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17th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 382 Collections and/or Records:


Carte Papers

Papers accumulated by the historian Thomas Carte (1686-1754), comprising mainly original papers of James Butler (1610-88), 1st Duke of Ormond, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, with papers of Sir William Fitzwilliam (1526-99), Lord Deputy of Ireland; Sir John Davies (1569-1626) Attorney General of Ireland; Edward Montagu (1625-72) 1st Earl of Sandwich; Charles Middleton (c.1650-1719), 2nd Earl of Middleton; David Nairne (fl.1720), Secretary to the Pretender; Philip Wharton (1613-96), 4th Baron…
Extents: 30.69 Linear metres (279 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 16th-18th century

Cary Family Deeds

Four boxes of deeds, 1550-1818, relating to the estates of the Cary family in London, Witney (Oxfordshire) and properties in Breconshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Northamptonshire, Staffordshire, Surrey, Wiltshire and Oxfordshire (Bampton, Ditchley, Ducklington, Langford, Ramsden, Woodstock).
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 1550-1818

Casaubon Manuscripts

Casaubon's Greek manuscripts, including correspondence.
Extents: 53 shelfmarks
Dates: 16th-17th cent.

Cherry Manuscripts

Cherry's manuscripts, in Latin, Greek, English, French, Italian, Spanish and Welsh. The subject matter includes Greek language and literature.
Extents: 46 shelfmarks
Dates: 15th-18th cent.

Clarendon State Papers

The Clarendon State Papers cover the whole period of the Civil War, the Commonwealth and the Restoration until Clarendon's impeachment in 1667. They are supplemented by many volumes in the hand of the 1st Earl, and by papers of Henry Hyde, 2nd Earl of Clarendon (1638-1709), Edward Hyde, 3rd Earl of Clarendon (1661-1723) and Henry Hyde, 2nd Earl of Rochester and 4th Earl of Clarendon (1672-1753) and of Henry Hyde, Viscount Cornbury (1710-1753). The series is of great value for the historian of…
Extents: 151 shelfmarks
Dates: 16th-19th century

Collection of Cambridgeshire Deeds

88 deeds, of which 85 relate to Cambridgeshire, including 14 militia commissions, 1852-57, and an appointment of Deputy Lieutenant 1852. The other three deeds relate to Lincolnshire and Norfolk.
Extents: 88 shelfmarks
Dates: 1617-1857

Collection of Welsh Poems

A collection of 17th- and 18th-century Welsh poems. The collection also includes some Welsh medical receipts, apparently of the the 17th century, with a few additions in English.
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th-18th cent.

Collections of Nathaniel Johnston and Richard Frank

Collections of Nathaniel Johnston and Richard Frank. Johnston's collections are divided into sections relating to Yorkshire, genealogy and English history; Frank's into Yorkshire, and legal and miscellaneous.
Extents: 100 shelfmarks
Dates: 16th-18th cent.

Collections of W.H. Richardson

Collections of W.H. Richardson relating to the Richardson family.
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th-19th cent.

Conant Manuscripts

Twenty-five volumes of sermons and theological notes by Dr John Conant.
Extents: 25 shelfmarks
Dates: 1671-1687

Copies of Public Accounts

Copies of the public accounts of England for 1679-1708, with many other accounts, lists of officers and fees, establishments and other estimates, proceedings of Commissioners and the like for 1660-1716, all in some way relating to the Exchequer.
Extents: 108 shelfmarks
Dates: 1663-1716

Copies of Public Records

Copies or abstracts of selected public records, chiefly Patent Rolls, relating to conveyances of land in England, 1483-1684.
Extents: 39 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th cent.

Cornish Deeds

Twenty deeds relating to the families listed in the Administrative/Biographical History.
Extents: 20 shelfmarks
Dates: 1588-1773

Correspondence of Henry Dodwell

Correspondence of Henry Dodwell the elder.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1675-1710

Correspondence of Sir John Taylor Coleridge

Correspondence of Sir John Taylor Coleridge and of members of his family.
Extents: 14 shelfmarks
Dates: 1685-1874

Court Rolls and Customs of Lincolnshire Manors

Court rolls and customs of Lincolnshire manors, 14th-17th century, including court rolls of the manor of Kirton in Lindsey, 1372-1481.
Extents: 15 shelfmarks
Dates: 14th-17th cent.

Court Rolls of the Manor of Dinton

Court rolls of the manor of Dinton, Buckinghamshire, 14th-18th century.
Extents: 8 shelfmarks
Dates: 14th-18th cent.

Court Rolls of the Manor of Garsington, Oxfordshire

Court rolls of the manor of Garsington, Oxfordshire, 1520, and (119) 1602, 1604, 1606-7, 1610, 1612.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1520-1612.

Court Rolls of the Manor of Headington

Court rolls of the manor of Headington, 14th-18th cent.
Extents: 21 shelfmarks
Dates: 1388-1716

Court Rolls of the Manor of South Leigh, Oxfordshire

Court rolls of the manor of South Leigh, Oxfordshire.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1533-40, 1604-15