Letter and portraits
Letter and portraits
Letter on vellum in French. The item was written in a secretary's hand and was signed with the words "Henry de Lorraine." It is one page of 9 lines in length with a paper seal affixed. The letter is addressed to the treasurer, Mollay, and deals with a financial transaction. Also included are two portrait etchings of Guise.
- Extent: 3 items (3 p.)
- Creator: Guise, Henri, duc de, 1550-1588
- Call Number: MSS SC 2584
- Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
- Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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- It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letter and portraits must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
- Preferred Citation
- Initial citation: MSS SC 2584; Letter and portraits; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2584, LTPSC.
- Custodial History
- Purchased from Salloch in 1986.
- Acquisition Information
- Purchased; Salloch; 1986.
- Subject Terms
- Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Catholics--France--History; Economics and Banking; France--History--Henry III, 1574-1589
- Genre / Form
- Etchings (Prints)--France--16th century; Letters
- Appraisal Information
- 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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- Finding Aid Title
- Letter and portraits
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- Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
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- This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-26T04:10-0700
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- Biographical Info:
Leader of the Catholic party in France. He intrigued against Henry III, was responsible for the St. Batholomew's Day Massacre, and aspired openly to the throne of France.
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