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Historical Documents of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania
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Historical Documents of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania


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F101-7, F101-15, F101-19, F101-20, F101-21 F101-22, F101-23, F101-24, F101-25, F101-26 F101-27, F101-28, F101-29, F101-30, F101-31 F101-32, F101-33, F101-35, F101-36, F101-37 F101-38, F101-39, F101-41, F101-43, F101-44 F101-48, F101-49, F101-50, F101-52, F101-53 F101-55, F101-56, F101-57, F101-58, F101-59 F101-61, F101-62, F101-66, F101-67, F101-68 F101-69, F101-70, F101-71, F101-72, F101-74 F101-75, F101-76, F101-77, F101-78, F101-80 F101-81, F101-82, F101-84, F101-85, F101-86 F101-87, F101-89, F101-93, F101-101, F101-106

 [F101-110] [F101-124] [F101-126] [F101-127] [F101-149]




LNMMB F101-110

AUGUSTUS. III Z BOZEY ŁASKI…
Augustus III (Augustus III, August Krol), King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania, transumes, confirms and supplements the previous documents approving the statute of Vilnius tailors' and German-nationality tailors' shop such as: the privilege of John Sobieski (Ian Trzeci, Ioannes III), King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania, of December 18, 1678 transuming and confirming the privilege of John Casimir (Ioannis Casimiri, Ian Kazimierz), King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania, of March 23, 1665; the decision of Vilnius magistrate of August 3, 1729.

Authenticity
Original.
Place and date of issue
Warsaw (Warszawa), October 19, 1754.
Seal
The document has not been sealed.
Signed by

Augustus Rex – Augustus III, King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania,
Jozef Dulęba JEo. K. Mości Pieczęci W. WoXLitto Sekretarz – Józef Dulęba, secretary of the greater seal of the GDL.
Language
Polish with a postscript in Latin.
Illumination
The letters (5.2 cm) of the word "AUGUSTUS III" as well as the initial "O" (10 lines, 7.3 cm) are gilded and adorned with floral ornamentation and elements of the coats-of-arms of the Polish Kingdom and GDL.
Materials
Parchment and ink.
Dimensions
A book. According to the witness of H. Łowmiański (Akty cechów wileńskich. / Oprac. H. Łowmiański, M. Łowmiańska przy współpracy S. Kościałkowskiego. Wilno, 1939. Cz. 2. S. 183. N. 797.), it contained 26 pages. There are now only 5 extant pages: the first and the last page of the first volume and 3 pages of the ultimate volume, including the last page with signatures.
5 pages. Format 2°: 24 x 32.6 cm.
Text: 22.5 x 27 cm.

 



LNMMB F101-124

Wypis z Xsiąg Szlacheckich Gubernij Litewsko Wileńskiey…
An extract from the books of the gentry of Lithuanian-Vilnius province (guberniya), issued for the Klimowicz family. Herein is presented the Act of March 18, 1804 that was passed at the Nobles' Assembly of Lithuanian-Vilnius province chaired by the marshal Count Michał Brzostowski. The Act acknowledges the status of nobility for the Klimowiczes from the Klimontas family (the emblem Kościesza) and declares them descendents of an established line of Polish nobles.

Authenticity
Original.
Place and date of issue
Vilnius (Wilno), August 1, 1821 (the document was registered in Vilnius, March 18, 1804).
Seal

The red wax(?) seal of the Nobles' Assembly of Lithuanian-Vilnius province (Ø 8.7 cm) in a metal box (Ø 9.9 cm) with a cover, it is affixed to the document with a brownish band with two fringes of gilt thread (10 slits for the band are spaced out by 7.6–4.5–9.1–2.3–2.3–2.2 cm horizontally and 3.7–3.5–2.8 cm vertically).
Signed by

Pełniący Urząd Guberńskiego Wileński Powiatowy Marszałek Jgnacy Balinski – Ignacy Baliński, Marshal of Vilnius district;
Stanislaw Cybowicz Deputatt Wywd z Pttu Upittgo – Stanisław Cybowicz, deputy of Upytė district;
Aloizy Sławiński Deputat z Pttu Oszmiańskio –  Alojzy Sławiński, deputy of Oszmiana district;
Jozef Wrottnowski Gran Guber Litt Wilen Sędzia y Deputatt wywod: z Ptt Jrg’o – Józef Wrotnowski, Jurge of Lithuanian-Vilnius province, deputy of  ..? district;
Jacenty Mackiewicz wywodowy Pott<…>go Deputatt – Jacenty Mackiewicz, deputy of ..? district;
Adam Imayłło: Deputatt Wyw. Z Pttu Telszewgo – Adam Imajło, deputy of Telšiai district;
Sekretarz Jozef Strumiłło –  Józef Strumiło, secretary;
<…> Kolleski <…> Adam Barancewicz – Adam Barancewicz.
Language
Polish.
Illumination
A color image of the emblem Kościesza (14 x 11 cm) painted in red, blue, green, yellow and other colors.
Materials
Parchment, ink and paint.
Dimensions
Single sheet format: 67 x 58 cm.
Text: 64 x 30.5 cm.

 



LNMMB F101-126 

IN NOMINAE SANCTAE ET INDIVIDUAE TRINITATIS...
The charter, issued by the provincial of the Lithuanian Trinitarian Order brother Antonius (Fr. Antonius) to the rector of the church of Naumiestis (Novæ Civitatis), the dean of Vilkaviškis (Wołkowycensi) Stanislaus Biermann (Stanislaus Biermann), gives permission to establish the Trinitarian Brotherhood in the church of Naumiestis in the diocese of Vygriai (Diecesis Vigrensis) and grants all indulgences, graces and privileges of the Trinitarian Order. 

Authenticity
Original.
Place and date of issue
Antakalnis (Antecolensi), December 27, 1815.
Seal
An impressed wax seal has been cracked. 
Signed by
Fr. Antonius
<...> Szewernowski Minister Provincialis – brother Antonius, provincial.
Fr. David a So Victore Secretarius – brother David, scribe from St. Victor's monastery. 
Language
Latin.
Illumination
The incipit is written in decorated capitals (the letter size varies from 0.7 to 0.9 cm). Decorated initials "F" and "C" are1.3 cm in size. The text is framed in floral pattern with images of cupids and saints at the top. The frame is 5.5 cm wide. 
Material
Parchment, ink, paint, paper, and cardboard. 
Dimensions
1 folded parchment leaf (56 x 46.7 cm) in hardback.
The body of the text: 37.5 x 16.4 cm.

 



LNMMB F101-127

…nii Litewsko Wileńskiey Wywodu Familii Urodzonych…
An extract from the books of the gentry of Lithuanian-Vilnius province that was issued to the Januszewski family. Herein is presented the Act of December 18, 1818 (?) passed at the Nobles' Assembly of Lithuanian-Vilnius province. The Act acknowledges the status of nobility for the Januszewski family (the emblem Pobóg) and declares them descendents of an established line of Polish nobles.

Authenticity
Original.
Place and date of issue
Vilnius(?), 1819(?); (the document was registered in Vilnius, December18, 1818(?)).
Seal

The red wax(?) seal of the Nobles' Assembly of Lithuanian-Vilnius province (Ø 8.7 cm) in a metal box (Ø 9.6 cm) without a cover, attached to the document with a brownish band with two fringes of gilt thread (8 slits for the band are spaced out by 7.2–5.4–8.7–5 cm horizontally and 2.7–3.5–4.2 cm vertically).
Signed by

Sekretarz Jozef Strumiłło – Józef Strumiło, secretary;
Archiwista Kolleski Re<j>estrator Adam Barancewicz
– Adam Barancewicz, archivist.
Language
Polish.
Illumination
A color image of the emblem Pobóg (13.7 x 11.2 cm) painted in blue, green, yellow and other colors.
Materials
Parchment, ink and paint.
Dimensions
2/3 of leaf: 53.2 x 57.8 cm.
Text: 51.7 x 25.8 cm.

 

   



LNMMB F101-149 

Imago P:V: a's luca…
A representation of the holy image of the Miraculous Mother of God from the Częstohowa Monastery and a dedication written by Jesuit monks of the Kražiai college to the Mother Superior of the Kražiai Benedictine Convent Łucja Marianna Ludwika Chrebtowiczowna (Lucya Maryanna Ludovica Chrebtowiczowna).

Authenticity
Original.
Place and date of issue
December 1733
Seal
The document has not been sealed
Signed by
No signatures
Languages
Latin and Polish.
Illumination
The color drawing and the letters of the text are gilded.
Materials
Parchment, ink and paint.
Dimensions
Single sheet format: 15.8 x 23.2 cm.
Text: 5.8 x 1.4 cm; 14.3 x 20.5 cm.

F101-7, F101-15, F101-19, F101-20, F101-21 F101-22, F101-23, F101-24, F101-25, F101-26 F101-27, F101-28, F101-29, F101-30, F101-31 F101-32, F101-33, F101-35, F101-36, F101-37 F101-38, F101-39, F101-41, F101-43, F101-44 F101-48, F101-49, F101-50, F101-52, F101-53 F101-55, F101-56, F101-57, F101-58, F101-59 F101-61, F101-62, F101-66, F101-67, F101-68 F101-69, F101-70, F101-71, F101-72, F101-74 F101-75, F101-76, F101-77, F101-78, F101-80 F101-81, F101-82, F101-84, F101-85, F101-86 F101-87, F101-89, F101-93, F101-101, F101-106


Historical Documents of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania