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Pope Clement XI indulgence manuscript, 1702

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

1531 Dickey Drive, Suite 560

Atlanta, GA 30322


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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Catholic Church. Pope (1700-1721 : Clement XI).
Title: Pope Clement XI indulgence manuscript, 1702
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 046
Extent: 0.01 cubic ft. (1 leaf)
Abstract:Consists of an indulgence granted to Nevers (Church of St. Silvester), granted by Pope Clement XI on May 2, 1702.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Unrestricted access.

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All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Related Materials in This Repository

Other indulgences in the repository include MSS 085 and MSS 445.


[after identification of item(s)], Pope Clement XI Indulgence Granted to Nevers, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.


Processed by Cynthia Crouch, June 1986.

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Biographical Note

Born Giovanni Francesco Albani, in Urbino, Italy, on July 23, 1649, Clement XI was pontificate from November 23, 1700 until March 19, 1721.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an indulgence granted to Nevers (Church of St. Silvester). Valid for seven years, the indulgence to the followers of Christ in the district of St. Silvester in the city of Nevers, France, was granted by Pope Clement XI on May 2, 1702. It was confirmed by Edward Vallot, Bishop of Nevers, on December 29, 1702. The indulgence is written in Latin on a single vellum sheet. The manuscript is accompanied by typed and handwritten transcriptions and a typed translation in English.

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1 1 Indulgence granted to Nevers (Church of St. Silvester), 1702 May 2