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17th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 889 Collections and/or Records:

Collection

Archive of the Dashwood Family of West Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Archive of the Dashwood Family of West Wycombe, Buckinghamshire (1626-1904).
Extents: 3.52 Linear metres (31 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1626-1904
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Archive of the Macirone Family

Correspondence and papers of the Macirone Family, principally George Macirone (1788-1858), his wife Mary Ann Macirone (1791-1869) nee Perriman, and their three children, Clara Macirone (1821-1914), Emily Macirone (1821-1888) and George Augustus Macirone (1834-1910) with born-digital transcriptions of their letters and diaries by Patricia Neate.
Extents: 1.54 Linear metres (14 physical shelfmarks; 1 digital shelfmark)
Dates: 1584-2016
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Archive of the Talbot family, Barons Talbot de Malahide

Papers of Richard Wogan Talbot, 2nd Baron Talbot of Malahide (Irish Peerage), James, 3rd Baron, James, 4th Baron and 1st Baron de Malahide (United Kingdom Peerage), and Richard Wogan, 5th Baron Talbot of Malahide, with family and estate papers, 13th-20th cent.
Extents: 39.6 Linear metres (350 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 13th-20th cent.
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Archive of the Townesend family

Accounts of the Townesend family, master masons, mainly concerning their work in Oxford for the University and Oxford colleges, 1687-1804.
Extents: 2.0 Linear metres (55 Shelfmarks)
Dates: 1687-1804
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'The armes genealogies and pedigrees of most of the familees of the surnam of Browne inhabiting in the sevearll shieres of England. By mee Edmund Weaver 1640', including painted arms

'The armes genealogies and pedigrees of most of the familees of the surnam of Browne inhabiting in the sevearll shieres of England. By mee Edmund Weaver 1640', including painted arms
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 100
Extents: 58 pages
Dates: 1640, early 20th century
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Articles of agreement between Nicholas Lynge the elder and Nicholas Lynge the younger concerning the lease of a farm called 'Ballyes'

Articles of agreement between Nicholas Lynge the elder and Nicholas Lynge the younger concerning the lease of a farm called 'Ballyes'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. e. 3029
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 29 Oct. 1593
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Ashhurst Family Muniments

Ashhurst family deeds relating to properties in Buckinghamshire, Lancashire, London and Oxfordshire.
Extents: 62 shelfmarks
Dates: 1630-1790
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Ashmole Manuscripts

Among Ashmole's papers are: Papers of Dr Simon Forman (1552-1611) Medical and astrological papers of Dr Richard Napier (1559-1634), Theodoricus Gravius and John Dee (1527-1608) Collections - chiefly astrological - of John Booker (1603-1667) and William Lilly (1602-1681) Ashmole's collection is also strong in heraldry and local history, and to…
Extents: 714 shelfmarks
Dates: 11th-17th century
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Aubrey Manuscripts

Manuscripts of John Aubrey, including: Papers relating to English antiquities, including 'The Naturall Historie of Wiltshire, 1685' Copy of Aubrey's 'Brief Lives' Letters to John Aubrey, 1644-1695
Extents: 22 shelfmarks
Dates: 15th-18th cent.
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Author's copy of 'Love verses' and 'Miscellanys' and translations, including occasional verse expressing Whig and Low Church sympathies

Author's copy of 'Love verses' and 'Miscellanys' and translations, including occasional verse expressing Whig and Low Church sympathies, compiled c. 1680-1704
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 55
Extents: 37 Leaves
Dates: c. 1680-1704
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Autograph copies of arms and crests in trick, granted by Richard Saint-George

Autograph copies of arms and crests in trick, granted by Richard Saint-George
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. f. 33
Extents: 74 Leaves
Dates: 1605-1616
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Autograph manuscript of books 21-3 of the unpublished continuation of Gabriel Richardson's Of the state of Europe (Oxford, 1627)

Autograph manuscript of books 21-3 of the unpublished continuation of Gabriel Richardson's Of the state of Europe (Oxford, 1627)
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 610
Extents: 63 Leaves
Dates: 1627
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Autographs of politicians who held office in the Treasury, 18th century, and licence of non-residence for John Ramsden

Autographs of politicians who held office in the Treasury, 18th century, and licence of non-residence for John Ramsden, 1804.
Shelfmark: MS. Autogr. d. 29
Extents: 35 Leaves
Dates: 18th century, 1804.
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Badger Deeds

Thirty one charters, and one roll, relating to property in Shropshire and Herefordshire.
Extents: 32 shelfmarks
Dates: 12th cent.-1662
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Ballard Collection

Ballard's manuscripts, including letters and papers of Dr Arthur Charlett (1655-1722), Master of University College, Oxford, and Thomas Rawlins (1620-1670), medallist and playwright. Many of the manuscripts have literary or historical content.
Extents: 75 shelfmarks
Dates: 16th-18th cent.
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Barlow Manuscripts

Miscellaneous manuscripts collected by Thomas Barlow. The manuscripts, chiefly medieval, include Latin, English, Middle English, Italian, Greek and Russian.
Extents: 55 shelfmarks
Dates: 10th-17th cent.
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'Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so naturally Sinne that it may neuer be otherwise...' by John Donne

'Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so naturally Sinne that it may neuer be otherwise...' by John Donne
Shelfmark: MS. e Mus. 131
Extents: 264 pages
Dates: Written about A.D. 1619
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Bibliographical and Genealogical Collections of W.H. Allnutt

Bibliographical and genealogical collections of W.H. Allnutt, including collections concerning Richard Allnutt, sea captain in the service of the East India Company, 1624-34, and collections relating to the Allnutt family.
Extents: 6 shelfmarks
Dates: [c. 1624-1896] (predominantly 19th cent.)
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Binding fragments in Greek, Italian and Latin

Binding fragments in Greek, Italian and Latin
Shelfmark: MS. Lat. misc. d. 101
Extents: 23 Leaves
Dates: 17th-18th cent
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Biographical notes by John Aubrey

Biographical notes by John Aubrey.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7903, fols. 22-23
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 1689