Historical letters dating to 1700
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Additional resources: Daniel Starza Smith's The Material Features of Early Modern Letters: A Reader's Guide on the Bess of Hardwick's Letter's website.Letterlocking article by Jana Dambrogio Historical Letterlocking.
All letterlocking closed formats are based on examination of well-preserved opened original manuscripts that retain their original locking components.
Assumed model versions of various letterlocked documents from the 15th to the 20th centuries.
The examination of well-preserved original manuscripts helps us to identify and "reverse-engineer" opened historic letters and documents to understand how they once became their own sending devices.
In 1784, a German traveler listed the presence of Jewish families among the religious sects of early Philadelphia .
Nathan Levy, observant Jew, established himself in the import/export trade with his cousin David Franks in the busy Philadelphia port by 1735.
by basing themselves on the three pillars of fundamental Hebrew Tradition: Torah (Learning), Avodah (Service), Tzedakah (Justice and Mercy) can Jewish men and women involve themselves deeply in the complexities of the dynamic American Society yet retain the wholesome strength of Jewish self-identity and self-acceptance.
David Arons, March 17, 1961 The tapestry at the synagogue entrance reflects both the religious and historic framework of the congregation.
Four page manuscript letter to Sam Houston from William G.
Hill which is accompanied by the Goliad Declaration of Independence, an eight page manuscript, probably Sam Houston's copy, dated December 20, 1835 Creator: Unknown. This letter is part of the collection entitled: Star of the Republic Museum Objects and was provided by Star of the Republic Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries.
No, it’s much more fundamental than that, for it has to do with how early moderns talked about time itself. absolute references to other dates (I knew those Excel spreadsheet tutorials would come in handy), and even whether to commemorate an event’s anniversary on either the date or day of the week it happened on.
The measurement of time, like a host of other standards such as distance and weight, is dictated by cultural assumptions that vary over time and space, and those variations tell us things about the cultures in which they were created. But before we even get to years we should start with days, particularly the divide between Old Style and New Style dates. E [And remember there is no year zero, otherwise we couldn’t waste oodles of time arguing over when a millennium/century begins.] By the 16C the older Julian solar calendar was increasingly ‘off’ when trying to align the proper date of Easter with the Church’s lunar calendar (the conflict between the two being where leap days come from, and why Easter falls on thirty different dates).
The political/religious underpinnings of such calendar systems, for example, serve as perfect examples of revolutionary movements’ all-encompassing world-views, as does the choice between B. We know how the ‘Christian’ calendar had been increasingly used since about the 6C A. – you gotta love the decision to avoid the whole hairy question of how old the Earth/Creation was by just counting up once you get to 1 B. So Pope Gregory XIII had his Vatican nerds tweak the Julian calendar in order to correct the divergence of Easter from the astronomical calendar – they decided to tweak the leap years and jump the calendar date ahead 10 days to catch up. Thus in contemporary correspondence you will sometimes see dates written as March 4/15 – i.e. They might even be kind enough to note when an Englishman, say the Duke of Marlborough, stopped using the Old Style (i.e. Unfortunately, however, modern historians of early modern England often continue to use OS in their works.