : ALS, 1634 Feb. 10.

Author(s): Oxenstierna, Axel, Greve, 1583-1654 (FG232)
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: Seal on verso of leaf 2. Address cut out.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter concerning the stationing of "kursächsische" troops in the principality of Anhalt.

Source/Provenance:

Tenner 116/I, Nr. 683, 1977

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0605. Letter : Frankfurt a. M., to the Princes of Anhalt (to the senior member of the House, August (FG46), as well as Johann Kasimir (FG10), Christian d. J. (FG51), Rudolf (FG12) and Ludwig (FG2) : ALS, 1634 Sep. 19.

Author(s): Oxenstierna, Axel, Greve, 1583-1654 (FG232)
Recipient(s): August, Fürst von Anhalt-Plötzkau, 1575-1653 (FG46)
Physical Description: Leaf 2 missing.1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Orders to accept and care for a thousand wounded soldiers belonging to the army of Banér (FG222), which had been beaten three weeks earlier near Nördlingen.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 442

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0606. Letter : Stralsund, to Alexander Erskein (FG421) : ALS, 1636 Jan. 25.

Author(s): Oxenstierna, Axel, Greve, 1583-1654 (FG232)
Recipient(s): Erskein, Alexander Freiherr, 1598-1656 (FG421)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 18. Feb. 1636 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author informs recepient, war councilor of the main Swedish army, that a troubled soldier is being sent to to him to be rehabilitated.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 443

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0610a. Letter : Greifswald, from John Berkeley, major : ALS, 1637 Dec. 24.

Author(s): Berkeley, John (English officer)
Recipient(s): Oxenstierna, Axel, Greve, 1583-1654 (FG232)
Physical Description: 1 page letter, no address;20 x 15 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Confirms arrival of muskets, powder and fuses.

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0617. Letter (fragment) : Straßburg : ALS, 1676 Apr. 3.

Author(s): Anna Magdalena, Pfalzgräfin bei Rhein-Birkenfeld, 1640-1693

Christian II, Pfalzgraf bei Rhein-Birkenfeld, 1637-1717 (FG598)
Physical Description: With two seals (one red, one black) on front of leaf 1. Title on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 17 x 23 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the settlement and guardianship of the sons of Anna Magdalena, sister of Christian II and widow of Johann Reinhard II., Graf von Hanau-Lichtenberg.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Apr. 1991, Nr.1600

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0618. Letter : Birkenfeld, to Graf Johann Anton Cratz von Scharffenstein, Kassel : ALS, 1652 Mar. 22.

Author(s): Georg Wilhelm, Pfalzgraf bei Rhein-Birkenfeld, 1591-1669 (FG474)
Recipient(s): Johann Anton Cratz, Graf von Scharffenstein
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Invitation to a "Lehensrenovatur" as the "dießmahlen Eltisten Lehensträger" on 2. April.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 635, Nr.3, Jan. 1986

Language:

German
 

Items 623-739.

Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0623. Letter : Dannenberg, from Duchess Sibylla of Braunschweig-Lüneburg : ALS, 1641 Oct. 25./Nov. 4.

Author(s): Sibylla, Herzogin von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1584-1652
Recipient(s): Piccolomini, Ottavio, 1599-1656 (FG356)
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 24 x 18 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author (widow of the eldest brother of Duke August of Braunschweig (FG227)) asks for help as troops demand contributions from her estate.

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0624. Letter : Passau, to Graf Philippe-Emmanuel de Ligniville : ALS, 1648 Jul. 9.

Author(s): Piccolomini, Ottavio, 1599-1656 (FG356)
Recipient(s): Philippe-Emmanuel, Graf de Ligniville, 1611-1664
Physical Description: 2 page letter.1 leaf ; 29 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author informs recipient about the situation of the French army near Passau at the end of the Thirty Years' War.

Source/Provenance:

L'abbaye, Bull.212, Paris, Nr.109, 1973

Language:

French
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0625. Letter : Vienna, from Raimondo de Montecuccoli : ALS, 1649 Oct. 13.

Author(s): Montecuccoli, Raimondo, Prince, 1609-1680
Recipient(s): Piccolomini, Ottavio, 1599-1656 (FG356)
Physical Description: 3 page letter.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns the extension of a peace treaty between Kaiser Ferdinand III. and the Turkish Sultan.

Source/Provenance:

Erasmushaus 760, Mar. 1973, Nr.125

Language:

Italian
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0626. Letter : Antwerpen, from Raimondo de Montecuccoli : ALS, 1654 Nov. 13.

Author(s): Montecuccoli, Raimondo, Prince, 1609-1680
Recipient(s): Piccolomini, Ottavio, 1599-1656 (FG356)
Physical Description: 2 leaves ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Announcement about the meshing of troops in the winter quarters.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 589,1969, Nr.138.

Language:

Italian
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0629a. Letter : Wien, from Kaiser Matthias : ALS, 1608 Mar. 10.

Author(s): Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor, 1557-1619
Recipient(s): Hans Christoph, Graf von Puchheim, 1578-1619
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Seal on verso of leaf 1. Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Appointment of recepient, father of Hans Christoph von Puchheim (FG516), to a position in the Kaiser's court.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 631, Jun. 1984, Nr.1397

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0642. Letter : Derenburg, to the council of the city of Nordhausen : ALS, 1643 Sep. 4.

Author(s): Rochow, Otto Christoph von, 1607-1659 (FG496)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author, a Swedish military commander, requests that the city send a contribution of 271Taler for the month of September for the benefit of his two companies.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner 676

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0643. Letter : Wien, to the "niederösterreichischen Landstände" : ALS, 1593 Jan. 22.

Author(s): Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor, 1557-1619
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 23. Jan. 1693 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 22 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author (at the time still Archduke of Austria) intercedes with the Austrian Diet in the matter of debts owed by Hans Wilhelm von Roggendorf (1531-1590), great uncle of Georg Ehrenreich von Roggendorf u. Mollenburg (1596-1653; FG369).

Source/Provenance:

J.A.Stargardt, Kat. 576, May 1966, Nr. 1077

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0651. Letter : Weimar, to Philipp Adolf von Ehrenberg, Prince and Bishop of Würzburg : ALS, 1623 Mar. 26.

Author(s): Albrecht, Herzog von Sachsen-Eisenach, 1599-1644 (FG17)
Recipient(s): Ehrenburg, Philipp Adolf von, Prince and Bishop of Würzburg, 1583-1631
Physical Description: 4 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 10. Aug. 1623 on verso of leaf 4.4 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns a territorial dispute around the Saxe-Coburg area in Franconia.

Source/Provenance:

Doerling 109, Nov. 1984, Nr.3707

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0652. Letter : Weimar, to Burkhard Grossmann : ALS, 1625 Mar. 18.

Author(s): Albrecht, Herzog von Sachsen-Eisenach, 1599-1644 (FG17)
Recipient(s): Grossmann, Burckhard, 1575-1637
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author, acting on behalf of his brother Johann Ernst (FG3), orders recipient, tax collector, financial administrator and police inspector in Jena, to arrest the murderer Quirin Eißleben.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner-Graz, 1982, Nr.698

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0653. Letter : Weimar, to Herzog Johann Wilhelm von Sachsen-Altenburg, Leipzig : ALS, (before 1632) Mar. 25.

Author(s): Albrecht, Herzog von Sachsen-Eisenach, 1599-1644 (FG17)
Recipient(s): Johann Wilhelm II, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg, 1600-1632 (FG188)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 28 x 17 cm.

Scope and Content Note

In the face of the hardship brought on by the Thirty Years' War, author asks recipient (a cousin) for the use of two companies of troops.

Source/Provenance:

Doerling 107, Nov. 1983, Nr.8196

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0660. Letter : Halle, to the "verodneten Saltzsgräfen vndt Oberbornmeistern des Thalgerichts" zu Halle : ALS, 1643 Jan. 29.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 31. Jan. 1643 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns clarification of financial accounts.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0661. Letter : Freyberg, from Linnardt von Torstenson, Graf von Ortala: ALS, 1643 Feb. 2.

Author(s): Torstenson, Lennart, Grefve of Ortala, 1603-1651
Recipient(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 10. Jun. 1643 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns a written "Salvaguarde" for Adolf Lösern zu Pretzsch

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0662. Payment order : Halle : ALS, 1647 May 25.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Payment order to Caspar Neefe, "Kammermeister," for Conrad Schmidt, "Reitschmied."

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0663. Autograph : Signed in register of Gustav von Racknitz : ALS, 1648.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 1 autograph

Scope and Content Note

Autograph can be found in: Gustav von Racknitz. Stammbuch. p. 3 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 1153).

Language:

Latin
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0664. Letter : Halle, to "die Stände von Prälaten, Ritterschaft u. Städten des Erzstifts Magdeburg : ALS, 1649 Nov. 24.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Official announcement by author of the birth of his son and heir Johann Adolf (FG719) on 2. November 1649.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0665. Letter : Halle, to "Hochgeborene Fürsten, Freündtliche liebe Oheimbe" : ALS, 1654 Jun. 23.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Leaf 2 missing.1 leaf ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Announcement by author of the birth of a daughter, Sophie (who would later go on to marry Prince Karl Wilhelm von Anhalt-Zerbst (FG825)).

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 55, May 1990, Nr.3281

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0666. Letter : Halle, to "die Senioren u. Assessoren des Schöppenstuhls in Halle" : ALS, 1656 Mar. 27.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: Address, seal (fallen off), and mark of receipt dated 31. Mar. 1656 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning Sigmund Siegfried Reichhelm (1613-1678), newly appointed "Ratsmeister" of the city of Halle.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0667. Letter : Halle, to Jacob Hennig von Wendessen zu Imnitz, Oberforstmeister in Thüringen : ALS, 1661 Mar. 7.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Wendessen zu Imnis, Jacob Hennig von
Physical Description: Address, seal (fallen off), and mark of receipt dated 15. Feb 1662 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the repair of the Rohrbach mills per request of Christian Vogler.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0668. Letter : Halle, to Dr. jur. Adam Timaeus, Oberaufseher u. Amstsverwalter in der Grafschaft Mansfeld : ALS, 1662 Jul. 11.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Timaeus, Adam
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal (fallen off) on verso of leaf 2. Mark of receipt dated 17. Jul. 1662 on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns the transfer of the position of "Gerichts-Substitut" from Johann Hieronymus Cothe to Georg Friedrich Nagel.

Source/Provenance:

Nebehay Wien, L.68, Nr.339, Feb. 1981

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0669. Letter : Halle, to "die kurfürstlichen brandenburgischen zur Regierung des Fürstentums Halberstadt verordneten Statthalter, Kanzler, Vizekanzler u. Räte" : ALS, 1663 Jul. 1.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and notations by recipient on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 30 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Instructions pertaining to legal dispute involving Michael Hermann von Hagen (FG487).

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0670. Letter : Halle, to Siegmund Dorner, "Amtsmann zu Barby" : ALS, 1665 Jan. 28.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Dorner, Siegmund
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2. Mark of receipt dated 18. Feb. 1665 on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 30 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Pertaining to Heinrich Döbing, former "Kanzler" in Barby, an area which the author inherited upon the death of the Count of Barby in 1659.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0671. Letter : Halle, to Adam Heinrich von Ende, "Haupt- u. Amtmann zu Barby," and Dr. Jur. Abraham Marconnett, both councilmen in Barby : ALS, 1666 Mar. 26.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Ende, Adam Heinrich von

Marconnett, Abraham
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2. Mark of receipt dated 28. Mar. 1666 on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns a financial dispute between Georg Friedrich von Miltitz and Jost Helmuth von Warleben. Miltitz is undoubtedly related to Dietrich (FG750) and Hans Kaspar (FG549). Recipient Adam Heinrich von Ende is the father of Hans Adam von Ende (FG811).

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0673. Debenture : Halle : ALS, 1669 Oct. 12.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. With paper-covered seal on title page, and two more seals on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Acknowledgement of loan of 450 Thaler from Elisabeth Stisser (1614-1675), widow of Bruno Stisser. Verso of leaf 1 has reciept of repayment of loan, dated 8. May 1671.

Source/Provenance:

Venator/Köln 43, Nr.23, Jun. 1976

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0674. Letter : Halle, to the "hochgelehrten, liebe getreuen ... Möllenvogt" : ALS, 1670 Aug. 18.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: Leaf 2 missing.1 leaf ; 27 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerns the "supplicien der Schäfferischen Wittib," which the Möllenvogt is suppose to specify and consult about with Michael Meinigke.

Source/Provenance:

Doerling, Jun. 1987, Nr.3610

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0675. Letter : Gottorf, from Duke Christian Albrecht of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf : ALS, 1672 Feb. 16.

Author(s): Christian Albrecht, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, 1641-1695
Recipient(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 29. Feb. 1672 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of congratulations from author (nephew of recepient) regarding the marriage of the recipient to his second wife, Johanna Walburga.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr. 164

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0676. Letter : Halle, to "den Rat" Dr. Jur. Abraham Marconnett, "den Oberpfarrer u. Superintendent" Paul Schreiber and "den Amtsverwalter" Johann Theodor Braun zu Barby : ALS, 1672 Jul. 8.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Braun, Johann Theodor

Marconnett, Abraham

Scheiner, Paul
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2. Mark of receipt dated 15. Jul 1672 on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the punishment of Statz Heinrich Fleischmann.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0679. Letter : Halle, to a "Festen, lieben getreuen" : ALS, 1676 Aug. 12.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: Leaf 2 missing.1 leaf ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding disputed property in Magdeburg.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0680. Letter : Halle, to Herzog Friedrich von Sachsen-Gotha (FG816), Altenburg : ALS, 1676 Aug. 19.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: 6 page letter. Address and seal (fallen off) on verso of leaf 4.4 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding the conditions of wine transport, specifically the "wine road" from Franconia over Blankenheim, Magdala, Romstedt and Comburg to Naumburg and Leipzig.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0681. Letter : Halle : ALS, 1678 Jun. 8.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: With seal. Leaf 2 missing.1 leaf ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding the "Reformations-ordnung von Anno 1554" and the appropriate number of jurors.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0682. Letter : Halle, to Duke Bernhard of Saxe-Meiningen, Ichtershausen : ALS, 1679 Jan. 10.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Recipient(s): Bernhard, Herzog von Sachsen-Meiningen, 1649-1706
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 15. Jan. 1679 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New Year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr.205

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0683. Letter : Halle, to the "Verordneten zum kleinen Ausschuß unsers Ertzstiffts Magdeburg" : ALS, 1679 May 16.

Author(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 9. Jun. 1679 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author praises the services of his secretary and chancellor Joachim Martin Unverfährt.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0697. Letter : Halle, to Herzog Friedrich von Sachsen-Gotha (FG816), Gotha : ALS, 1679 Jan. 10.

Author(s): Johanna Walburga, Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1647-1687
Recipient(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from author, second wife of Duke August of Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG402), to her stepson.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0708. Letter : Halle, to Herzogin Magdalena Sibylla von Sachsen-Weissenfels : ALS, 1676 Dec. 26.

Author(s): Charlotte, Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1653-1708
Recipient(s): Magdalena Sibylla, Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1648-1681
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from author (widow of August d. J., Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, FG720) to her sister-in-law, wife of Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha u. Altenburg, FG816).

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0714. Letter : "Bei Forchheim", to Mannassès de Pas, Marquis de Feuquières : ALS, 1634 Jun. 17.

Author(s): Bernhard, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, 1604-1639 (FG30)
Recipient(s): Feuquières, Manassès de Pas, marquis de, 1590-1640
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2. Mark of receipt dated 17. Jun. 1634 on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter to the special French ambassador in Germany concerning the French officer Claude de Gadagne de Beauregard.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge May 1991, Nr.3249

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0724. Autograph : Signed in register of Gustav von Racknitz : ALS, 1648.

Author(s): Christian I, Herzog von Sachsen-Merseburg, 1615-1691 (FG643)
Physical Description: 1 autograph

Scope and Content Note

Autograph can be found in: Gustav von Racknitz. Stammbuch. p. 7 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 1153).

Language:

Latin
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0725. Letter : Merseburg, to "unseren Verwalter zu Finsterwalde, und lieben getreuen Andream Körnern" : ALS, 1659 May 28.

Author(s): Christian I, Herzog von Sachsen-Merseburg, 1615-1691 (FG643)
Recipient(s): Körner, Andreas
Physical Description: 2 page letter.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter instructing that Elias Zeibig be accepted without prejudice into the blacksmiths' guild. (See also item 726 in MSS Box 2).

Source/Provenance:

Brandes 81, April 1984, Nr.809

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0726. Letter : Merseburg, to "unseren Verwalter zu Finsterwalde und lieben getreuen Andreas Körnern" : ALS, 1659 Jul. 26.

Author(s): Christian I, Herzog von Sachsen-Merseburg, 1615-1691 (FG643)
Recipient(s): Körner, Andreas
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Second letter ordering the fair treatment of Elias Zeibig within the blacksmiths' guild. (See item 725 in MSS Box 2).

Source/Provenance:

Brandes 81, April 1984, Nr.809

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0727. Letter : Merseburg, to his advisors Johann Christoph Marci, Günther von Bünau zu Meineweh and Lukas Berger : ALS, 1665 May 4.

Author(s): Christian I, Herzog von Sachsen-Merseburg, 1615-1691 (FG643)
Recipient(s): Berger, Lukas

Bünau zu Meineweh, Günther von

Marci, Johann Christoph
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 30 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter containing instructions concerning negotions with commissioners from Anhalt-Dessau over land including the village of Priorau.

Source/Provenance:

Nebehay, Wien, L.68 Nr.351, Feb. 1981

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0729. Letter : Merseburg, to his "Muhme" : ALS, 1673 Jan. 8.

Author(s): Christian I, Herzog von Sachsen-Merseburg, 1615-1691 (FG643)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Incomplete document (cut out).1 leaf ; 16 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342, falsch zugeschrieben

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0730. Receipt : Merseburg : ALS, 1677 Apr. 5.

Author(s): Christian I, Herzog von Sachsen-Merseburg, 1615-1691 (FG643)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Seal on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Confirmation of receipt of four thousand Taler (of a 20,000 Taler loan, of which 10,000 had already been paid back) from Herzog Johann Georg I. von Sachsen-Eisenach (FG424).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr.183

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0738. Letter : Weimar, to Burkhard Großmann, "Amtsschösser in Jena" : ALS, 1634 Oct. 27.

Author(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Recipient(s): Wrangel, Carl Gustaf, 1613-1676 (FG523)
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2. Seal detached, also in folder.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter containing instructions on various administrative and tax matters.

Source/Provenance:

Kronenberg, Basel, Dec. 1990

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0739. Letter : Eisenach, to Johann Breithaupt, Amtsverwalter u. Rat der Stadt Gotha : ALS, 1640 Dec. 3.

Author(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Recipient(s): Breithaupt, Johann
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter containing instructions regarding the threat posed by Swedish field marshall Johann Banér (FG222).

Source/Provenance:

Granier 21, Nr.380, Oct.1986

Language:

German
 

Items 740-832.

Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0740. Letter : Heldburg, to a Princess : ALS, 1645 Sep. 20.

Author(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: Leaf 2 missing.1 leaf ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter to a princess (maybe his mother-in-law Duchess Elisabeth, 1597-1650, or his sister-in-law Dorothea, 1601-1675?) who had made plans to visit Eisfeld, which the author had recently inherited from his elder brother Albrecht (FG17).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 628, Mar. 1983, Nr.1490

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0741. Letter : Friedenstein (Gotha), to an official, "Lieber getreüer" in Heldburg : ALS, 1648 Jun. 27.

Author(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: Seal on verso of leaf 2. Most of leaf 2 (including address) cut out.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter to recipient, administrator in Heldburg, regarding request for permission to brew beer.

Source/Provenance:

Doerling, Jun. 1987, Nr.3620

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0742. Letter : Friedenstein (Gotha), to Johann Philipp von Schönborn, Kurfürst von Mainz, Bischof von Würzburg : ALS, 1649 Mar. 26.

Author(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Recipient(s): Schönborn, Johann Philipp von, 1605-1673
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 20. Apr. 1649 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the priest from Westheim "who was supposedly seen with an evangelical pastor."

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Apr. 1991, Nr. 1713

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0743. Letter : Friedenstein (Gotha), to Wilhelm Schröter, Geheimer Rat u. Kanzler (FG635) : ALS, 1662 Sep. 30.

Author(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Recipient(s): Schröter, Wilhelm, ? - 1663 (FG635)
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 1. Oct. 1662 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter instructing recepient, who had long been in the service of the author as a jurist, secretary, and chancellor, to travel to Altenstein (not far from Liebenstein near Meiningen, at the southern end of the Thüringer Wald) in order to resolve a number of administrative matters.

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0744. Letter : Friedenstein (Gotha), to Otto Wilhelm von Berlepsch, kurfürstlicher brandenburgischer Schloßhauptmann u. Obrist (FG409) : ALS, 1664 Sep. 13.

Author(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Recipient(s): Berlepsch, Otto Wilhelm von, 1618-1683 (FG409)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2. Mark of receipt dated 14. Oct. 1664 on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding a letter which the author had received from the recipient's employer Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg (FG401).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 635, Nr. 17, Jan. 1986

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0745. Bill and payment order : Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1669 Jan. 16.

Author(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 29 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Bill and payment order for ox-tongues.

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0746. Receipt : Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1669 Mar. 29.

Author(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Receipt for the issuance of grain "aus unserm Vorsteher Ambt zu Gotha" to Leonhard Kraus, ropemaker. Countersigned by Joachim Leonhard Strauß.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 628, Mar. 1983, Nr.1490

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0747. Edict : Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1669 May 7.

Author(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: 2 page document.1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Financial document concerning crops damaged in a hailstorm.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, 161

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0751. Note : Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1668 Dec. 7.

Author(s): Elisabeth Sophie, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1619-1680
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 17 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding grain tax for chicken feed. Author was wife of Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg (FG19).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 589, Nr.195, 1969

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0757. Letter : Utrecht, to Freidrich von Thillisch, "Colonel et Commendant a Fridenstein" : ALS, 1670 Dec. 2.

Author(s): Heinrich, Herzog von Sachsen-Römhild, 1650-1710
Recipient(s): Thillisch, Friedrich von, ?-1681
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 20 x 16 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter from author, third son of Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg (FG19), to his teacher. Contains biographical information and serves as illustration of the intellectual- and educational atmosphere of Gotha in the period.

Source/Provenance:

J.A.Stargardt, Apr. 1991, Nr.1711

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0760. Financial report : Hildburghausen : ALS, 1692 May 3.

Author(s): Ernst I, Herzog von Sachsen-Hildburghausen, 1655-1715
Physical Description: 5 page document. Seal on leaf 3.3 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

1689/90 annual financial report of accountant Michael Christoph Ritter for Heldburg (Kr. Hildburghausen), signed by author, sixth son of Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg (FG19).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Apr. 1991, bei Nr.1713

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0773. Letter : Friedenstein (Gotha), to "die Verordneten des Konsistoriums zu Coburg," Coburg : ALS, 1675 Jan. 23.

Author(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 5. Feb. 1675 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Instructions regarding a pension for the widow of the pastor Johann Fischer. Author had resumed responsibility over such matters after his father, Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg (FG19) suffered a heart attack on 8. Aug. 1674.

Source/Provenance:

Hartung 2826, Nov. 1981

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0774. Letter : Altenburg, to Ernst Ludwig Avemann, Secretary and Chancellor in Gotha, Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1675 Jul. 31.

Author(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Recipient(s): Avemann, Ernst Ludwig, 1609-1689
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 1. Aug. 1675 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter instructing recipient to collect and send material relating to property in Meiningen for the delegation travelling to attend the installment of the new Bishop of Würzburg, Peter Philipp von Dernbach (1619-1683). The Bishop had estates in Meiningen as well, so the author wanted to use this opportunity to discuss financial matters.

Source/Provenance:

Hartung 2826, Nov. 1981

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0775. Edict : Signed by Herzog Friedrich and the Chancellor August Carpzov, Coburg : ALS, 1675 Sep. 13.

Author(s): Carpzov, August, 1603-1683

Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 28 x 51 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Friedrich I (with August Carpzov, his secretary and Chancellor, as a signing witness) officially grants Hans Phillip von Heßberg and his heirs ownership of the "See zwischen Mitz und Breitensee, in Unser Herrschaft Röhmhild liegend, welcher nunmehro zu einer Wiesen gemacht."

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0776. Letter : Friedenstein (Gotha), to Gottfried Wilhelmi, Amtmann zu Saalfeld, Saalfeld : ALS, 1676 Mar. 23.

Author(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Recipient(s): Wilhelmi, Gottfried, 1628(?)-1697(?)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal (partially detached) and mark of receipt dated 6. Apr. 1676 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of instructions to local administrator relating to the mining and coal industry in Saalfeld.

Source/Provenance:

Hartung 2826, Nov. 1981

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0777. Letter : Friedenstein (Gotha), to Prince Albrecht Ernst of Oettingen, Oettingen : ALS, 1676 May 22.

Author(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Recipient(s): Albrecht Ernst, Prince of Oettingen, 1642-1683
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of reference on behalf of Karl Alexander de Hoy, who had converted from Catholicism to Protestantism and had previously worked in the service of Ferdinand Albrecht, Herzog von Braunschweig u. Lüneburg (FG842) and Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (FG716).

Source/Provenance:

Zisska 15, May 1990

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0778. Edict : Friedenstein (Gotha), signed by Herzog Friedrich and his Chancellor Ernst Ludwig Avemann : ALS, 1679 Mar. 8.

Author(s): Avemann, Ernst Ludwig, 1609-1689

Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 39 x 53 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Document officially bestowing the court of Kezroda on the brothers Strauß and their sister Anna Elisabeth Förster (née Strauß).

Source/Provenance:

Tenner 114, May 1977, Nr. 40

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0779. Letter : Gotha (Friedenstein), to Karl von Friesen (FG538), Dresden : ALS, 1680 Feb. 9.

Author(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Recipient(s): Friesen, Karl von, 1619-1686 (FG538)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning a stallion which the author had sent to the court of Kurfürst Johann Georg II. von Sachsen (FG682), for whom the recipient was in service as private secretary.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Kat.648, Nr. 164, Jan. 1992

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0780. Note : Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1684 Nov. 16.

Author(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Directive to the librarian to hand over copies of the funeral sermons for his father, Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg (FG19), and his wife, Magdalena Sibylla, Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, to the mother of private secretary Hans Dietrich von Schönberg (FG752).

Source/Provenance:

Doerling 107, Nov. 1983, Nr.8197

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0781. Postscript : ALS, 1685 Nov. 7.

Author(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Recipient(s): Bernhard, Herzog von Sachsen-Meiningen, 1649-1706
Physical Description: 2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Relating to the "Rat zu Sachsa" and the delivery of boles.

Source/Provenance:

Brandes 68, Oct. 1977, Nr.1844

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0781a. Letter : Gotha (Friedenstein), to his brother Bernhard, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Meiningen : ALS, 1687 Jun. 2.

Author(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Recipient(s): Bernhard, Herzog von Sachsen-Meiningen, 1649-1706
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated Jun. 1687 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author suggests to recipient, his younger brother, that he should employ Johann Matthes Beck, probably a secretary or personal servant, who had been in the service of Johann Georg I, Herzog von Sachsen-Eisenach (FG424) until the latter's death the previous year.

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0786. Letter : Friedenstein (Gotha), to Friedrich Wilhelm Carpzov, Rat u. Amtmann in Volkeroda : ALS, 1701 Feb. 21.

Author(s): Friedrich II, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha, 1676-1732
Recipient(s): Carpzov, Friedrich Wilhelm
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter instructing recipient to look after the debts owed by Charlotte Marie (1669-1703), daughter of Herzog Bernhard von Sachsen-Jena (FG427), to the widow of the "ObristLieutenant von Wangenheimb."

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0787. Letter : Friedenstein (Gotha), to "Commissarius Lt. Lauhn in Camburg," Camburg : ALS, 1712 Oct. 28.

Author(s): Friedrich II, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha, 1676-1732
Physical Description: Address and seal (partial) on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning administrative disputes between Gotha and Weimar. Recipient probably was Wittum administrator Friedrich Lauhn (1650-1715).

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0788. Letter : Weißenfels, to Herzog Friedrich III. von Sachsen-Gotha, Gotha : ALS, 1738 Dec. 29.

Author(s): Friederike, Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1715-1775
Recipient(s): Friedrich III, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha, 1699-1772
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New Year's greetings from the author to her brother. Author and recipient were grandchildren of Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg (FG816).

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0796. Edict : Altenburg, signed by Herzog Friedrich Wilhelm von Sachsen-Altenburg (FG577) and Wolf Konrad von Thumbshirn (FG690) : ALS, 1662 Sep. 21.

Author(s): Friedrich Wilhelm, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg, 1603-1669 (FG577)

Thumbshirn, Wolf Konrad von, 1604-1667 (FG690)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 44 x 67 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Edict confirming the award of the manor at Treben to the brothers Rudolf and Heinrich von Bünau, sons of Rudolf von Bünau (FG346). Rudolf von Bünau was the Hofmeister of Herzog August von Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG402).

Source/Provenance:

Brandes 80, Oct. 1983, Nr.1032

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0797. Letter : Altenburg, to Kurfürst Johann Georg II. von Sachsen : ALS, 1665 Aug. 26.

Author(s): Friedrich Wilhelm, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg, 1603-1669 (FG577)
Recipient(s): Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony, 1613-1680 (FG682)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of appreciation for the offers of concern and assistance with regard to the illness of the author's wife.

Source/Provenance:

Doerling122, Jun. 1987, Nr.3629

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0798. Letter : Coburg, to Johann Lauterbach, "Amtsverwalter zu Neuenhaus" : ALS, 1666 Oct. 6.

Author(s): Friedrich Wilhelm, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg, 1603-1669 (FG577)
Recipient(s): Lauterbach, Johann
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 23. Oct. 1666 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the payment of "Trieftgeldt" and "Korn Pacht."

Source/Provenance:

J.A. Stargardt, Apr. 1991, bei 1711

Language:

German
Box 2

BANC MSS 98/49: 0799. Edict : Torgau : ALS, 1592 Sep. 29.

Author(s): Friedrich Wilhelm I, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg, 1562-1602
Physical Description: 4 page letter. Seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Edict by author, as regent for Elector Christian II. of Saxony, appointing Andres Koch to the office of forester in the district of Seyda near Marseburg.

Source/Provenance:

Doerling Jun. 1987, 3629

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0800. Letter : Altenburg, to Kurfürst Johann Georg II. Von Sachsen (FG682), Dresden : ALS, 1667 Feb. 16.

Author(s): Magdalena Sibylle, Herzogin von Sachsen-Altenburg, 1617-1668
Recipient(s): Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony, 1613-1680 (FG682)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter from author, wife of Friedrich Wilhelm, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg (FG577) to her eldest brother thanking him for writing with news from Dresden (including the news of the marriage of his eldest son Johann Georg III to Anna Sophie, the daughter of King Friedrich III of Denmark), and thanking him for his concern about her health ( see also Box 2, Item 797 ).

Source/Provenance:

Doerling 122, Jun. 1987, Nr.3629

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0803. Documents from the peripherie of Friedrich Wilhelm, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg (FG577) : Altenburg and Dresden : ALS, 1659-1661.

Author(s): Berbisdorf, Heinrich Samuel von

Nitzschwitz, Anna Maria von, 1608-1690
Physical Description: 1) 6 page letter. 5 Seals on verso of leaf 3.

2) 3 page letter. Seal on front of leaf 2.

3) 3 page letter. Two seals on front of leaf 2.

3 Documents:

1) 4 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.;

2) 2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.;

3) 2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

1) Contract between Heinrich Samuel von Berbisdorf (who worked in the service of Herzog Friedrich Wilhelm von Sachsen-Altenburg, FG577), and his relatives regarding inhertance rights pertaining to the estate in Pichau handed down by his grandmother, Veronika von Berbisdorf, née Loß. Altenburg, 1659 Jul. 12.

2) Financial document regarding the sale of the Pichau estate to Heinrich von Taube, secretary of Elector Johann Georg II. von Sachsen (FG682). Altenburg, 1660 Oct. 30.

3) Confirmation by Anna Maria von Nitzschwitz regarding her receipt of payments relating to the sale of the Pichau estate to Heinrich von Taube. Dresden, 1661 Nov. 28.

Source/Provenance:

gekauft von Briefmarkenhändler Friebe, Wolfenbüttel Feb. 18, 1985

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0807. Letter : Freyburg, from Duke Johann Georg of Sachsen-Weissenfels : ALS, 1706 Sep. 5.

Author(s): Johann Georg, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1677-1712
Recipient(s): Heinrich, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1657-1728 (FG790)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Seal and address (cut away) on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 30 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter from the author to his uncle informing him of the impending danger to the entire duchy of Sachen-Weissenfels resulting from a Swedish invasion.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0808. Draft of Letter : [Barby], Duke Friedrich Heinrich to his Father : ALS, [ca. 1702].

Author(s): Friedrich Heinrich, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1692-1711
Recipient(s): Heinrich, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1657-1728 (FG790)
Physical Description: 2 page letter.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Draft of a letter from the 10-12 year old son of Duke Heinrich of Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG790) expressing thanks for being allowed to partake in communion for the first time.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0809. Letter : Utrecht, Duke Georg Albert to his Brother, Duke Friedrich Heinrich : ALS, 1710 Aug. 26.

Author(s): Georg Albert, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1695-1739
Recipient(s): Friedrich Heinrich, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1692-1711
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 20 x 16 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author informs recipient of his arrival in Utrecht, and asks recepient to write back with news of his health.

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0810. Letter : Utrecht, Duke Georg Albert to his Brother, Duke Friedrich Heinrich, Barby : ALS, 1711 Apr. 24.

Author(s): Georg Albert, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1695-1739
Recipient(s): Friedrich Heinrich, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1692-1711
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 20 x 16 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter in which author offers his greetings and writes briefly of his activities in Utrecht.

Language:

French
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0811. Letter : Hirschberg, from Duke Friedrich of Sachsen-Weissenfels : ALS, 1711 Dec. 24.

Author(s): Friedrich, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1673-1715
Recipient(s): Heinrich, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1657-1728 (FG790)
Physical Description: 4 page letter. Seal on front of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 30 x 18 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of condolence from author to recipient (his half-brother) regarding the death of the recipient's son, Duke Friedrich Heinrich.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0812. Letter : Neu-Augustusburg zu Weissenfels, from Duke Johann Georg of Sachsen-Weissenfels to Duke Heinrich of Sachsen-Weissenfels, Barby : ALS, 1711 Dec. 9.

Author(s): Johann Georg, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1677-1712
Recipient(s): Heinrich, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1657-1728 (FG790)
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 30 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Condolence letter from the author to his uncle regarding the death of the latter's son, Duke Friedrich Heinrich.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0813. Letter : Neu-Augustusburg zu Weissenfels, from Duchess Friederike Elisabeth of Sachsen-Weissenfels to Duke Heinrich of Sachsen-Weissenfels, Barby : ALS, 1711 Dec. 9.

Author(s): Friederike Elisabeth, Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1669-1730
Recipient(s): Heinrich, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1657-1728 (FG790)
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Condolence letter from author, wife of Johann Georg, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels (see previous item), regarding the death of the recipient's son, Duke Friedrich Heinrich.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0814. Letter : Sangershausen, from Duke Christian of Sachsen-Weissenfels to Duke Heinrich of Sachsen-Weissenfels, Barby : ALS, 1711 Dec. 9.

Author(s): Christian, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1682-1736
Recipient(s): Heinrich, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1657-1728 (FG790)
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Condolence letter from the author to his uncle regarding the death of the latter's son, Duke Friedrich Heinrich.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0815. Letter : Sorau, from Gräfin Anna Marie von Promnitz, geb. Duchess of Sachsen-Weissenfels, to Duke Heinrich of Sachsen-Weissenfels : ALS, 1711 Dec. 9.

Author(s): Anna Maria, Gräfin von Promnitz, geb. Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1683-1731
Recipient(s): Heinrich, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1657-1728 (FG790)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Condolence letter from the author to her uncle regarding the death of the latter's son, Duke Friedrich Heinrich.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0816. Letter : from Duchess Louise Christine of Sachsen-Weissenfels, geb. von Stolberg, to Duke Heinrich of Sachsen-Weissenfels, Barby : ALS, 1715 Jan. 8.

Author(s): Louise Christine, Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1675-1738
Recipient(s): Heinrich, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1657-1728 (FG790)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0817. Letter : Halle, to Herzog Bernhard I. von Sachsen-Meiningen, Ichtershausen : ALS, 1678 Jan. 4.

Author(s): Johann Adolf I, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1649-1697 (FG719)
Recipient(s): Bernhard, Herzog von Sachsen-Meiningen, 1649-1706
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 12. Jan. 1678 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 589,1969.Nr.212

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0818. Postscript : to "Edle und Veste" : ALS, [after 1680 Jun. 4].

Author(s): Johann Adolf I, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1649-1697 (FG719)
Physical Description: 2 leaves ; 30 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Consent to a payment discussed in a previous Landtag under his deceased father.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0819. Edict : Neu-Augustusburg zu Weissenfels : ALS, 1686 Jul. 27.

Author(s): Johann Adolf I, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1649-1697 (FG719)
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Edict confirming a decision by the council of Jütebog concerning the heirs of the late Benedikt Teupitz.

Source/Provenance:

Wiener Antiquariat 29, Feb. 1968

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0820. Letter : Neu-Augustusburg zu Weissenfels, to the pastor of the Nicolai-Kirche in Weissenfels : ALS, 1687 Jan. 8.

Author(s): Johann Adolf I, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1649-1697 (FG719)
Physical Description: Mark of receipt dated 19. Jan. 1687 on leaf 1. Leaf 2 missing.1 leaf ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning a new prayer against the Turks to be read from the pulpit.

Source/Provenance:

Dörling 109, Nov. 1984, Nr.3649

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0821. Letter : Neu-Augustusburg zu Weissenfels, to Duke Heinrich of Sachsen-Weissenfels, Barby : ALS, 1690 Jun. 2.

Author(s): Johann Adolf I, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1649-1697 (FG719)
Recipient(s): Heinrich, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1657-1728 (FG790)
Physical Description: 2 page letter.2 leaves ; 23 x 17 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding the bequest of their brother Christian, who died on 24. Aug. 1689.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0822. Letter : Freyburg, to Jobst Christoph Koch, "Schoßer zu Sangershausen" : ALS, 1694 Sep. 15.

Author(s): Johann Adolf I, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1649-1697 (FG719)
Recipient(s): Koch, Jobst Christoph
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2. Seal missing.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding a gift for Johann Conrad Stieff on account of his severe weather related damages.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0823. Letter : Neu-Augustusburg zu Weissenfels, to Wolf Christoph von Hahn zu Grüningen, "Dom-Dechant zu Merseburg" : ALS, 1694 Nov. 11.

Author(s): Johann Adolf I, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1649-1697 (FG719)
Recipient(s): Hahn zu Grüningen, Wolf Christoph von
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal (missing) on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding "Merseburgische Sedis-vacanz im Dom-Capitul daselbst".

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0826. Letter : Halle, to Herzog Friedrich von Sachsen-Gotha (FG816), Gotha : ALS, 1672 Dec. 24.

Author(s): Johanna Magdalena, Herzogin von Sachsen-Altenburg, 1656-1686
Recipient(s): Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg, 1648-1691 (FG816)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 2. Jan. 1673 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from author, wife of Herzog Johann Adolf I von Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG719).

Source/Provenance:

Adam 342

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0829. Letter : Eisenach, to Herzog Friedrich II von Sachsen-Gotha, Gotha : ALS, 1713 Dec. 18.

Author(s): Magdalena Sibylle, Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1673-1726
Recipient(s): Friedrich II, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha, 1676-1732
Physical Description: Address on verso of leaf 2. Seal missing.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from author, daughter of Herzog Johann Adolf I von Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG719).

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0830. Receipt : Gotterstedt : ALS, 1703 Aug. 1.

Author(s): Johann Georg, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1677-1712
Physical Description: Seal also in folder.1 leaf ; 33 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Receipt to the "Amtsschreiber zu Freyburg," Hans Kaspar Feyerlein.

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0832. Letter : Weissenfels, to Herzog Friedrich II von Sachsen-Gotha, Gotha : ALS, 1730 Jan. 2.

Author(s): Christian, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1682-1736
Recipient(s): Friedrich II, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha, 1676-1732
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings to recipient, son of Friedrich I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha und Altenburg (FG816)

Language:

German
 

Items 833-931.

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BANC MSS 98/49: 0833. Letter : Weissenfels, to Herzog Georg Albert von Sachsen-Weissenfels, Barby : ALS, 1736 Jul. 10.

Author(s): Louise Christine, Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1675-1738
Recipient(s): Georg Albert, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1695-1739
Physical Description: 3 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author announces the death of her husband Christian, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, to the recipient, a cousin of the deceased.

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0834. Letter : Sorau, to Herzog Friedrich II von Sachsen-Gotha, Gotha : ALS, 1721 Dec. 24.

Author(s): Anna Maria, Gräfin von Promnitz, geb. Herzogin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1683-1731
Recipient(s): Friedrich II, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha, 1676-1732
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and mark of receipt dated 3. Jan. 1722 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings.

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0835. Letter : Weissenfels, to the "Kabinettminister u. General" Wolf Heinrich von Baudissin : ALS, 1738 Jan. 31.

Author(s): Johann Adolf II, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1685-1746
Recipient(s): Wolf Heinrich, Graf von Baudissin, 1671-1748
Physical Description: 2 page letter.2 leaves ; 23 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author recommends his "Cammer Pagen von Könnwitz" for a vacant post in the "Karabiniers-Garde."

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0836. Letter : Weissenfels, to the "Konsistorium zu Barby", Barby : ALS, 1740 Oct. 6.

Author(s): Johann Adolf II, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1685-1746
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 34 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Instructions for the resumption of playing of organ music in Barby following the death of Herzog Georg Albert von Sachsen-Weissenfels and the transferral of the county's allegiance to author.

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0837. Letter : Weissenfels, to Graf Wolf Heinrich von Baudissin, Rixdorff : ALS, 1745 Jan. 21.

Author(s): Johann Adolf II, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1685-1746
Recipient(s): Johann Adolf I, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1649-1697 (FG719)

Wolf Heinrich, Graf von Baudissin, 1671-1748
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 24 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of greetings in which the author alludes to his sadness at failing to produce an heir.

Language:

French
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0837a. Letter : to Johann Adolf I, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels : ALS, 1683 Jan. 12.

Author(s): Olearius, Gottfried, 1672-1715
Recipient(s): Johann Adolf I, Herzog von Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1649-1697 (FG719)

Wolf Heinrich, Graf von Baudissin, 1671-1748
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 20 x 16 cm.

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0843. Letter : Weimar, to Burkhard Grossmann : ALS, 1618 Oct. 8.

Author(s): Johann Ernst, Duke of Saxony-Weimar, 1594-1626 (FG3)
Recipient(s): Grossmann, Burckhard, 1575-1637
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Directive to recipient, who served as tax collector, financial administrator, and police inspector in Jena, regarding the sentencing of Albrecht Keßelring for violent assault. Recipient is instructed to banish, not execute, Keßelring.

Source/Provenance:

Hartung 2826, Nov. 1981

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0848. Letter : Weimar, Johann Ernst, Duke of Saxony-Weimar to his brother Friedrich, Duke of Saxony-Weimar : ALS, 1620 Jun. 26.

Author(s): Johann Ernst, Duke of Saxony-Weimar, 1594-1626 (FG3)
Recipient(s): Friedrich, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1596-1622 (FG4)
Physical Description: Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 30 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author inquires after his brother's welfare and promises to pass along greetings to Friedrich V. von der Pfalz.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner 702

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0859. Autograph : Signed in register of Gustav von Racknitz : ALS, 1648.

Author(s): Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony, 1613-1680 (FG682)
Physical Description: 1 autograph

Scope and Content Note

Autograph can be found in: Gustav von Racknitz. Stammbuch. p. 1 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 1153).

Language:

Latin
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0860. Letter : Dresden, to Wolf Siegfried von Lüttichau : ALS, 1655 Mar. 29.

Author(s): Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony, 1613-1680 (FG682)
Recipient(s): Lüttichau, Wolf Siegfried von, 1610-1671
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 30 x 17 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Assignation of 875 Reichstaler to recepient, advisor and later personal secretary and chancellor to author.

Source/Provenance:

Hartung u.Karl, May 1984, Nr.5257

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0862. Letter : Dresden, to the "Rat von Görlitz" : ALS, 1662 Aug. 13.

Author(s): Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony, 1613-1680 (FG682)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 23. Sep. 1662 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding a legal dispute between Rosina Keßler and Johann Kaule.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Apr. 1988, Nr.1512

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0863. Letter : Dresden, to Christoph Hölzel : ALS, 1669 Jun. 26.

Author(s): Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony, 1613-1680 (FG682)
Recipient(s): Hölzel, Christoph
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Instructions to recipient, "Zehnder zu St. Annaberg", to investigate and block the further construction of a ditch through woods belonging to Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony. Signed on behalf of Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony, by Johann Georg Hacker and an unidentified individual.

Source/Provenance:

Hartung 49, May 1985m Nr.2573

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0864. Letter : Dresden, to Elector Friedrich Wilhelm of Brandenburg (FG401) : ALS, 1669 Oct.

Author(s): Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony, 1613-1680 (FG682)
Recipient(s): Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688 (FG401)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author intervenes in a financial dispute on bahalf of Jakob Friedel, a citizen of Leipzig, asking recipient to assist in helping Friedel recover the money he was owed by Michael Goldtmann, a resident of Berlin.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 634, Nov. 1985, Nr.1328

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0865. Letter : Dresden, to Ernst Friedemann von Selmnitz zu Steinburg (FG431) : ALS, 1670 May 26.

Author(s): Friesen, Heinrich d.J., Freiherr von, 1610-1680 (FG683)

Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony, 1613-1680 (FG682)
Recipient(s): Selmnitz zu Steinburg, Ernst Friedemann von, 1620-1678 (FG431)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Recipient, administrator and advisor to the authors, is asked to conduct a secret investigation and provide a report on an unpleasant situation involving Franz Maximilian, Graf von Mansfeld (FG803). Letter also signed by secretary and archivist Anton Wecke (1623-1680).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Jun. 1986, Nr.1192

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0866. Letter : Dresden, to Herzog Bernhard I. von Sachsen-Meiningen, Gotha : ALS, 1677 Jan. 9.

Author(s): Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony, 1613-1680 (FG682)
Recipient(s): Bernhard, Herzog von Sachsen-Meiningen, 1649-1706
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and mark of receipt dated 18. Jan. 1677 on verso of leaf 2. Seal cut out.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of condolence with regard to the death of the recipient's fourth child, Maria Elisabeth, at the age of four months. Author was the uncle of the recipient's wife, Maria Hedwig.

Source/Provenance:

Ingo Nebehay, Wien, L.48, Nr.136

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0869. Letter : Halle, to Hans Adolf von Haugwitz : ALS, 1661 Oct. 16.

Author(s): Magdalena Sibylle, Kurfürstin von Sachsen, 1612-1687
Recipient(s): Haugwitz, Hans Adolf von, 1647-1706
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Directive from the author, wife of Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (FG682), that the personal servant Christoph Burckner should be paid back at least 1000 of the 1900 Reichstaler which had been loaned to the Kurfürstin zu Michaelis.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Apr. 1991, bei Nr.1713

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0870. Edict : Dresden : ALS, 1673 Nov. 13.

Author(s): Magdalena Sibylle, Kurfürstin von Sachsen, 1612-1687
Physical Description: With seal.1 leaf ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Directive that Christoph Gleichmann, the administrator in Lohmen (near Dresden), should pay the chancellor Matthes Kriebel 50 Thaler a year for room and board.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Apr. 1991, bei Nr.1713

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0873. Letter : Dresden, to Gottfried Heinrich Boezo : ALS, 1679 (Christmas).

Author(s): Johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony, 1647-1691
Recipient(s): Boezo, Gottfried Heinrich
Physical Description: 5 page letter. Seal on leaf 3. Bound with yellow and black string. Accompanied by one leaf with 2 pages of text, 32 x 19 cm., undecipherable.4 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Appointment of Gottfried Heinrich Boezo to the position of private secretary.

Source/Provenance:

Venator/Köln 43, Jun. 1976, Nr.23 a

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0885. Letter : Dresden, to "die vier Stände von 'Praelaten, Herren: Ritterschafft vnd Städten des ErzHerzogthumbs österreich ob der Ens'" : ALS, 1640 Jul. 18.

Author(s): Johann Georg I, Elector of Saxony, 1585-1656
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter to the Upper Austrian Diet in which the author writes in support of one of his subjects, Johann Meurer, regarding a financial dispute.

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0886. Edict : Dresden : ALS, 1655 Mar. 8.

Author(s): Johann Georg I, Elector of Saxony, 1585-1656
Physical Description: Seal between leaf 1 and leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Directive raising the salary of Martin Rathke, personal servant to the author.

Source/Provenance:

Erasmushaus, 760, Mar. 1973, Nr.77

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0898. Letter : Friedwald, to Herzogin Elisabeth Sophie von Sachsen-Gotha : ALS, 1663 Dec. 16.

Author(s): Johann Georg I, Herzog von Sachsen-Eisenach, 1634-1686 (FG424)
Recipient(s): Elisabeth Sophie, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1619-1680
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from author to his aunt, wife of Ernst I, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha (FG19).

Source/Provenance:

Hartung 2826, Nov. 1981

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0901. Letter : Altenburg, to Herzog Johann Ernst von Sachsen-Weimar : ALS, 1618 Feb. 26.

Author(s): Johann Philipp, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg, 1597-1639 (FG183)
Recipient(s): Johann Ernst, Duke of Saxony-Weimar, 1594-1626 (FG3)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 30 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author writes to turn down recipient's recommendation of Christoph Wilhelm Dieden as a page.

Source/Provenance:

Nebehay Wien, L.68, Nr.367

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0902. Letter (draft) : Altenburg, to Johann Friedrich zu Württemberg : ALS, 1618 May 28.

Author(s): Johann Philipp, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg, 1597-1639 (FG183)
Recipient(s): Johann Friedrich, Herzog von Württemberg und Teck, 1582-1628
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 30 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of recommendation on behalf of Matthaeus Müller, "Medicinae Doctor".

Source/Provenance:

Nebehay Wien, L.68, Nr.366, Feb. 1981

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0907. Autograph : Signed in register of Gustav von Racknitz : ALS, 1648.

Author(s): Moritz, Herzog von Sachsen-Zeitz, 1619-1681 (FG450)
Physical Description: 1 autograph

Scope and Content Note

Autograph can be found in: Gustav von Racknitz. Stammbuch. p.5 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 1153).
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0914. Letter : Cremnery, to "Domine Comes" : ALS, 1714 May 30.

Author(s): Christian August, Herzog von Sachsen-Zeitz, 1666-1725
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Brief biography of author also in folder.2 leaves ; 30 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the replacement for the vacancy in the diocese Scepuiensis, Zips.

Source/Provenance:

Nebehay Wien, L.68, Nr.352, Feb. 1981

Language:

Latin
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0921. Letter : Weimar, to the "Fürstlichen Braunschweigischen Cantzlar vnd Räthe zu Halberstadt" : ALS, 1623 Jan. 27.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 31. Jan. 1623 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author writes on behalf of one of his subjects, Markus Neumair von Ramsla, concerning a financial dispute against Siegfried and Hans Georg von Hoym, citizens of Halberstadt.

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0922. Letter : Neustadt, to Herzog Johann Wilhelm II. von Sachsen-Altenburg (FG188), Altenburg : ALS, 1624 Jun. 2/12.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): Johann Wilhelm II, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg, 1600-1632 (FG188)
Physical Description: Address on verso of leaf 2. Seal missing.2 leaves ; 30 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of greetings from author, who at that time was under imperial arrest as a prisoner of war.

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0923. Letter : Wien, to "a closely related prince" : ALS, 1624 Dec. 28.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Physical Description: Address cut out. Seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter to a close relative in which the author shares the news of his release from captivity after one and a half years.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 55, May 1990, Nr.3280

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0924. Edict : Weimar : ALS, 1628 Jan. 28.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Physical Description: 2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Moratorium of four months regarding the awarding of the estate of Schwerstedt (near Weimar) to Johann Zeidler.

Source/Provenance:

Dörling 105, Nov. 1982, Nr.3542

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0925. Letter : Weimar, to the "Rat von Weimar" : ALS, 1628 Jul. 9.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Physical Description: Address on verso of leaf 2. Seal missing.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter calling for contributions for the Kaiser's troops.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 462,1

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0926. Letter : Erfurt, to Prince Ludwig of Anhalt-Köthen : ALS, 1633 Mar. 7.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 10. Mar. 1633 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding military matters (both author and recipient were in the service of the Swedes).

Source/Provenance:

nicht gedruckt bei Krause

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0927. Travel Pass : Hof : ALS, 1633 May 8.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Physical Description: Printed form filled out by hand. With seal.1 leaf ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Travel pass for the wife of Herr Reuß, Hauptmann.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 605, Nr.1278, 1975

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0928. Letter : Weimar, to a resident of Erfurt : ALS, 1634 Mar. 13.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Physical Description: On verso of leaf 1, a notice about a fire in Hornby (England) on 23. Apr. 1693.1 leaf ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Instructions on how to interact with Reichschancellor Axel Graf Oxenstierna (FG232).

Source/Provenance:

Adam 462,2

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0929. Letter : Weimar, to Friedrich Metzsch, Heinrich von Friesen (FG683) and Johann Teüber : ALS, 1641 Jul. 16.

Author(s): Albrecht, Herzog von Sachsen-Eisenach, 1599-1644 (FG17)

Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)

Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)

Friesen, Heinrich d.J., Freiherr von, 1610-1680 (FG683)

Metzsch, FriedrichTeüber, Johann
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, 3 seals, and mark of receipt dated 2. Aug. 1641 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter from the authors (brothers) to the three Weimar representatives to the Reichstag in Regensburg concerning the apportionment of inherited territory.

Language:

German
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BANC MSS 98/49: 0929a. Letter : Weimar, to Herzog Ernst von Sachsen-Gotha (FG19) : ALS, 1645 Jan. 3.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)

Friesen, Heinrich d.J., Freiherr von, 1610-1680 (FG683)

Metzsch, Friedrich

Teüber, Johann
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from author to his brother.

Source/Provenance:

Kronenberger Basel, Dec. 1994

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0930. Letter : Weimar, to Fürst August von Anhalt-Plötzkau (FG46), Plötzkau : ALS, 1649 Nov. 13.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): August, Fürst von Anhalt-Plötzkau, 1575-1653 (FG46)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 16. Nov. 1649 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter from author to his uncle regarding health and medical matters.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 617, Feb. 1979, Nr.1246

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0931. Letter : Weimar, to Herzog Ernst von Sachsen-Gotha (FG19) : ALS, 1651 Jun. 12.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 17. Jun. 1651 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning regulation of timber trasportation by sea.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 652,3

Language:

German
 

Items 932-1157.

Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0932. Letter : Weimar, to Herzogin Elisabeth Sophie von Sachsen-Gotha (wife of FG19), Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1659 Jan. 2.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): Elisabeth Sophie, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1619-1680
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 7. Jan. 1659 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from author to his sister-in-law.

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0933. Letter : Weimar, to Herzogin Elisabeth Sophie von Sachsen-Gotha (wife of FG19), Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1660 Jan. 2.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): Elisabeth Sophie, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1619-1680
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 3. Jan. 1660 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from author to his sister-in-law.

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0934. Letter : Weimar, to Herzog Ernst von Sachsen-Gotha (FG19), Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1660 Apr. 14.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 15. Apr. 1660 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter from author to his brother regarding the apportionment of their inheritance (see also Box 3, Items 929 and 936).

Source/Provenance:

Granier 21, Nr.469, Oct. 1986

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0935. Letter : Weimar, to unknown recipient : ALS, 1661 Jul. 9.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Physical Description: Address and seal missing. Most of leaf 2 cut off.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding Ludwig Compenius, organ builder and citizen of Erfurt.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Apr. 1991, Nr.1712

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0936. Letter : Tonna, to Herzog Ernst von Sachsen-Gotha (FG19), Friedenstein (Gotha) : ALS, 1661 Sep. 26.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 27. Sep. 1661 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter from the author to his brother regarding the apportionment of the territory (Grafschaft) of Henneberg (see also Box 3, Items 929 and 934).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr.144

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0937. Edict : Weimar ("zur Wilhelmsburg") : ALS, 1661 Nov. 27.

Author(s): Krause, Rudolf Wilhelm, 1612-1689 (FG735)

Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Physical Description: Seal missing.1 leaf ; 37 x 59 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Edict confirming the transfer of feudal tenure over property in Beulbar and Ilmsdorf to Liebmann von Meusebach (1620-1670, FG708).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 648, Nr.158, Jan. 1992

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0938. Letter : Weimar, to Herzog Ernst von Sachsen-Gotha (FG19), Gotha : ALS, 1662 Jan. 2.

Author(s): Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar, 1598-1662 (FG5)
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 7. Jan. 1662 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from author to his brother, written a few months before author's death and containing wishes for continued peace within the empire.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr.145

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0940. Letter : Wilhelmsburg (Weimar), to Herzog Ernst von Sachsen-Gotha, Gotha : ALS, 1662 Jan. 2.

Author(s): Eleonora Dorothea, Herzogin von Sachsen-Weimar, 1602-1664
Recipient(s): Ernst I, der Fromme, Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, 1601-1675 (FG19)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 7. Jan. 1662 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings from author, wife of Wilhelm IV, Herzog von Sachsen-Weimar (FG5), to her brother-in-law.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 614, Nr.146

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0945. Letter : Schloß Ratzeburg, to Herzog Franz Albrecht von Sachsen-Lauenburg (FG194) : ALS, 1639 Mar. 9.

Author(s): August, Herzog von Sachsen-Lauenburg, 1577-1656 (FG294)
Recipient(s): Franz Albrecht, Herzog von Sachsen-Lauenburg, 1598-1642 (FG194)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 9. Mar. 1639 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author acknowledges previous correspondence from recipient, his stepbrother.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 460, 1

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0948. Letter : Schwarzenberg, to Prince Ludwig of Anhalt-Köthen (FG2) [?] : ALS, 1638 May 25.

Author(s): Franz Albrecht, Herzog von Sachsen-Lauenburg, 1598-1642 (FG194)
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Seal on verso of leaf 2. Address cut off.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Demand for payment.

Source/Provenance:

Adam 460,2

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0950. Letter : Prag, to Markgraf Christian von Brandenburg-Bayreuth (FG145) : ALS, 1638 Aug. 28/Nov. 7.

Author(s): Franz Karl, Herzog von Sachsen-Lauenburg, 1594-1660 (FG269)
Recipient(s): Christian, Markgraf von Brandenburg-Bayreuth, 1581-1655 (FG145)
Physical Description: 2 page letter.1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author informs recipient that he will be unable to attend the wedding of the recipient's daughter, Magdalena Sibylle, and the future Elector Johann Georg II. von Sachsen (FG682).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 629, Nr.203, Aug.1983

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0960. Letter : Brieg, to Princess Sophie of Anhalt-Köthen : ALS, 1650 Feb. 18.

Author(s): Christian, Herzog in Schlesien zu Brieg, Wohlau und Liegnitz, 1618-1672 (FG505)
Recipient(s): Sophie, Fürstin von Anhalt-Köthen, 1599-1654
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of condolence with regard to the death of recipient's husband, Prince Ludwig of Anhalt-Köthen (FG2).

Source/Provenance:

Wildner/Graz, Dec. 1982, Nr.712

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0966. Letter : Oels, from Duke Sylvius Nimrod of Württemberg-Oels : ALS, 1655 Apr. 2.

Author(s): Sylvius, Duke of Württemberg and Teck, 1622-1664
Recipient(s): Georg III, Herzog in Schlesien zu Brieg, 1611-1664 (FG520)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 4. May 1655 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author appoints two of his advisors to negotiate on his behalf with the recipient.

Source/Provenance:

Ingo Nebehay

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0967. Letter : Breslau, to a prince ("Vetter und Schwager") : ALS, 1646 Sep. 1.

Author(s): Georg Rudolf, Herzog in Schlesien zu Liegnitz, 1595-1653 (FG58)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Concerning the "urbarium, oder die beschaffenheit des Guttes Burschen."

Source/Provenance:

Wildner 713

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0969. Letter : Liegnitz, to unknown recipient : ALS, 1656 Apr. 25.

Author(s): Ludwig IV, Herzog in Schlesien zu Brieg u. Liegnitz, 1616-1663 (FG508)
Physical Description: Seal on leaf 1.2 leaves ; 31 x 22 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Approval of a scholarship for Balthasar Friedrich von Logau, son of Freidrich von Logau (FG510), to be used for the continuation of his studies.

Source/Provenance:

Hauswedell 278, Nov. 1989, Nr.2225

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0975. Letter : Plön, to Duke August of Braunschweig-Lüneburg : ALS, 1659 Apr. 28.

Author(s): Joachim Ernst, Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön, 1595-1671 (FG101)
Recipient(s): August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666 (FG227)
Physical Description: Address and mark of receipt dated 30. May 1659 on verso of leaf 2. Seal and much of leaf 2 missing.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding the remittal of the workers Heinrich Labandt and Johann Kemmerling.

Source/Provenance:

Erasmushaus Kat.760, Mar. 1973, Nr.76

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 0976. Letter : Groß Saltz, to Johann David Wies (FG340) : ALS, 1636 May 11.

Author(s): Schlomach, Melchior von, 1607(?)-after 1678 (FG742)
Recipient(s): Wies, Johann David (FG340)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding an assignation in the city of Köthen. Recipient was the Hof- und Amtsrat for Prince Ludwig of Anhalt-Köthen (FG2).

Source/Provenance:

Wildner/Graz, Dec. 1982, Nr.716

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1004. Letter : Gera, to Gräfin Sophie, geb. von Anhalt, from Heinrich II. Reuß Herr von Plauen zu Gera : ALS, 1644 Dec. 29.

Author(s): Heinrich II Reuß, Herr von Plauen zu Gera, 1602-1670
Recipient(s): Anna Sophie, Gräfin von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, 1584-1652
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 3. Jan. 1645 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings to recipient, younger sister of Prince Ludwig of Anhalt-Köthen (FG2), widow of Karl Günter, Graf von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (FG23), and founder of the "Tugendliche Gesellschaft."

Source/Provenance:

Wildner 674

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1009. Autograph : (Nürnberg), signed in register of Gustav von Racknitz : ALS, 1649.

Author(s): Charles X Gustav, King of Sweden, 1622-1660 (FG513)
Physical Description: 1 autograph

Scope and Content Note

Dating from the author's stay in Nürnberg for the peace celebrations. Autograph can be found in: Gustav von Racknitz. Stammbuch. p. 29 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 1153).

Language:

Latin
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1010. Letter : Wismar, to Herzog Christian Ludwig von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Celle (FG372), Celle : ALS, 1658 Jul. 27.

Author(s): Charles X Gustav, King of Sweden, 1622-1660 (FG513)
Recipient(s): Christian Ludwig, Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1622-1665 (FG372)
Physical Description: Address on verso of leaf 2. Seal missing.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Diplomatic accompanying letter for Bodo von Gladebeck, the accredited advisor of the author in Celle.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Nov. 1981, Nr.1210

Language:

Latin
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1021a. Letter : Wien, to the "niederösterreichische Landesregierung" : ALS, 1656 Dec. 4.

Author(s): Ferdinand Maximilian, Graf von und zu Sprinzenstein, 1625-1678 (FG668)
Physical Description: 2 page letter.1 leaf ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter from the "ständischen Landesverwaltung 'Augburg.Confession und theils Cathol.Religion'" regarding the execution matter from the rebellions coming from the Kirchberg estate. Signed also by Hans Reinhardt, Adam Ehrenberger, Hans Wilhelm von Waldherskirchen and Gottfried Haberlandt.

Source/Provenance:

Hauswedell 275, May 1989, Nr.2951

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1021b. 11 letters collected by Haubold Heinrich von Starschedel, 1650-1701 (FG848), written between the years of 1638 to 1646. 1638-1646

Author(s): Jentzsch, M. Johann; Merbing, Gabriel; Otto, Johannes
Recipient(s): Starschedel, Heinrich von (maybe written to Bernhard von Starschedel, a well off stewarad and relative of Haubold)

Scope and Content Note

Letters written by three Priests during the 30 Years War, with details about daily life in Saxony, about quarantines and military debts, and a tax table.

11 letters:

  • Letter : Oschatz, from M. Johann Jentzsch : ALS, 1638 Oct. 3. 1 leaf; 23 x 19 cm.
  • Letter : Sornzig, from Gabriel Merbing : ALS, 1638 Aug. 28. 2 leaves, address on verson of 2nd leaf; 33 x 20 cm.
  • Letter : Oschatz, from M. Johann Jentzsch : ALS, 1639 Feb. 2. 2 leaves, partial seal on 1st leaf, address on verson of 2nd leaf; 33 x 20 cm.
  • Letter : Oschatz, from M. Johann Jentzsch : ALS, 1639 Feb. 7. 1 leaf, address on verso; 33 x 20 cm.
  • Letter : Molbis, from Johannes Otto : ALS, 1640 Oct. 16. 2 leaves, partial seal and address on verso of 2nd leaf; 33 x 20 cm.
  • Letter : Molbis, from Johannes Otto : ALS, 1642 Feb. 17. 2 leaves, partial seal and address on verso of 2nd leaf; 33 x 20 cm.
  • Letter : Molbis, from Johannes Otto : ALS, 1643 July 21. 3 leaves, seal and address on verso of 3rd leaf; 33 x 20 cm.
  • Letter : Molbis, from Johannes Otto : ALS, 1643 Sept. 29. 2 leaves, partial seal and address on verso of 2nd leaf; 33 x 20 cm.
  • Letter : Molbis, from Johannes Otto : ALS, 1643 Nov. 4. (No signature, but same handwritting and in red on front page stating him as the author). 2 leaves; 33 x 20 cm.
  • Letter : Molbis, from Johannes Otto : ALS, 1643 Jan. 27. (1641 or 1643, Johannes Otto, on back of letter response(?) dated 8 Dec. 1644 from (C.V. Nassberge?). 2 leaves, seal and address on verso of 2nd leaf; 33 x 20 cm.
  • Letter : Molbis, from Johannes Otto : ALS, 1646 Jan. 12. 2 leaves, seal and address on verso of 2nd leaf; 33 x 20 cm.

Source/Provenance:

Dresden 1994 (?)

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1029. Letter : Quedlinburg, from Pfalzgräfin Anna Sophie bei Rhein-Birkenfeld, äbtissen von Quedlinburg : ALS, 1659 Oct. 8.

Author(s): Anna Sophie, Pfalzgräfin bei Rhein-Birkenfeld, äbtissen von Quedlinburg, 1619-1680
Recipient(s): Hans Martin, Graf von Stolberg-Stolberg, 1594-1669 (FG228)
Physical Description: Address on verso of leaf 2. Seal missing.2 leaves ; 34 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding a dispute, details unkown.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt, Apr. 1991, Nr. 1600

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1073. Autographs : Nürnberg, signed in register of Gustav von Racknitz : ALS, 1646 Dec. 5.

Author(s): Stubenberg, Georg Augustin, 1628-1691

Stubenberg, Otto Gall von, 1631-1688
Physical Description: 2 autographs

Scope and Content Note

Autographs can be found in: Gustav von Racknitz. Stammbuch. p. 76 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 1153).

Language:

Latin
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1087. Letter : Erfurt, to Hans Martin Graf zu Stolberg-Stolberg (FG228) : ALS, 1631 Mar. 6.

Author(s): Vitzthum von Eckstädt, Dam, 1595-1638 (FG312)
Recipient(s): Hans Martin, Graf von Stolberg-Stolberg, 1594-1669 (FG228)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding "insolentien" among the troops of General Don Balthasar Graf Marradas.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 629, Nr.198, Aug. 1983

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1089. Letter : Ingolstadt, to Otto Heinrich Graf Fugger, Generalzeugmeister : ALS, 1641 Apr. 11.

Author(s): Joachim Christian, Graf von Wahl, 1590-1644 (FG109)
Recipient(s): Otto Heinrich, Graf Fugger
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author sends regrets for not being able to see recipient personally due to orders from the Elector in Westfalen to join the Armada.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner 740

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1090. Letter : Schloß Detmold, to the citizens and town council of a city : ALS, 1628 Oct. 22.

Author(s): Christian, Graf von Waldeck-Wildungen, 1585-1637 (FG113)
Physical Description: 2 page letter.1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Urgent demand for a financial contribution.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner 741

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1093. Program : Breslau : ALS, 1677 Nov. 25.

Author(s): Wende, Georg, 1635-1705 (FG818)
Physical Description: 4 pages, printed type.2 leaves ; 30 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Program for a school performance (C.L. Servier Pathologium Sympatheticum) at the Magalenengymnasium in Breslau.

Language:

Latin
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1094. Letter : Kassel, to Landgrave Moritz of Hesse-Kassel (FG80) : ALS, 1618 May 30.

Author(s): Werder, Diederich von dem, 1584-1657 (FG31)
Recipient(s): Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, 1572-1632 (FG80)
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 9. Jun. 1618 on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author expresses gratitude for ceremonial costumes which he and his bride would wear at their wedding the following month.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Apr. 1987, Nr.284

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1095. Letter : Reinsdorf, to Johann David Wies (FG340), Kammerrat, Köthen : ALS, 1639 Feb. 6.

Author(s): Werder, Diederich von dem, 1584-1657 (FG31)
Recipient(s): Wies, Johann David (FG340)
Physical Description: Address and seal on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 33 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Acknowledgment and thanks for a previous letter.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 583, Nov. 1967, Nr.397

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1104. Letter (with supplement) : Osnabrück, to the Princes August (FG46), Ludwig (FG2) and Johann Kasimir of Anhalt (FG10) : ALS, 1648.

Author(s): Wesenbeck, Matthaeus, 1600-1659 (FG433)
Recipient(s): August, Fürst von Anhalt-Plötzkau, 1575-1653 (FG46)

Johann Kasimir, Fürst von Anhalt-Dessau, 1596-1660 (FG10)

Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: 1. 7 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 4.

2. 4 page (incomplete) letter.2 entries:

1. 4 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

2. 2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Detailed report of the peace negotiations in Osnabrück from the author, a minister of Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg (FG401).

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt Dec. 1988, Nr.1066

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1108a. Letter : [Hamburg] : ALS, 1674 Mar. 4.

Author(s): Gottlieb, Graf von Windischgrätz, 1630-1695 (FG669)
Physical Description: 4 page letter.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Proposition in the name of the Holy Roman Emperor written by author, a diplomat in the Emperor's service.

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1113. Letter : "Im Hauptquartir Bregentz" : ALS, 1647 Feb. 10.

Author(s): Wrangel, Carl Gustaf, 1613-1676 (FG523)
Physical Description: Seal on leaf 2 (with hole burned through leaf 1).2 leaves ; 32 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of safe-conduct for the Swedish resident Georg Snolsky. Author had just participated in the battle to win the city of Bregenz, and was sending Snolsky to Vienna as the Swedish ambassador.

Source/Provenance:

Bassenge 47, Nr.1811, Apr. 1986

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1114. Letter : Haptquartier Rheinfeld vor Schweinfurt, to Prince Ludwig of Anhalt-Köthen (FG2) : ALS, 1647 May 11.

Author(s): Wrangel, Carl Gustaf, 1613-1676 (FG523)
Recipient(s): Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650 (FG2)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 22. May 1647 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 33 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Response from author, commander of the Swedish army in Germany, to the recipient, who had complained about the continued quartering of foreign troops and the high level of contributions expected from the principality of Anhalt.

Source/Provenance:

Tenner 116/I, Nr.710, 1977

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1115. Letter : Hauptquartier Langenau, to Duke August of Sachsen-Weissenfels (FG402) : ALS, 1648 May 4.

Author(s): Wrangel, Carl Gustaf, 1613-1676 (FG523)
Recipient(s): August, Duke of Sachsen-Weissenfels, 1614-1680 (FG402)
Physical Description: 4 page letter.2 leaves ; 32 x 19 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Regarding the quartering of troops.

Source/Provenance:

Wildner 748

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1116. Letter : Spyker (Rügen), to Heinrich Coelestin von Sternbach and Simon Mattaei Rosenhandt : ALS, 1660 Apr. 24.

Author(s): Wrangel, Carl Gustaf, 1613-1676 (FG523)
Recipient(s): Rosenhandt, Simon Mattaei

Sternbach, Heinrich Coelestin von
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 3. May 1660 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 32 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Author, "Gernalgouverneur" in Pommern, writes to recipients, "Regierungsräte" in Pommern, regarding military matters.

Source/Provenance:

Granier 21, Nr.480, Oct. 1986

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1117. Letter : [Unknown], to Herzog Rudolf August von Braunschweig u. Lünebug-Wolfenbüttel (FG754) : ALS, [Date unknown].

Author(s): Wrangel, Carl Gustaf, 1613-1676 (FG523)
Recipient(s): Rudolf August, Herzog von Braunschweig- Wolfenbüttel, 1627-1704 (FG754)
Physical Description: 2 page letter. Address and seal on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 634, Nov. 1985, Nr.1376

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1118a. Letter : Oels, to Herzogin Elisabeth Sophie von Sachsen-Gotha : ALS, 1656 Dec. 18.

Author(s): Sylvius, Duke of Württemberg and Teck, 1622-1664
Recipient(s): Elisabeth Sophie, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1619-1680
Physical Description: Address, seal, and mark of receipt dated 23 Dec. 1656 on verso of leaf 2.2 leaves ; 31 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

New year's greetings.

Source/Provenance:

Stargardt 658, Nov. 1994

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1123. Note : to Malachias Siebenhaar in Magdeburg : ALS, 1667 Oct. 12.

Author(s): Zesen, Philipp von, 1619-1689 (FG521)
Physical Description: 1 leaf ; 16 x 10 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Dedication to Malachias Siebenhaar (1616-1685) of author's works "Des Geistlichen Standes Vrteile wider den Gewissenszwang," and "Des Weltlichen Standes Handlungen und Vrteile wider den Gewissenszwang," both of which were published in Amsterdam in 1665.

Source/Provenance:

Hartung & Karl, Jun. 1977, Nr.2037

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1139. Letter : Rostock, from Andreas Tscherning to Matthäus Apelles von Löwenstern : ALS, 1646 Jan. 7.

Author(s): Tscherning, Andreas, 1611-1659
Recipient(s): Löwenstern, Matthäus Apelles von, 1594-1648
Physical Description: 2 page letter.1 leaf ; 31 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Autobiographical letter, including references to three members of the FG: Schottelius (FG397), Rist (FG467) and Philipp von Zesen (FG521).

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1142. Letter : [Unknown], to "Ehrwürdige wolgeborne, Eld vnd Gestrenge gunstige liebe Herren" : ALS, [Date unknown].

Author(s): Enenkel, Albrecht von, 1547-1608
Physical Description: Address on verso of leaf 1.1 leaf ; 28 x 21 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Probably addressed to the "niederösterreichische Herrenkammer." Regarding beer taxes.

Language:

German
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1157. Autograph : Nürnberg, signed in register of Gustav von Racknitz : ALS, 1648 Apr. 10.

Author(s): Weltz, Justinian Ernst von, 1621-1685(?)
Physical Description: 1 autograph

Scope and Content Note

Autograph can be found in: Gustav von Racknitz. Stammbuch. p. 141 (Bancroft Collections BANC MSS 98/49 1153).

Language:

French
Box 3

BANC MSS 98/49: 1282a. Letter : from Christine Alexandre :ALS, 1688 Jan. 24.

Author(s): Kristina, Queen of Sweden, 1626-1689
Recipient(s): Cousin
Physical Description: 1 leaf;26 x 20 cm.

Scope and Content Note

Letter to her cousin asking advise from her cousin's father Jean Baptiste du Mont Mineur Concentuel about what to do after her mission in Wallachia and Transylvania.

Language:

French with German translation
 

Pictorial Collection.

Call no: BANC PIC 1998.001.

Physical Description: 312 items.

Arrangement

Arranged by the numbering in the printed catalog.

Scope and Content Note

Chiefly single and group portraits, along with views, and other miscellaneous graphic items relating to the membership and activities of the Fruchtbringende Gesellschaft, between 1615 and 1684, with a few later items.
 

Volume 1: Items 6-220.

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0006. Portrait of Johann Valentin Andreae, 1586-1654, (FG464).

Creator/Artist: Cappi, Carlo
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 15 x 9 cm.

Subject:

Andreä, Johann Valentin

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0013. Portrait of Christian I. Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1568-1630, (FG26). Lukas Kilian, sc. and exc., 1615.

Creator/Artist: Kilian, Lukas
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 20 x 14 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses.

Subject:

Christian I, Fürst von Anhalt-Bernburg, 1568-1630

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0023. Portrait of Friedrich Fürst von Anhalt-Harzgerode, 1613-1670, (FG62). Christian Romstedt, sc.

Creator/Artist: Romstedt, Christian
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 29 x 18 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Leihenpredigt (funeral oratory) of Friedrich von Anhalt. Köthen, 1671.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses and dedication by Johann Frentzel.

Subject:

Friedrich, Fürst von Anhalt-Hatzgerode, 1613-1670

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0026. Portrait of Johann Fürst von Anhalt-Zerbst, 1621-1667, (FG398).

Creator/Artist: Frentzel, Johann, 1609-1674
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 28 x 17 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Leihenpredigt (funeral oratory) of Johann von Anhalt. Zerbst, 1668.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses in anagramme format and dedication by Johann Frentzel.

Subject:

Johann, Fürst von Anhalt-Zerbst, 1621-1667

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0029. Portrait of Johann Georg II. Fürst von Anhalt-Dessau, 1627-1693, (FG322).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 19 x 13 cm.

Subject:

Johann Georg II, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau, 1627-1693

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0030. Portrait of Johann Georg II. Fürst von Anhalt-Dessau, 1627-1693, (FG322). Johann Vaillant, pinx., Martin Bernigeroth sc.

Creator/Artist: Bernigeroth, Martin Vaillant, Johann
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 33 x 22 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Beckmann V, next to p. 246.

Subject:

Johann Georg II, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau, 1627-1693

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0038. Portrait of Herzogin Magdalena Augusta von Sachsen-Gotha, 1679-1740. Pieter Schenck, fec. and exc.

Creator/Artist: Schenk, Pieter
Physical Description: 1 print : mezzotint ; 25 x 19 cm.

Notes:

Daughter of Karl Wilhelm Fürst von Anhalt-Zerbst, 1652-1718, (FG825).

Subject:

Magdalena Augusta, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha, 1679-1740

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0044. Portrait of Ludwig Fürst von Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650, (FG2).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 15 x 9 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Neumark, Palmbaum, next to p. 16.

Subject:

Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0071. Portrait of Hans Georg von Arnim, 1583-1641, (FG255).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 24 x 16 cm.

Source:

Portrait can be found in: G.P. Gualdo. Historia di Ferdinando 3. Imperatore, next to p. 426. (Bancroft Collections PT1100.F7 no. 1214).

Subject:

Arnim, Hans Georg von, 1583-1641

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0073. Portrait of Johann Christoph Arnschwanger, 1625-1696, (FG853). Daniel Preisler, pinx., Philipp Kilian, sc.

Creator/Artist: Kilian, Philipp Preisler, Daniel
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 23 x 15 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses and dedication by Johannes Fabricius.

Subject:

Arnschwanger, Johann Christoph, 1625-1696

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0074. Portrait of Johann Christoph Arnschwanger, 1625-1696, (FG853). Georg Strauch, fec.

Creator/Artist: Stauch, Georg
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 15 x 9 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses and dedication by Georg Strauch.

Subject:

Arnschwanger, Johann Christoph, 1625-1696

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0075. Double Portrait. Portrait 1 is of Johann Christoph Arnschwanger, 1625-1696, (FG853). Jakob Sandrart, fec. Portrait 2 is the title page to Heilige Palmen/ und Christliche Psalmen. Nürnberg, 1680.

Creator/Artist: Sandrart, Jacob, 1630-1708
Physical Description: Portrait 1: 1 print : copperplate ; 14 x 9 cm. Portrait 2: 1 print : copperplate ; 14 x 9 cm.

Subject:

Arnschwanger, Johann Christoph, 1625-1696

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0076. Portrait of Johann Christoph Arnschwanger, 1625-1696, (FG853).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 14 x 10 cm.

Subject:

Arnschwanger, Johann Christoph, 1625-1696

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0081. Portrait of Johann Banér, 1596-1641, (FG222). Peter II. Aubry, exc.

Creator/Artist: Aubry, Peter II.
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 14 x 11 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses by Peter II. Aubry. Note: Portrait can be found included with Item 84, "Brief an Fürst Ludwig von Anhalt-Köthen (FG2)" in Manuscripts Box 1.

Subject:

Banér, Johann, 1596-1641

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0082. Portrait of Johann Banér, 1596-1641, (FG222). Johann Jakob Metzger, fec.

Creator/Artist: Metzger, Johann Jakob
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 24 x 16 cm.

Source:

Portrait can be found in: G.P. Gualdo. Historia di Ferdinando 3. Imperatore, next to p. 426. (Bancroft Collections PT1100.F7 no. 1214).

Subject:

Banér, Johann, 1596-1641

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0087. Portrait of Sebastian Beer, 1609-1659, (FG658). Andreas Kohl, sc.

Creator/Artist: Dilherr, Johannes Michael, 1604-1669 Kohl, Andreas
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 23 x 15 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses and dedication by Johann Michael Dilherr.

Subject:

Beer, Sebastian, 1609-1659

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0088. Portrait of Johann Adolf Graf von Bentheim-Tecklenburg, 1637-1704, (FG882).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 20 x 15 cm.

Subject:

Johann Adolf, Graf von Bentheim-Tecklenburg, 1637-1704

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0094. Portrait of Sigmund von Birken, 1626-1681, (FG681). Jakob Sandrart, sc.

Creator/Artist: Sandrart, Jacob, 1630-1708
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 19 x 11 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses by Martin Limburger.

Subject:

Birken, Sigmund von, 1626-1681

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0107. Portrait of Christian Markgraf von Brandenburg-Bayreuth, 1581-1655, (FG145). Lukas Kilian, sc. and exc.

Creator/Artist: Kilian, Lukas
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 20 x 14 cm.

Notes:

Includes 6 Latin verses.

Subject:

Christian, Markgraf von Brandenburg-Bayreuth, 1581-1655

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0111. Portrait of Friedrich Wilhelm Kurfürst von Brandenburg, 1620-1688, (FG401). Adam de Clerck, pinx, Samuel Blesendorf, sc.

Creator/Artist: Blesendorf, Samuel Clerck, Adam de
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 30 x 20 cm.

Subject:

Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0112. Portrait of Friedrich Wilhelm Kurfürst von Brandenburg, 1620-1688, (FG401). Johann Franck, sc.

Creator/Artist: Franck, Johann
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 29 x 18 cm.

Subject:

Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0128. Portrait of Georg Wilhelm Kurfürst von Brandenburg, 1595-1640, (FG307).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 28 x 19 cm.

Subject:

Georg Wilhelm, Kurfürst von Brandenburg, 1595-1640

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0131. Portrait of Markgraf Christian Wilhelm von Brandenburg, 1587-1665. Wolfgang Philipp Kilian, sc. and exc.

Creator/Artist: Kilian, Wolfgang Philipp
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 17 x 13 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses. Uncle of Georg Wilhelm Kurfürst von Brandenburg, 1595-1640, (FG307).

Subject:

Christian Wilhelm, Markgraf von Brandenburg, 1587-1665

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0133. Portrait of Anton Ulrich Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714, (FG716). Conrad Buno, sc.

Creator/Artist: Buno, Conrad
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 14 x 8 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Johann Valentin Andreae. Seleniana Augustalia. Ulm, 1649.

Subject:

Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0134. Portrait of Anton Ulrich Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714, (FG716). Johann Hoffmann, exc., Philipp Kilian, sc.

Creator/Artist: Hoffmann, Johann Kilian, Philipp
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 29 x 19 cm.

Subject:

Anton Ulrich, Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, 1633-1714

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0167. Portrait of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227). Johann van der Heyden, pinx., Jakob van der Heyden sc.

Creator/Artist: Van de Heyden, Jakob Van der Heyden, Johann Zuber, Matthaeus
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 24 x 17 cm.

Notes:

Includes 6 Latin verses by Matthaeus Zuber and a dedication by the artist, 1606.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0168. Portrait of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227). Lukas Kilian, sc., 1621.

Creator/Artist: Kilian, Lukas Remus, Georg
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 20 x 14 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses by Georg Remus and a dedication by the artist, 1621.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0169. Portrait of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227).

Creator/Artist: Remus, Georg
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 18 x 13 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses by Georg Remus.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0170. Portrait of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227). Lukas Kilian, sc., 1626.

Creator/Artist: Kilian, Lukas Remus, Georg
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 14 x 10 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses by Georg Remus.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0171. Portrait of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227). Lukas Kilian, sc., 1630.

Creator/Artist: Kilian, Lukas Remus, Georg
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 19 x 12 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses by Georg Remus.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0172. Portrait of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 14 x 10 cm.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0173. Portrait of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 16 x 12 cm.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0174. Portrait of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 11 x 7 cm.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0175. Portrait of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227). Nikolaus Brühl, sc., Leipzig.

Creator/Artist: Brühl, Nikolaus
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 14 x 9 cm.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0176. Portrait of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227). Jonas Suyderhoff sc., from a drawing by Albert Freyse.

Creator/Artist: Freyse, Albert Suyderhoff, Jonas
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 22 x 17 cm.

Source:

Portrait can be found in: Evangelische Kirchen Harmonie, Nr. 192. (Bancroft Collections PT1100.F7 no. 192).

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0202. Portrait of Herzogin Sibylle Ursula, 1629-1671. Conrad Buno, sc.

Creator/Artist: Buno, Conrad Gosky, Martin
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate : 13 x 8 cm.

Source:

Originally from Johann Valentin Andreae. Seleniana Augustalia. Ulm, 1649.

Notes:

Daughter of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227). Includes 4 Latin verses by Martin Gosky.

Subject:

Sibylle Ursula, Herzogin von Braunschweig u. Lüneburg, 1629-1671

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0204. Exterior view of the Wolfenbüttel library of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 13 x 18 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Merian Matthäus d. Ä. Topographia.Der.Stäte, Schlösser.in.Braunschweig und Lüneburg. Frankfurt a. M., 1654. Next to p. 210.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0205. Interior view of the Wolfenbüttel library of August d. J. Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666, (FG227).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 24 x 32 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Merian Matthäus d. Ä. Topographia.Der.Stäte, Schlösser.in.Braunschweig und Lüneburg. Frankfurt a. M., 1654. Next to p. 210.

Subject:

August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0220. Portrait of Christian Ludwig Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Celle, 1622-1665, (FG372). Christian Lorenz Rothgiesser, fec.

Creator/Artist: Olearius, Adam, 1603-1671 (FG543) Rothgiesser, Christian Lorenz
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 18 x 12 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Sa'adi. Persianischer Rosenthal...übersetzt von Adam Olearius. Hamburg, Johann Naumann, 1654.

Notes:

Includes 4 German verses by Adam Olearius (FG543) written in 1654.

Subject:

Christian Ludwig, Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1622-1665

 

Volume 1: Items 223-434.

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0223. Portrait of Herzog Georg Wilhelm von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Calenberg, 1624-1705. Heinrich Cause, sc.

Creator/Artist: Cause, Heinrich
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 23 x 16 cm.

Notes:

Brother of Christian Ludwig Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Celle, 1622-1665, (FG372).

Subject:

Georg Wilhelm, Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Calenberg, 1624-1705

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0233. Portrait of Herzog Anton Ulrich d.J., 1714-1775.

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 31 x 20 cm.

Notes:

Nephew of Ferdinand Albrecht Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1636-1687, (FG842).

Subject:

Anton Ulrich d.J., Herzog von Braunschweig u. Lüneburg, 1714-1775

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0296. Portrait of Friedrich Ulrich Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1591-1634, (FG38). Peter Iselburg, sc., 1615.

Creator/Artist: Iselburg, Peter
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 19 x 13 cm.

Subject:

Friedrich Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, 1591-1634

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0297. Portrait of Friedrich Ulrich Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1591-1634, (FG38).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 25 x 18 cm.

Subject:

Friedrich Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, 1591-1634

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0298. Portrait of Friedrich Ulrich Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1591-1634, (FG38). Eb. Kiefer, exc.

Creator/Artist: Kiefer, Eb. Meisner, Daniel
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 18 x 13 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses by Daniel Meisner.

Subject:

Friedrich Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, 1591-1634

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0301. Portrait of Herzog Heinrich Julius von Braunschweig und Lüneburg, 1564-1613.

Creator/Artist: Meibom, Heinrich
Physical Description: 1 print : woodcut ; 31 x 17 cm.

Notes:

Father of Portrait of Friedrich Ulrich Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1591-1634, (FG38). Includes 8 Latin verses by Heinrich Meibom.

Subject:

Heinrich Julius, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, 1564-1613

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0303. Coat of Arms of Friedrich Ulrich Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1591-1634, (FG38). 18th century.

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 paper cutout ; 10 x 10 cm.

Subject:

Friedrich Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, 1591-1634

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0304. Portrait of Georg Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Calenberg, 1582-1641, (FG231).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 15 x 11 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Theatr. europ.

Subject:

Georg, Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Calenberg, 1582-1641

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0310. Portrait of Rudolf August Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1627-1704, (FG754). Conrad Buno, fec.

Creator/Artist: Buno, Conrad
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 13 x 7 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Johann Valentin Andreae. Seleniana Augustalia. Ulm, 1649.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses.

Subject:

Rudolf August, Herzog von Braunschweig- Wolfenbüttel, 1627-1704

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0311. Portrait of Rudolf August Herzog von Braunschweig und Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, 1627-1704, (FG754). Johann Hoffmann, exc., Philipp Kilian, sc.

Creator/Artist: Hoffmann, Johann Kilian, Philipp
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 29 x 19 cm.

Subject:

Rudolf August, Herzog von Braunschweig- Wolfenbüttel, 1627-1704

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0326. Portrait of Augustus Buchner, 1591-1661, (FG362).

Creator/Artist: Feller, Joachim
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 16 x 10 cm.

Notes:

Includes 6 Latin verses by Joachim Feller.

Subject:

Buchner, August, 1591-1661

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0327. Portrait of Augustus Buchner, 1591-1661, (FG362).

Creator/Artist: Opitz, Martin, 1597-1639 (FG200)
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 16 x 10 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses by Martin Opitz (FG200).

Subject:

Buchner, August, 1591-1661

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0336. Portrait of Paul Röber, 1591-1661.

Creator/Artist: Buchner, August, 1591-1661 (FG362)
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 18 x 13 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Paul Röber. Ausserlesene Zeit-Predigten Auff Ettliche hohe Fest-, Son- und Landtage. Frankfurt a. M., 1658.

Notes:

Colleague of Augustus Buchner, 1591-1661, (FG362).

Subject:

Röber, Paul, 1591-1661

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0337. Portrait of Hieronymus von Dieskau, 1591-1641, (FG209).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 20 x 12 cm.

Subject:

Dieskau, Hieronymus von, 1591-1641

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0341. Portrait of Rudolf Herr von Dietrichstein, 1603-1649, (FG 481). Elias Wideman, del. and sc., 1646.

Creator/Artist: Wideman, Elias
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 15 x 12 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Widemann. Comitium.

Subject:

Dietrichstein, Rudolf, Herr von, 1603-1649

v. 1

BANC PIC 1998.001:0342. Portrait of Rudolf Herr von Dietrichstein, 1603-1649, (FG 481).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 9 x 6 cm.

Subject:

Dietrichstein, Rudolf, Herr von, 1603-1649

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BANC PIC 1998.001:0345. Portrait of Robert Graf Douglas, 1611-1662, (FG420).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 17 x 12 cm.

Subject:

Douglas, Robert Graf, 1611-1662

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BANC PIC 1998.001:0346. Portrait of Robert Graf Douglas, 1611-1662, (FG420). Paul Fürst, exc.

Creator/Artist: Fürst, Paul
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 15 x 11 cm.

Subject:

Douglas, Robert Graf, 1611-1662

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BANC PIC 1998.001:0350. Portrait of Alexander Freiherr Erskein, 1598-1656, (FG421). Johann Dürr, sc., 1646.

Creator/Artist: Dürr, Johann
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 26 x 17 cm.

Notes:

Includes 8 Latin verses.

Subject:

Erskein, Alexander Freiherr, 1598-1656

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BANC PIC 1998.001:0351. Portrait of Alexander Freiherr Erskein, 1598-1656, (FG421).

Creator/Artist: Unknown
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 16 x 11 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Theatr. Europ. VI. 1649, p. 915.

Subject:

Erskein, Alexander Freiherr, 1598-1656

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BANC PIC 1998.001:0353. Portrait of Georg von Frantzke, 1594-1659, (FG428). Johann Dürr, del. and sc., 1641.

Creator/Artist: Dilherr, Johannes Michael, 1604-1669 Dürr, Johann
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 19 x 14 cm.

Source:

Originally from: Georg Frantzke. Commentarius in viginti et unum libros pandectarum juris civilis priores. Strassburg, 1644.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses and dedication by Johann Michael Dilherr.

Subject:

Frantzke, Georg (von), 1594-1659

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BANC PIC 1998.001:0354. Portrait of Georg von Frantzke, 1594-1659, (FG428). Johann Dürr, sc., 1648.

Creator/Artist: Dürr, Johann
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 15 x 13 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses.

Subject:

Frantzke, Georg (von), 1594-1659

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BANC PIC 1998.001:0355. Portrait of Georg von Frantzke, 1594-1659, (FG428). Johann Dürr, sc.

Creator/Artist: Dürr, Johann
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 29 x 19 cm.

Notes:

Includes 4 Latin verses.

Subject:

Frantzke, Georg (von), 1594-1659

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BANC PIC 1998.001:0358. Portrait of Heinrich d. J. Freiherr von Friesen, 1610-1680, (FG683). Johann Caspar Höckner, sc., Dresden.

Creator/Artist: Frentzel, Johann, 1609-1674 Höckner, Johann Caspar
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 30 x 22 cm.

Notes:

Incudes Latin anagramme, 4 Latin verses and dedication by Johann Frentzel, 1656.

Subject:

Friesen, Heinrich d.J., Freiherr von, 1610-1680

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BANC PIC 1998.001:0360. Portrait of Heinrich von Friesen d. ä, 1578-1659. Johann Caspar Höckner, sc.

Creator/Artist: Frentzel, Johann, 1609-1674 Höckner, Johann Caspar
Physical Description: 1 print : copperplate ; 29 x 22 cm.

Notes:

Father of Heinrich d. J. Freiherr von Friesen, 1610-1680, (FG683).