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The crest of the Andrew family from Liesegang Förderstedt



Documents and evidence on the history of the Order of the Swan

Extract from the content: List of members of the fifties of the 15. The Century Foundation's letter to the Margrave Albrecht of names of members of South German tongue (Seelbuch) all provided with biographical sketches to present an overall picture about the country's history. (Online edition) Author Siegfried Haenle, Brügel publisher and son, Ansbach 1876



The German Herold: Quarterly magazine for arms-, Siegel and Family History

Published by the Association of Berlin Herald. Once again I would like to provide relevant literature and the issues of the quarterly magazine hold a lot of background information and historical essays one. The writings were published under the title: “Quarterly Journal of heraldry and genealogy sphragistics” ( 1873–1889) “Quarterly magazine for arms-, Siegel and Family History” (1890–1931) As a brief overview here are some examples from the content of the expenditure 1876-1894: The synopses of the family of Sterbfritz, Coat of arms of the lords and barons of Puttkamer, the house Krockow, Fragments of genealogy Schledorn, Russian nobility conditions, Schirach and the von Schirach,  [...]



Medieval seal of the archdiocese of Magdeburg

This book is in three parts, deals extensively with the research arms of the same figures and formations and the associated question of the origin and dissemination of the appropriate sex, with forays into the genealogies. Their possible association with other tribal, or cities- Geistlichkeits-seals and also references to related illustrations, the importance of the emblems, and a detailed explanation of the historical and heraldic seal and coat of arms for the purposes of art and cultural history.



Heraldic History of Art in Switzerland

The author of the book "The History of Heraldic Art in Switzerland in the XII. and XIII. Century, "the territory of Switzerland to the study selected in this book, has taken place here since the development of heraldry under the influence of French and Italian culture trends early and rapidly and because the country is rich in heraldic monuments. Among the illustrations are , to name a few examples, the seal of the Count of Montfort 1214, the Count Rudolf of Habsburg 1243, Ulrich[...]