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Land tenure

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

English land indenture with three attachments

 Collection — 1: [Barcode: 31151030134641]
Identifier: MS-0701
Overview This holding is a 17th century English land indenture on parchment, with the primary parchment measuring 46.5 x 62 mm, in addition to three separate documents attached with a dependent loop. The indenture details the purchase of the lands in and around the village of Belton, County Rutland (known today as Belton-in-Rutland). The parchment spans October 1, 1614 to January 1615.

Feudal document

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151030055697]
Identifier: MS-0341
Overview This collection consists of a vellum manuscript written in German and signed in 1369. A second item in the collection is a wax seal most likely used to officially close the document.

Medieval manuscript

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151030068195]
Identifier: MS-0528
Abstract Collection consists of a medieval manuscript granting half a farm, originating from France, dated July 22, 1359. The property is granted by Steue Decalmelas, inhabitant of the castle of Caylus.

Nassau William Senior papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151030058097]
Identifier: MS-HUT-012
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the holographic diary of English economist and author, Nassau William Senior. The diary, written between September 1 and October 23, 1862, formed one segment of Senior's travel diaries, later published as Journals, Conversations and Essays related to Ireland in 1868. The published edition covers the period 1852-1862. Corrections have been made in the manuscript, most likely by the persons in conversation with Senior, and...

William Law Phelps papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-HUT-008
Scope and Contents This collection is formed by the legal papers (1741-1840) of William Law Phelps and other solicitors who were associated in a legal practice in Evesham, England. The papers are bound into 15 volumes without any apparent chronological or subject order. Despite the absence of a precise order, the papers are a good representation of the work of an English country solicitor in the nineteenth century.The bulk of the material is in the form of correspondence (1803- 1834) addressed to...