King of Spain Phillip II letter to Francisco Fernando de Avalos

King of Spain Phillip II letter to Francisco Fernando de Avalos

Dates: 1556 August 18

Handwritten letter in Spanish addressed to Francisco Fernando de Avalos and dated 18 Aug. 1556. Philip directs Avalos to send 1500 troops to the Duke of Alba serving in Italy. The item is signed, "Yo el Rey."

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : (1 p.)
  • Creator: Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598
  • Call Number: Vault MSS 310
  • 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.
Languages and Scripts
Spanish; Castilian
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from King of Spain Philip II letter to Francisco Fernando de Avalos must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: Vault MSS 310; King of Spain Philip II letter to Francisco Fernando de Avalos; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: Vault MSS 310, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Military; Spain--Kings and rulers--History; Spain--History--Philip II, 1556-1598; Italy--History--Sources--1492-1559; Politics, Government, and Law; Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598; Avalos, Francisco Fernando de, 1531-1571; Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598--Correspondence
Genre / Form
Letters
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_VMSS310
Finding Aid Title
Letter to Francisco Fernando de Avalos
Finding Aid Author
Leslie Evens
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-09-26 14:03:46 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical / Historical

King of Spain.



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