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Latin ms: transfer of ownership

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Overview of the Collection

Title: Latin ms: transfer of ownership
Inclusive Dates: late 16th or early 17th century
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: Small rectangular document, written in Latin, appears to be a transfer of ownership
Language: Latin
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Nothing is known of the author of the document. The first line includes the phrase "ego Henricus" and an illegible surname, possibly "Hyde." The name "Rob'to" appears in the last line, followed by possibly Fisher or Archet. The name "Balt'o de Feringeford" appears in the body of the document.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Latin ms: transfer of ownership consists of a single small vellum sheet. The document is written in a formal secretary hand in Latin. The first line indicates that it is a transfer of ownership of something; whether through sale, bequest, or gift is unclear.

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Access Restrictions

The majority of our archival and manuscript collections are housed offsite and require advanced notice for retrieval. Researchers are encouraged to contact us in advance concerning the collection material they wish to access for their research.

Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings


Manuscripts, Latin.

Genres and Forms

Legal documents.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Latin ms: transfer of ownership,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information


Finding Aid Information

Created by: MRC
Date: 11 Apr 2017
Revision history:

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Legal documents
SC 800 Transfer of ownership late 16th or early 17th century - single page, in Latin

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