All posts tagged: Westphalia

Historical sources from Westphalia

Not “Westphalia” by birth, but people of all origins, the traces left in the Westphalian space or interacted in a special way to Westphalia, are at the forefront of the region “People”. Sometimes contain not only life- and official data, but z.T. also biographies and bibliographic notes, about to speak “hidden”, bibliographic non-specified short biographies in compilations. Neben […]

History and Description of the former castle fortresses and castles knight of the Prussian monarchy

From this multi-volume work is now the 1. Band forms, provided by the Saxon State Library in Dresden. The old castle strongholds in the provinces of the Kingdom Preusse, especially in Silesia, Thuringia, the Duchy of Saxony and Westphalia, etc. all have the same fate, they lie in ruins. War, Fire or newer owners, welche die Gemäuer wieder verließen und […]