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Emanuele Tapparelli d'Azeglio Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0494
Abstract

This collection is an autographed letter written by Emanuele Tapparelli d'Azeglio in 1726.

Dates: 1726 May 19

Francis Alexander Ramsey Diploma

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0105
Abstract

This manuscript, written in Latin, certifies that Frank A. Ramsey earned his M.D. at Transylvania University on March 10, 1842. It is signed by Robert Davidson, President of the University, and others.

Dates: 1842 March 10

Hiram McNeil University of Nashville Medical School Diploma

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0501
Abstract

This collection consists of Hiram McNeil's medical school diploma from the University of Nashville. The document is written in Latin and was conferred on March 1, 1883.

Dates: 1883 March 1

J. C. Henderson Diploma

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0112
Abstract

This manuscript, written in Latin, certifies that J. C. Henderson earned his A.B. at Tusculum College in 1843. It is signed by Samuel Doak, President of the institution.

Dates: 1843

Leaves from Books of Hours

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0714
Abstract

These five small leaves come from three separate volumes. Two leaves are from 14th century France, with one including the Song of the Children and the beginning of Psalm148, and the other containing parts of Vespers. Another two leaves come from 15th century France, and include parts of the Office of the Dead for Vespers. The final leaf is from 15th century Sicily and features Psalms 128 and 130.

Dates: circa 1375-circa 1475

Mary Boyce Temple Diploma

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0113
Abstract

This manuscript, written in Latin, certifies that Mary Boyce Temple earned her A.B. at Vassar College on June 27, 1877. It is signed by Eward Lattenop and J. H. Raymond.

Dates: 1877 June 27

Psalter in Manuscript on Parchment, Spain, 16th Century

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1540
Abstract

This psalter contains 193 vellum leaves, hand-lettered using intricate blue, red, and violet initials at the beginning of each page. A colophon written in old Spanish roughly translates to “Prepared for the Prior of the convent, the very Reverend Father. Presented by Brother Juasotelo who wrote this book by hand in the year 1586.” The psalter is written in Latin and possibly has origins in a Spanish monastery.

Dates: 1586

Religious Latin Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2543
Abstract

This collection consists of a religious handwritten Latin manuscript, "Tractatus De jure et justitia quid justitia, et ejus objectum, with Theologi de Jure et Justit" on the spine, from the library of R. A. Angel. It is filled with treatises on different aspects of religion.

Dates: circa 1800