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Eric F. Menke French Documents Collection

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS105
The Eric F. Menke French Documents Collection consists of 24 vellum documents from seventeenth and eighteenth century France mainly consisting of contracts and deeds. Also includes a handwritten copy of court proceedings from Revolutionary Paris of a child sexual abuse case.

Dates

  • 1630 - 1791
  • Majority of material found within 1701 - 1791

Collection-level Access Restrictions

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Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Provenance

Gift of Eric F. Menke, a manuscript and book collector, 1979. Found among his papers with no identification.
Title
Eric F. Menke French Documents Collection
Status
completed
Author
Georgetown University Library Booth Family Center for Special Collections
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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