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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 1326

Friedrich Casimir Kettler letters concerning Tobago

Overview

Letters from Friedrich Casimir Kettler, Duke of Courland, concerning his claims in Tobago.

Dates

  • 1684-1687

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Extent

.1 linear feet (1 volume)
Includes letters to various dignitaries concerning Kettler's rights in Tobago. Also includes letters from Charles Blumberg and a report from the Great Britain Committee concerning Tobago.

Biographical / Historical

Kettler was the duke of Courland, 1682-1698.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

*45M-346. Purchased with the Coolidge fund from Henry Stevens; received: 1946 May 11.
Title
Kettler, Friedrich Casimir, duke of Courland, 1650-1698. Friedrich Casimir Kettler letters concerning Tobago, 1684-1687: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00980

Repository Details

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