Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Codex 1000 Documents of Alençon
TitleDocuments of Alençon
Call numberMs. Codex 1000
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 3767130
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
- ca. 1601-1830
52 private and public legal documents including many pertaining to official business of the Alençon municipality. Contents include records from the trial involving the commune of Agon and the noble Gabillet (1786); documents concerning properties at Agon, Coutainville, Blainville, Neuilly-le-Bisson, Beauvain, and Alençon proper (1601-1830); documents concerning people of different trades (1700-1732); financial documents (1662-1723); and marriage contracts (17th century-1743). A few of the documents are written on parchment. A 19th-century cover page is bound in before each document or group of documents.
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
- Details and contents of the other volumes are described in individual analytical records, all of which may be found by searching the title UPenn Ms. Codex 1000.
Extent296 leaves : bound to 270 x 200 mm
FoliationPaper, iii (19th-century paper) + 296 + v (19th-century paper); [1-296]; modern foliation in pencil, lower right recto.
SupportPaper and parchment
Binding19th-century vellum (Zacour-Hirsch).
- Manuscripts, French--17th century
- Manuscripts, French--18th century
- Manuscripts, European
- Legal documents
- Marriage records
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