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It contains a valuable collection of archives, from the 13th century onwards.
Alfred Arneth studied law, and became an official of the Austrian state archives, of which in 1868 he was appointed keeper.
These clay archives are almost exclusively inventories and business documents.
The town-hall contains the municipal library, collec tions of tapestry, portraits and antiquities, and valuable archives relating to the town and province.
The state archives are housed in the Franciscan monastery at the Frari.Advertisement
In their application, which was unsuccessful, they stated that they had taught the Don Cossacks to " change black naphtha into white," and showed by a drawing, preserved in the archives of the Caucasian government, how this was achieved.
The town-house is also a noteworthy building and contains large and important archives.
The Vatican archives are also of great importance.
Most large towns contain important state or communal archives, iii which a considerable amount of research is being done by local investigators; the various societies for local history (Societd di Storia Patria) do very good work and issue valuable publications; the treasures which the archives contain are by no means exhausted.
Libraries and archives are under the superintendence of the Ministry of Public Instruction.Advertisement
It was restored in 1889 to accommodate the municipal archives.
There are remains of a Moorish fort on the hill commanding the town; and the north gateway - the Puerta del Colegio - is a fine lofty arch, surmounted by an emblematic statue and the city arms. The most prominent buildings are the episcopal palace (1733), with a frontage of a 600 ft.; the town house (1843), containing important archives; and the cathedral, a small Gothic structure built on the site of a former mosque in the 14th century, and enlarged and tastelessly restored in 1829.
The French in the 17th century claimed that but for the loss of the archives of Dieppe they would be able to prove that vessels from this Norman port had established settlements at Grand Basa, Cape Mount, and other points on the coast of Liberia.
In search of materials for this purpose, Pertz made a prolonged tour through Germany and Italy, and on his return in 1823 he received at the instance of Stein the principal charge of the publication of Monumenta germaniae historica, texts of all the more important historical writers on German affairs down to the year 1500, as well as of laws, imperial and regal archives, and other valuable documents, such as letters, falling within this period.
A young senator (ab actis senatus) was chosen to draw up these Acta, which were kept in the imperial archives and public libraries.Advertisement
The study of Church history was next encouraged, and in August 1883 the pope addressed a letter to Cardinals de Luca, Pitra and HergenrOther, in which he made the remarkable concession that the Vatican archives and library might be placed at the disposal of persons qualified to compile manuals of history.
His chief interest was the study of ancient documents, and he was sent to search the archives of Switzerland, France and Germany for charters relating to the history of Savoy.
A minute knowledge of printed books and a methodical examination of departmental and communal archives furnished him with material for a long course of successful lectures, which gave rise to some important works on municipal history and led to a great revival of interest in the origins and significance of the urban communities in France.
The state archives are among the most complete in Italy, and contain over 450,000 filze and registri and 126,000 charters, covering the period from 726 to 1856.
Under the Consulate he entered the office of the secretary of state, in the department of the archives.Advertisement
In spite of all these demands, however, the temples became great granaries and store-houses; as they also were the city archives.
Each took a copy and one was held by the scribe to be stored in the archives.
The critical method which has since become almost a formal system, aiming at scientific certainty, was with him an unexampled power, based on the insight acquired from wide knowledge, which enabled him to judge the credibility of an author or the genuineness of an authority; but he has made it impossible for any one to attempt to write modern history except on the "narratives of eye-witnesses and the most genuine immediate documents" preserved in the archives.
It is the place of meeting of the municipal council and of the senate and contains the city archives.
He took part in all the actions of the great siege, and at the same time served as a librarian in the city archives.Advertisement
But it remains to be proved whether these tablets were written there, and not rather, being in a foreign script, abroad, like most of the Tell el-Amarna archives.
Nor could 1 A copy of the letter was taken by way of precaution, beforehand, by the Austrian ministers, and this copy is still in the Vienna archives.
The principal archives of Poland and Hungary were ransacked for the purpose, and in his account of his own times Dlugosz's intimate acquaintance with the leading scholars and statesmen of his day stood him in good stead.
This building contains an archaeological museum with a collection of Roman stone monuments; the archives of the town; and the principal museum, which, besides valuable paintings and other works of art, contains the magnificent tombs of Philip the Bold and John the Fearless, dukes of Burgundy.
The libraries include the state law library, with 14,000 volumes in 1908, and the library of the state Department of Archives and History, with about 11,000 volumes.Advertisement
Three hundred and twenty-nine letters to Augustus of Saxony dating from the 17th of November 1565 to the 8th of September 1581, and one hundred and eleven letters to the chancellor Mordeisen dating from November 1559 to the summer of 1565, are preserved in MS. in the Saxon archives, and were published by Ludovicus at Halle in 1699 under the title Arcana seculi decimi sexti.
There seems little doubt, however, that it was really the work of the prince himself, with the help either of Languet (Groen van Prinsterer, Archives) or of Pierre de Villiers (Motley, Rise of the Dutch Republic; and Blok, History of the People of the Netherlands).
At this time, as his own papers in the Spanish archives show, he took an oath of allegiance to Spain and began to intrigue with his fellow-Kentuckians to detach the western settlements from the Union and bring them under the influence of the Louisiana authorities.
Berossus, a priest of Belus living at Babylon in the 3rd century B.C., added to his historical account of Babylonia chronological list of its kings, which he claimed to have compiled from genuine archives preserved in the temple.
Manetho, likewise a priest, living at Sebennytus in Lower Egypt in the 3rd century B.C., wrote in Greek a history of Egypt, with an account of its thirty dynasties of sovereigns, which he professed to have drawn from genuine archives in the keeping of the priests.Advertisement
The Tel elAmarna collection, it will be recalled, consists of the royal archives of King Amenophis IV.
In a small outlying mound de Sarzec discovered the archives of the temple, about 30,000 inscribed clay tablets, containing the business records, and revealing with extraordinary minuteness the administration of an ancient Babylonian temple, the character of its property, the method of farming its lands, herding its flocks, and its commercial and industrial dealings and enterprises; for an ancient Babylonian temple was a great industrial, commercial, agricultural and stock-raising establishment.
Unfortunately, before these archives could be removed, the galleries containing them were rifled by the Arabs, and large numbers of the tablets were sold to antiquity dealers, by whom they have been scattered all over Europe and America.
In the archives of the French Marine in Paris there were 3300 complete logs with 830,000 entries and II, 000 abstract logs from men-of-war.
The important archives have been transported to Naples.Advertisement
Mention should also be made of the Sassen Poort, one of the old city gates; a gild-house (1571); the provincial government offices, containing the archives; and a museum of antiquities and natural history.
It has been superseded for municipal business by a new building, and now contains the civic archives and museum.
Euergetes (247-222) largely increased the library by seizing on the original editions of the dramatists laid up in the Athenian archives, and by compelling all travellers who arrived in Alexandria to leave a copy of any work they possessed.
It contains the executive offices of the government and those of five cabinet ministers (interior, foreign affairs, treasury, war and justice), the senate chamber, the general archives, national museum, observatory and meteorological bureau.
In 1867 he became director of the Prussian archives, with which it was his task to incorporate those of Hanover, Hesse and Nassau.Advertisement
His labours were incessant; practically every military document in the archives of the committee was Carnot's own work, and he was repeatedly in the field with the armies.
During the years that followed all political activity was impossible, but he was fully occupied with his great work Geschichte der Revolutionszeit 1879-1800, for which he had made prolonged studies in the archives of Paris and other countries.
In 1875 he had been appointed by Bismarck to the post of director of the Prussian archives.
The town has many picturesque houses, and possesses a library with some interest ing archives.
For the rest, Lang did great service to the study of the history of Bavaria, especially by bringing fresh material from the archives to bear upon it.Advertisement
In the r5th-century Tour Baudet, adjoining the Town Hall, are preserved the rich archives of the city.
From this it would appear that there was at that time at Calah a library or a collection of archives which was later removed to Nineveh.
Maastricht contains the provincial archives, a library and geological collections.
It was founded by King St Stephen, and the original deed from loot is preserved in the archives of the abbey.
In 1654 he there took the degree of D.D., and four years later succeeded Gerard Langbaine (1609-1658) as keeper of the archives.
Palma has a seminary founded in 1700, a collection of archives dating from the 14th century, a school and museum of fine arts, a nautical school and an institute founded in 1836 to replace the old university (1503).
Soraluce, and other historians, has examined, catalogued and indexed the municipal archives of all the towns, without which no true history can be written.
His Histoire de Marie Stuart (2 vols., 1851) is well worth reading; the author made liberal use of some important unpublished documents, taken for the greater part from the archives of Simancas.
It also has charge of the great seal of the United States, keeps the archives, publishes the statutes of Congress and controls the consular service.
To the latter we are indebted for the substance of the following description, as well as for the 1 plan, reduced from his elucidated transcript of the original preserved in the archives of the convent.
The Stuart archives, once the property of Cardinal York, were subsequently presented by Pope Pius VII.
The legislature of 190o-1901 established a department of archives and history whose aim is to preserve documents and historical records.
Among the archives, kept in the sacristy of the church, are several banners captured by the Appenzellers in former days, among them one taken in 1406 at Imst, near Lanedeck, with the inscription Hundert Teufel, though popularly this number is multiplied a thousandfold.
In the archives of Paris Du Cange was able to consult charters, diplomas, manuscripts and a multitude of printed documents, which were not to be met.
The parish church is a Gothic edifice of the 14th century, with fine cloisters; and the Lusric château, once belonging to the family of Rosenberg, and now to Prince Schwarzenberg, dating from the 15th century, is reputed to contain the most extensive and valuable archives in Bohemia.
The palace is now partly used for government purposes, and also contains the municipal archives, a collection of ancient inscriptions, formed by the epigraphist Raffaele Fabretti (many of them from Rome), a gallery of sculpture of various periods and a picture gallery.
The Albertinum, formerly the arsenal, built in 1 5591563, was rebuilt 1884-1889, and fitted up as a museum of oriental and classical antiquities, and as the depository of the state archives.
Gobat, is always ready to supply information from the now considerable archives of the Bureau.
The Indians then took possession, destroyed the crops, churches and archives, and revived their pagan ceremonies.
With this should be connected the commission for historical studies, instituted in 1883 by Leo XIII., at the same time as he threw the Vatican archives freely open to scholars.
In the crisis of 1808 Llorente identified himself with the Bonapartists, and was engaged for a few years in superintending the execution of the decree for the suppression of the monastic orders, and in examining the archives of the Inquisition.
In 1856 he was elected member of the Accademia della Crusca, in which capacity he took part in the compilation of its famous but still unfinished dictionary, and two years later was appointed assistant keeper of the Tuscan archives, in Florence; then he took charge of the famous Medici archives, whence he collected a vast body of material on the history of Italian art, not all of which is yet published.
In 1889 he became director of the archives, but retired in 1892, and died three years later.
The ancient electoral palace is another of the buildings that suffered severely in 1760; it now contains archives.
He is best known as the editor of the Archives et correspondence de la maison d'Orange (12 vols., 1835-1845), a great work of patient erudition, which procured for him the title of the "Dutch Gachard."
Motley acknowledges his indebtedness to Groen's Archives in the preface to his Rise of the Dutch Republic, at a time when the American historian had not yet made the acquaintance of King William's archivist, and also bore emphatic testimony to Groen's worth as a writer of history in the correspondence published after his death.
At the first reception, in 1858, of Motley at the royal palace at the Hague, the king presented him with a copy of Groen's Archives as a token of appreciation and admiration of the work done by the "worthy vindicator of William I., prince of Orange."
He spent his leisure and his fortune in the search for documents bearing on the old Basque and Bearnese provinces; and the fruits of his studies in the archives of Bayonne, Toulouse, Pau, Perigord and other cities were embodied in forty-five MS. volumes, which were sent by his son Gabriel to Colbert.
On account of ill-health, however, he immediately resigned without taking his seat, and for the next eight years travelled in Europe and collected historical material from the French and the Spanish archives.
Its stained glass windows are among the finest in Spain, and it possesses archives of great value.
Cousin, Tanger (Paris, 1902); Archives Marocaines (Paris, 1904-6).
Of the numerous institutions for the encouragement of the sciences and the fine arts, the following are strictly national - the Royal Academy of Sciences (1855), the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (1854), the National Academy of the Plastic Arts, the Royal School of Music, the National Archives, besides various other national collections and museums. Provincial scientific societies exist at Middelburg, Utrecht, 's Hertogenbosch and Leeuwarden, and there are private and municipal associations, institutions and collections in a large number of the smaller towns.
The palace (1681-1750) has been used as a depository of archives since 1872.
Esslingen possesses several schools, a theatre and a richly endowed hospital, while its municipal archives contain much valuable literature bearing especially on the period of the Reformation.
His collections of original materials were vast; beginning with his residence in England, he brought together at enormous pains and expense the authenticated copies of archives, family papers, and personal journals written by historic personages, which now constitute an invaluable treasure in the New York public library.
Among the more prominent secular buildings are the Giirzenich, a former meeting-place of the diets of the Holy Roman Empire, built between 1441 and 1447, of which the ground floor was in 1875 converted into a stock exchange, and the upper hall, capable of accommodating 3000 persons, is largely utilized for public festivities, particularly during the time of the Carnival; the Rathaus, dating from the 13th century, with beautiful Gobelin tapestries; the Tempelhaus, the ancestral seat of the patrician family of the Overstolzens, a beautiful building dating from the 13th century, and now the chamber of commerce; the Wallraf-Richartz Museum, in which is a collection of paintings by old Italian and Dutch masters, together with some works by modern artists; the Zeughaus, or arsenal, built on Roman foundations; the Supreme Court for the Rhine provinces; the post-office (1893); the Imperial Bank (Reichsbank); and the municipal library and archives.
For a detailed life see Archives generales de medicine (December 1875), and for a complete list of his works the 3rd edition of L'Electrisation localisee (1872).
There is a large secondary school with 250 boys, and rich archives.
The archives of the Gesellsclzaft have been published in twelve volumes, and a large number of volumes of the Neucs Archiv have appeared.
The cities have followed the same path and their archives are being thoroughly examined.
It was not, however, till the latter half of the 19th century that the vast store of public and private archives began to be systematically exploited.
The Egyptian copy is supposed to have been lost in a fire which destroyed a great part of the Egyptian archives.
His crucifix is treasured among the monastic archives, which also contain a charter signed by Peter the Great of Russia (1672-1725).
So long as the various state archives remained largely inaccessible historians relied upon this as their chief authority.
A great stimulus to the study of Frederick's history has since been given by the publication of collections of documents preserved in various archives.
The muniments of the abbacy, preserved in the archives of the earl of Morton, were edited by Cosmo Innes for the Bannatyne Club and published in 1837 under the title of Liber sancte Marie de Melros.
In 1862 he was appointed secretary of the state archives at Dresden, and, a little later, keeper.
Nothing was found in the archives, but an old peasant 107 years of age avowed that his father had been similarly benefited a century previously.
The public institutions include a good provincial museum of antiquities; an imperial palace, Katharinenthal, built by Peter the Great in 1719; and very valuable archives, preserved in the town hall (14th century).
Towards the end of the 16th century Miguel Leite Ferreira, son of the Portuguese poet, Antonio Ferreira, declared that the original manuscript of Amadis de Gaula was then in the Aveiro archives, and an Amadis de Gaula in Portuguese, which is alleged to have existed in the conde de Vimeiro's library as late as 1586, had vanished before 1726.
On the 14th of August 1789 the Constituent Assembly made Camus its archivist, and in that capacity he organized the national archives, classified the papers of the different assemblies of the Revolution and drew up analytical tables of the procesverbaux.
The chief part of Louis's records is contained in seven sealed chests in the archives of his family, and by the provisions of his will these were not to be opened till the year 1918.
Goethe's grandsons have been so repeatedly accused of having dis p layed a dog-in-the-manger temper in closing the Goethehaus to the public and the Goethe archives to research, that the charge has almost universally come to be regarded as proven.
It is true that the house was closed and access to the archives only very sparingly allowed until Baron Walther's death in 1885.
He devoted most of his life to researches among the archives of his native city, and in 1656 even obtained a licence to print his Paris ancien et moderne; but on his death (21st March 1676) the whole work was still in manuscript.
The museum preserves the most remarkable municipal archives in existence as well as valuable collections of historical documents.
Among the acts of the states-general preserved in the government archives at The Hague, Van Swinden found that on 2nd October 1608 the assembly of the states took into consideration the petition of Hans Lippershey, spectacle-maker, a native of Wesel and an inhabitant of Middelburg, inventor of an instrument for seeing at a distance.
The archives of the town are of considerable value.
At the age of twenty-one he was given an appointment in the record office of his native city; from 1865 to 1871 he was attached to the Archives of Sienna, but eventually returned to Florence.
The cathedral archives contain documents of the 10th and 11th centuries.
Under the succeeding Cossaean dynasty, however, shortly after the middle of the 2nd millennium, E-kur was restored once more to its former splendour, several monarchs of that dynasty built upon and adorned it, and thousands of inscriptions, dating from the time of those rulers, have been discovered in its archives.
As at Tello, so at Nippur, the clay archives of the temple were found not in the temple proper, but on an outlying mound.
In this were found large numbers of inscribed clay tablets (it is estimated that upward of 40,000 tablets and fragments have been excavated in this mound alone), dating from the middle of the 3rd millennium B.C. onward into the Persian period, partly temple archives, partly school exercises and text-books, partly mathematical tables, with a considerable number of documents of a more distinctly literary character.
Almost directly opposite the temple, however, a large palace was excavated, apparently of the Cossaean period, and in this neighbourhood and further southward on these mounds large numbers of inscribed tablets of various periods, including temple archives of the Cossaean and commercial archives of the Persian period, were excavated.
Its tenants were obliged to render careful accounts of their administration of the property entrusted to their care, which were preserved in the archives of the temple.
We have also from these archives lists of goods contained in the temple treasuries and salary lists of temple officials, on tablet forms specially prepared and marked off for periods of a year or less.
Hurault de Cheverny, Brantome, Marguerite de Valois, la Huguerye, du Plessis-Mornay, &c.; Archives curieuses of Cimber and Danjou, vols.
This document is preserved in the family archives as a guidance and encouragement to the child through life.
He rose to be one of the three (spectabiles) "chartularii," a position implying some literary attainment, and involving the custody of the archives of the household.
The picturesque town hall (1688) contains some finely decorated rooms with paintings by Johan van Neck, a collection of local antiquities and the archives.
To the second volume he appended a critical study on Marie Antoinette et Louis XVI apocryphes, in which he proved, by evidence drawn from documents in the private archives of the emperor of Austria, that the letters published by Feuillet de Conches (Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette et Madame Elisabeth, 1864-1873) and Hunolstein (Corresp. inedite de Marie Antoinette, 1864) are forgeries.
With the collaboration of Alfred von Arneth, director of the imperial archives at Vienna, he edited the Correspondance secrete entre Marie-Therese et le comte de Mercy-Argenteau (3 vols., 1874), the first account based on trustworthy documents of Marie Antoinette's character, private conduct and policy.
For this period see Index to Remembrancia in Archives of City of London 1579-1664 (London, 2878); Richardson, Plague and Pestilence in North of England (Newcastle, 1852).
It was restored at the end of the 19th century to contain the important provincial library and national archives.
There is much in the imperial and papal histories that is merely spectacular and romantic; much that appeals to the imagination and lends itself to myth; and since the sources are abundant - the papal archives inexhaustible and the German chronicles easily accessible - an undue emphasis has been placed upon them.
He was a polished scholar of the old-fashioned type; early in his reign he threw open the Vatican Archives to the students of the world.
Up to the year 1857 the fame of Guicciardini as a writer, and the estimation of him as a man, depended almost entirely upon the History of Italy, and on a few ill-edited extracts from his aphorisms. At that date his representatives, the counts Piero and Luigi Guicciardini, opened their family archives, and cornmitted to Signor Giuseppe Canestrini the publication of his hitherto inedited MSS.
A complete and initial edition of Guicciardini's works is now in preparation in the hands of Alessandro Gherardi of the Florence archives.
These he arranged and stated clearly in the form of aphorisms, with logical deductions, establishing them by proofs drawn from the archives of the council of state.
To Danville, after the evacuation of Richmond on the 2nd of April 1865, the archives of the Confederacy were carried, and here President Jefferson Davis paused for a few days in his flight southward.
Both these works were composed entirely from the original documents at the Public Record Office, London, and the archives of jersey and Guernsey.
The chief sources for Pole's biography are his life written in Italian by his secretary Beccatelli, which was translated into Latin by Andrew Dudith as Vita Poli cardinalis (Venice, 1563), and his letters (Epistolae Reginaldi Poli) edited by Girolamo Quirini and published in 5 volumes (Brescia, 1744-1757), a new edition of which is in preparation at Rome with additions from the Vatican Archives.
Minor collections deserving mention are the museums of the geological survey and the Caroline Medical Institute, and the archives in the record office (Riksarkivet).
First of all, the old popular traditions, so far as they had not yet been exhausted by Firdousi, were ransacked for new epic themes, and a regular cycle of national epopees gathered round the Book of Kings, drawn almost exclusively from the archives of the princes of Sejistan, the family of Firdousis greatest hero, Rustam.
Before evacuating it, the Turks plundered the tombs of the kings, destroyed the old church and several other buildings, and burnt the archives.
In 1823 he became keeper of the Hamburg archives; an office in which he had the fullest opportunities for the laborious and critical research work upon which his reputation as an historian rests.
All these three writers combined the posts of keeper of the archives and royal chronicler, and were, in fact, the king's men, though Lopes at least seems rather the historian of a people than the oracle of a monarch.
Years of persevering toil in archives and editions of old chronicles prepared Herculano for his magnum opus, the Historia de Portugal.
Zurita's style is somewhat crabbed and dry, but his authority is unquestionable; he displayed a new conception of an historian's duties, and, not content with the ample materials stored in the archives of Aragon, continued his researches in the libraries of Rome, Naples and Sicily; he founded the school of historical scholarship in Spain.
So, also, inviolability of national archives is often stipulated.
Homolle, Les Archives de l'intendance sacree a Delos (with plan).
At an early age he settled at Constantinople, where his reputation for learning brought him under the notice of Andronicus II., by whom he was appointed Chartophylax (keeper of the archives).
The abbey contains a rich library and valuable archives.
The Itinerary of a Chinese Traveller (1821), a series of documents in the military archives of St Petersburg purporting to be the travels of George Ludwig von, and a similar series obtained from him in the London foreign office, are all regarded as spurious.
To political bias was added family pride, for the gratification of which the archives of the great houses, the funeral panegyrics, or the imagination of the writer himself supplied an ample store of doubtful material.
He also had access to the archives of state, and gathered from them information beyond the reach of most.
The next five years were spent at Dresden, Brussels and the Hague in investigation of the archives, which resulted in 1856 in the publication of The Rise of the Dutch Republic, which became very popular.
Among the secular buildings are the old ducal palace, begun in 1578 by Ammanati, and now the residence of the prefect and seat of the provincial officers and the public picture gallery; the early Renaissance Palazzo Pretorio, or former residence of the podesta, now the seat of the civil and correctional courts; the palace, erected in the 15th century by a member of the Guinigi family, of brick, in the Italian Gothic style, and now serving as a poor-house; the 16th-century palace of the marquis Guidiccioni, now used as a depository for the archives, the earliest documents going back to A.D.
The archiepiscopal library and archives are also important, while the treasury contains some fine goldsmith's work, including the 14th-century Croce dei Pisani, made by the Pisans for the cathedral.
Hence it is that we are in possession of the vast number of impressions still to be found in public museums and archives, and in private muniment rooms and antiquarian collections, either attached to the original charters or other deeds which they authenticated, or as independent specimens.
Such family archives were perhaps the main source for Roman historians.
The reply of Cardinal Baronius (Annales ecclesiastici, 1588-1697) was a still greater collection, drawn from archives which till then had not been used for scientific history.
The machinery of research, invented by the genius of men like Mabillon, was perfected and set going in all the archives of Europe.
Isolated workers or groups of workers grew into national or international associations, producing from archives vast collections of material to be worked up into the artistic form of history.
These men of the factory - devoting their lives to the cataloguing of archives and libraries, to the publication of material, and then to the gigantic task of indexing what they have produced - have made it possible for the student in an American or Australian college to master in a few hours in his library sources of history which baffled the long years of research of a Martene or Rymer.
For example, since the papal archives were opened, so many regesta have appeared that soon it will be possible to follow the letter-writing of the medieval popes day by day for century after century.
Archives have been reformed, their contents catalogued or calendared; government commissions have rescued numberless documents from oblivion or destruction, and learned societies have supplemented and criticized this work and co-ordinated the results.
According to the Arda-Viraf--Nama the religion revealed through Zoroaster has subsisted in its purity for 300 years, when Iskander Rumi (Alexander the Great) invaded and devastated Iran, and burned the Avesta which, written on cowhides with golden ink, was preserved in the archives at Persepolis.
Of the original authorities on which his work is founded many of great value exist only in manuscript, and his researches in public and private collections of manuscripts at home, and in the archives of Simancas, Venice, Rome, Brussels and Paris, were indefatigable and fruitful.
He was a good palaeographer and had a thorough knowledge of archives and manuscripts; and he soon won a first place among scholars of the history of medieval France.
The state archives in Vico San Severo e Sossio contain all the records of past governments; the Notarial archives in Via San Paolo contain all the original notarial acts from 1450 onwards, to the number of 800,000.
The musical archives are kept here as a separate department.
For a short time he was member of the Italian parliament; he founded the Lombard historical society, and was appointed superintendent of the Lombard archives.
The old castle contains a collection of historical paintings and archives, and there are several old churches, of which that of St Lawrence is mentioned as the parish church in 1350.
The beginnings of the history of this feudal state (the later Holland) centre round the abbey of Egmont in whose archives 1.
The Castello di Corte here, the old castle of the Gonzagas (1395-1406), erected by Bartolino da Novara, the architect of the castle of Ferrara, now contains the archives, and has some fine frescoes by Mantegna with scenes from the life of Ludovico Gonzaga.
The loose idea thus derived from old voyagers became stereotyped in the archives of the East India Company.
The Rumanian Academy keeps jealous watch over the treasures it has accumulated, and few have had access to the riches entombed in its archives; nor has any private or public collection been catalogued.
It possesses a new Kurhaus, fifteen bathing-establishments, a parish church in late Gothic style, and a town-hall, which contains interesting archives.
The archives are mostly kept in the "house of the valley" in the capital, Andorra Vicilla, a struggling village of 600 inhabitants.
The republic rewarded her champion with the further distinction of state counsellor in jurisprudence, and, a unique mark of confidence, the liberty of access to the state archives.
Sarpi's memoirs on state affairs remain in the Venetian archives.
An attitude so indecent threatened to defeat the very objects of the reactionary powers, and Gentz congratulated the congress that these sorry protests would be buried in the archives, offering at the same time to write for the king a dignified letter in which he should express his reluctance at having to violate his oaths in the face of irresistible force !
His examination of archives during his travels had awakened in him a taste for historical research, and under his rule St Blasien became a notable centre of the methodical study of history; it was here that Marquard Herrgott wrote his Monuments domus Austriacae, of which the first two volumes were edited, for the second edition, by Gerbert, who also published a Codex epistolaris Rudolphi I., Romani regis (1772) and De Rudolpho Suevico comite de Rhinfelden, duce et rege, deque ejus familia (1785).
The archives in the Palazzo Comunale are important.
His MS. inventory is preserved in the original and in copy in the Bibliotheque Nationale, and transcriptions are in the national archives in Paris, at the record office in London, and elsewhere.
The fine old hall of the knights, built by Florens, and now containing the archives of the home office, is the historic chamber in which the states of the Netherlands abjured their allegiance to Philip II.
Round about it are the buildings of the ministry of justice and other government buildings, including one to contain the state archives, the large club-house of the Witte Societeit, and the Mauritshuis.
This last class of documents exists in England mainly in the form of transcripts from the originals in foreign archives, which have been made for the purpose of the Venetian and Spanish Calendars of state papers.
The Venetian Calendar had by 1909 been carried well into the I7th century; the Spanish (which includes transcripts from the Habsburg archives at Vienna, Brussels and Simancas) covered only the reigns of Henry VII.
To-day the archives of the Aulic Council are in Vienna, though parts of its records have been given to the German states which they concern.
On the 21st of October 1845 he left at Greenwich Observatory, for the information of Sir George Airy, the astronomer-royal, a similar document, still preserved among the archives.
In his historical works Pufendorf is hopelessly dry; but he professes a great respect for truth and generally draws from archives.
Applying to the study of the French Revolution the rules of historical criticism which had produced such rich results in the study of ancient and medieval history, he devoted himself to profound research in the archives, and to the publication of numerous most important contributions to the political, administrative and moral history of that marvellous period.
The largest collection is in the Archives Nationales in Paris, but an immense number of documents are to be found in other collections in Paris and the provinces.
Other important institutions of a semi-educational character are the Royal Servian Academy (1836), which controls the national museum and national library in Belgrade, and publishes periodicals, &c.; the ethnographical museum (1891), the natural history museum (1904), the national theatre (1890), the State Archives (1866, reorganized 1901), and the state printing office (1831), all in Belgrade.
Other buildings are the court-house, a public library containing many old works, a theatre, a large concert-hall, a museum of antiquities (as well as a separate collection of Spanish antiquities), a gymnasium, a teachers' and art school, a building (1880) to contain the provincial archives, a hospital (1889) and barracks.
A great deal of unpublished material of the highest interest with regard to Ibrahim's personality and his system in Syria is preserved in the British Foreign Office archives; for references to these see Cambridge Mod.
But during the last half century large accessions to our knowledge have been made from foreign and domestic archives, and the sources of Bacon's work have been more critically examined.
They had also the care of the state archives, of the lists of magistrates, and kept records of their own decisions (commentarii) and of the chief events of each year (annales).
In the archives is preserved the famous MS. known from the colour of its binding as the White Book of Sarnen, which contains one of the earliest known versions of the Tell legend (see TELL).
A full account of the diplomatic history from 1863 to 1866 is given by Sybel in Die Begriindung des deutschen Reichs (Munich, 1889-1894), written with the help of the Prussian archives.
The last two volumes, covering 1866-1870, are of less value, as he was not able to use the archives for this period.
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Other public institutions are the Athenaeum, with picture gallery, a Swedish theatre and opera house, a Finnish theatre, the Archives, the Senate House, the Nobles' House (Riddarhuset) and the House of the Estates, the German (Lutheran) church and the Russian church.
This Schloss was formerly the residence of the landgraves of Hesse, served afterwards as a prison, and is now the repository of the historically interesting and valuable archives of Hesse.
When, in 146, his public life closed, he completed his preparation of himself for his great work by laborious investigations of archives and monuments, and by a careful personal examination of historical sites and scenes.
The Palazzo Municipale, close by, contains the archives and picture gallery.
In 1873 the Archiv fiir experimentelle Pathologie and Pharmakologie first appeared, in 1895 the Archives Internationales de Pharmakodynamie, and in 1909 The Journal of Pharmacology and Therapeutics (published at Baltimore, U.S.A.), all of which are chiefly or entirely devoted to pharmacology.
After serving his native city as secretary and archivist, he became archivist to the national archives in Paris in 1866, and later librarian to the faculty of law.
Many documents are published for the first time in Schiemann's work; some, from the archives of Count Nesselrode, are published in the Lettres et papiers du Chancelier Comte de Nesselrode, t.
The program was retained in the BBC archives, but never commercially exploited in terms of either a DVD or VHS release.
Ajax powered search bar found on the home page, in the archives and on any 404.
The commission of 1630, found in the archives, enabled us to make new bellows for the organ.
Their priestly caste were the best placed to use these archives to write a sacred history with a political purpose in mind.
You could check our mailing list archives and the names of the people that decided within Latin american caucus.
Most local history archives include cemetery records for municipal cemeteries, many of which were built in the mid to late 1850's.
The journal archives are a veritable font of information, and the glossary of terms is excellent; a must for the insatiably curious.
It may also include details of people or places mentioned in archives.
The Russian diplomat would not discuss how the archives are to be returned.
They are held in geographically dispersed archives offices in England.
Inside there's some wonderful shots from the Val Wilmer archives, which are so incredibly evocative.
In 1998, in circumstances that turned farcical, a Paris journalist was given authorized access to military archives.
Many of our club fenders are based on the designs of an earlier age, unearthed through our research into family archives.
His aim was to base a Marxist interpretation of English feudalism on research in the archives on the primary sources.
Useful addresses & location of sources The three Devon Record Offices contain the most important genealogy related archives in Devon.
Extents attached to inquisitions post mortem are in the National Archives, which has an online guide to inquisitions post mortem are in the National Archives, which has an online guide to inquisitions post mortem.
And all research institutions, not just universities, are encouraged to create institutional Eprint Archives to maximize the impact of their research publications.
At the moment, such archives are created on tape, or huge, expensive optical jukeboxes.
I have got the lasses at Y&Y looking through their archives and it might help narrow the search.
Also I feel wiki pages serve the collective memory of a group better than email threads in archives.
Manchester Archives and Local Studies has the microfiche of the IGI for the whole of the British Isles.
In 1975 he was the prime mover in the rescue of the Savage Company Archives from King's Lynn.
Silent black and white newsreels, for all their visual power, seem somehow less frightening, immediate, offensive than actual audio archives.
But unpublished archives reveal that it conducted clandestine operations ranging from the bizarre to the murderous.
The greatest risk still appears to be implanted heart pacemakers, for which various problems are included in the RISKS archives.
In our original response to the DCMS Charter Review we expressed our support for the BBC opening their archives to license fee payers.
Only records selected for permanent preservation are held in the Archives.
For every voice saying that the archives must be kept pristine under lock and key, there will be thousands saying " No!
Psa disk Google has no IM network or... tf archives. tf archives.
My only quibble is, what happened to the archives links?
In the clubÃ¢s own archives it is noted that in the 1920s a bed for playing quoits was Ã¢to be put in orderÃ¢ .
The National Archives online in-depth learning guides can also help you learn basic Latin skills.
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In particular the German, French, Spanish and Greek Data Archives are involved in the evaluation of the multi-lingual thesaurus.
An annotated transcription of Archives 1717 is available on a separate web-page devoted to the Aldrich bequest.
This in itself isn't a problem, of course - a simple nostalgic wallow through the archives is always welcome.
This chair he exchanged in 1838 for that of archaeology, and in 1840 he succeeded Pierre C. Francois Daunou (1761-1840) as keeper of the national archives.
In the first class must be mentioned the College de France, founded 1530, giying courseje of highest study of all sorts, the Museum of Natural History, the Ecole des Chartes (palaeography and archives), the School of Modern Oriental Languages, the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes (scientific research), &c. All these institutions are in Paris.
It is true that centuries of law-abiding and litigious habitude had accumulated in the temple archives of each city vast stores of precedent in ancient deeds and the records of judicial decisions, and that intercourse had assimilated city custom.
These figures are given by Llorente, who was secretary of the Holy Office from 1790 to 1792 and had access to the archives; but modern research reduces the list 'of those burnt by Torquemada to 2000, in itself an awful holocaust to the principle of intolerance.
It was restored in 188 9 to accommodate the municipal archives.
Florence equipped a powerful citizen army, of which the original registers are still preserved in the volume entitled Il Libro di Montaperti in the Florence archives.
In 1894 he published his Manuel de diplomatique, a monument of lucid and wellarranged erudition, which contained the fruits of his long experience of archives, original documents and textual criticism; and his pupils, especially those at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes,.
The other principal public buildings are the royal archives and library, containing a library of 200,000 volumes and 3500 manuscripts; the old provincial museum, which houses a variety of collections, such as natural, historical and ethnographical, and a collection of modern paintings; the theatre (built 1845-1852), one of the largest in Germany, the archaeological museum, the railway station, and, in the west, close to Herrenhausen (see below), the magnificent Welfenschloss (Guelph-palace).
In the great market place in the centre of the city are gathered together the larger number of the most interesting buildings, including the quaint old Fleshers' Hall, built by Lieven de Key in 1603, and now containing the archives; the town hall; the old Stadsdoelen, where the burgesses met in arms; the Groote Kerk, or Great Church; and the statue erected in 1856 to Laurenz Janszoon Koster, the printer.
He was satisfied with the modest position of director of the archives at the Foreign Office, where he stayed till the revolution of 1848, when he was dismissed, and retired permanently into private life.
The parish church is a Gothic edifice of the 14th century, with fine cloisters; and the Lusric chÃ¢teau, once belonging to the family of Rosenberg, and now to Prince Schwarzenberg, dating from the 15th century, is reputed to contain the most extensive and valuable archives in Bohemia.
The municipal archives contain interesting documents of the whilom imperial chamber (see infra).
The new materials from the Aragonese archives, published by Finke, give the same general impression of "uncanny" reticence on Philip's part; when other contemporary kings would have spoken he keeps silence, allowing his ministers to speak for him.
Through the fortunate discovery of cuneiform tablets deposited by his successor in the archives at Tell el-Amarna, we can see how the rulers of the great kingdoms beyond the river, Mitanni, Assyria and even Babylonia, corresponded with Amenophis, gave their daughters to him in marriage, and congratulated themselves on having his friendship. The king of Cyprus too courted him; while within the empire the descendants of the Syrian dynasts conquered by his father, having been educated in Egypt, ruled their paternal possessions as the abject slaves of Pharaoh.
In the clubÃ¢s own archives it is noted that in the 1920s a bed for playing quoits was Ã¢to be put in orderÃ¢.
Thus it is entirely appropriate that the Library is one of the most important repositories of textile archives.
The National Register of Archives publishes a list of all UK archive repositories, with links to their websites.
Equally, scholars residing at a distance from European archives can now examine the manuscripts from their own home.
But Mann did n't spend all that time to rummage through the archives of Punk !
Aided by his wife, Jean, he also scoured archives sent over by the US authorities.
There is extensive weather and climate information as well as archives data on surficial water.
We can put together quotes for tailored research packages using more diverse documents at any of the archives listed below.
But will trawl the archives I have in odd books and photos to see if I can find anything.
All the present members use video, but occasionally the film projector is brought out for a nostalgic trawl through the archives.
There is a typescript index of Civil War participants from New York at the state archives.
Searching for items in Special Collections and Archives It is possible to search Unicorn for items held in our Special Collections and Archives Collections.
Use your favorite unzip utility for unpacking such archives.
This way I can prevent corrupted archives from unpacking into the current directory.
This in itself is n't a problem, of course - a simple nostalgic wallow through the archives is always welcome.
The National Archives include America's founding documents and veterans' service records.
Several websites offer child and newborn weight gain chart printables, as well as digital archives.
However, it's common for a high school to purchase extra copies of the yearbook to have on-hand for their archives, as well as for students who may have forgotten to buy one by the deadline.
If you are looking for information and you live close to the state capital, you can contact the State Archives office for help finding the information you need.
McDaniel and Goldman and published in the Archives of Dermatology followed four patients who used black or bloodroot salve as part of their treatment for various skin cancers.
Of course, if your question is not answered in the archives, remember you can always pose your design question to us, anytime.
Research local archives and talk to neighbors or the real estate agent to learn the story behind the house and its original occupants.
Also housed at Taliesin West are the Frank Lloyd Wright Archives as well as rotating exhibitions.
Google Life Images - You can search millions of photographs from the Life Magazine archives at Google images.
You can find pesto recipes in Italian historical archives dating back to Roman times.
Epicurious is a huge site that houses original recipes, as well as the archives from Gourmet and Bon Appetit magazines.
With this exclusive membership, you can access lesson archives, email your instructor and participate in course feedback to let the instructors know how they can improve or change a course.
The New Library of Young Adult Writing archives works from Merlyn's Pen, a magazine for young writers that is no longer in print.
Many schools maintain an archives section in the library or some other area of the school.
Many photo archives and databases require a subscription and usually a fee, to use their images in your blogs, on websites or anywhere else.
Ultimate Guitar Tab Archives is a website where you can find just about any song you can think of in tablature form.
The Ultimate Guitar Tab Archives website also offers a forum.
If you're looking for a song, you need to do little more than search the archives.
Collect all the probes in the indicated side mission to unlock the corresponding movie in the Furonigami option under the Archives menu.
The archives are searchable and very well organized.
She may be in the lobby of the tower or in the Mystic Archives if you are a high-ranking Mage.
The archives are a storehouse of unused models for the game.
The site has unfortunately been dormant for some time now, though there is still a large collection of great wallpapers in the archives.
One of these is to simply search through the archives of various websites, like LoveToKnow Video Games.
A study published in the March 2004 issue of Archives of Disease in Childhood reported the median age at first symptoms was ten and one-half months, with an age range of three months to five years and five months.
The site's archives go back about 240 years.
There is a fee to search the Ancestry.com archives.
Considered to be a mystic of deep wisdom Lao Tzu worked in the Imperial Archives, the library of the emperor.Just before retiring Tzu wrote his only known book, the Tao Te Ching, a collection of 81 reflections and short poems.
The USGenWeb Archives, a project of the USGenWeb, also contains records for each county in the United States.
State archives websites have multiple databases of interest to genealogists.
The National Archives (NARA) has searchable databases on its website.
State archives have extensive genealogy collections that you may use for free.
State archives are located in the state capital.
Libraries and archives may also have computers and Internet access for visitors.
Graveyards and courthouses can be valuable sources of information, as can church records and newspaper archives.
The USGenWeb Archives is a project of USGenWeb and has additional information for each county and state.
Libraries and archives often have books of compiled family genealogies.
Always check the local county clerk or state archives site for a possible source.
With more than a billion records, you'll be researching contentedly for free at the Genealogy Archives website.
Many public libraries and genealogy archives have a subscription to Ancestry.
These books are often part of a family history collection at public libraries and genealogy archives.
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) has searchable databases of land bounties and pensions for the Revolution.
You may browse these at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. or in any of the NARA regional archives.
There are how-to guides, a library catalog for the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, and the Family History Archives, a database of historical books.
The California Genealogy and History Archives boasts 144,000 listings for California cemetery burials.
Newspaper archives are another valuable resource for death information.
These will be housed at your state archives.
Ancestry.com features a variety of databases to obtain California marriage, newspaper obituary archives as well as death and other vital records.
The California Genealogy and History Archives offers 144,000 listings for California cemetery burials.
While these records are officially available in either county offices or the state archives, you may be able to find transcribed copies in your local library genealogy room, or view originals on microfilm.
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is the custodian of many of the historical war records.
State archives will usually have a listing of Confederate pension applications.
Free newspaper archives can be a cost-effective way to research your family.
You can also find free newspaper archives online.
The San Antonio Archdiocesan Catholic Archives maintains an extensive collection of early Texas documents.
The Catholic Archives of Texas, located in Austin, houses another large collection of manuscripts, sacramental records and documents.
The Pennsylvania State Archives has images of marriages from 1885 to 1889.
The National Archives and Records Administration holds all military records prior to approximately 1900 in its the National Archives Building in Washington, DC.
You may also conduct on site research at the National Archives Building.
The Archives is closed on Sundays and Federal holidays.
These registers, along with registers prior to 1881, are housed at the Archives of the Archdiocese of Saint Augustine.
You may also visit the archives by appointment only.
The Nevada State Library and Archives has a list of the offices, including addresses and phone numbers.
The Nevada State Library and Archives has some early territorial marriage information for Carson County for 1856 through 1862.
For most public military records, the National Archives and Records Administration is your best source.
With hundreds of thousands of documents relating to military service, the National Archives is the ultimate resource for free information about your ancestors in the armed forces.
Both facilities keep records in microfilm, and you may be able to search these records at one of the 33 regional locations of the National Archives.
While the Olive Tree Genealogy doesn't have as many free military records as the National Archives, they do make it easier to access the information.
For many amateur genealogists, the National Archives photos collection can be an overwhelming collection of information.