Series HR-DADU-08.7 - Minutae litterarum Ponentis; Minute di lettere di Ponente (Drafts of state letters to the Western countries)

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Minutae litterarum Ponentis; Minute di lettere di Ponente (Drafts of state letters to the Western countries)


  • 1665-1723, 1727-1753, 1755-1758 (Creation)

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21 volumes; textual records

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There is no mention of Jews in the series.
The series contains drafts of letters from the authorities of the Republic to foreign rulers and other politicians, as well as drafts of letters and instructions to Dubrovnik ambassadors, consuls, administrators of consulates of the Republic, charge d’affairs, and merchants in the countries and cities of Western Europe. These cities are mostly cities of the Apennine Peninsula, some Dalmatian cities under Venetian rule, as well as some local territories of the Dubrovnik Republic. The documents of the series date from the 60s of the 17th century to the mid-18th century.

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Građa za generalni katalog Državnog arhiva u Dubrovniku, box 12, folders 12, 13. Josip Gelčić,»Catalogus i. r. Archivii Ragusini.« Glasnik Zemaljskog muzeja u Bosni i Hercegovini 22 (1910): 537-588.

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Acta Consilii Maioris (HR-DADU-2), Consilium Rogatorum (HR-DADU-3), Consilium Minus (HR-DADU-4), Diplomata et acta, 16th century (HR-DADU-7.3.6),Diplomata et acta, 17th century (HR-DADU-7.3.7),Diplomata et acta, 18th century (HR-DADU-7.3.8), Diplomata et acta, 19th century (HR-DADU-7.3.9)

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Most documents from this series can also be found in the series Litterae et commissiones Ponentis (HR-DADU-8.2).

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Fonds of the Dubrovnik Republic and the territory of the former Republic under the French Administration, series 27.7

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  • English



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