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17th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Papers of Sir John Bankes

The collection contains official documents, 1634-40, mainly comprising copies of petitions to the king, with related papers, and warrants addressed to Bankes. There are bundles of papers relating to the American colonies; the granting of patents for monopolies and inventions, and charters of incorporation for boroughs and trades. There are bundles of draft proclamations; extracts from medieval records about the levying of contributions for the defence of the realm; recognizances and…
Extents: 77 shelfmarks
Dates: [c. 1622]-1650