History

Eduard Lorenz Meyer: Armorial of the Hamburg families and their genealogies

Grosses_wappen_Hamburg

1. Part: Coats of Arms Armorial Hamburgischer senators and mayors from the earliest times to the present with the name, Birth- and date of death, and the exact period as councilor or mayor.



Collection: Journal of the Historical Society of West Prussian 1880 to 1941

Zeitschrift-Westpreussen

Chronicles, Papers and presentations from the country- and cultural history of West Prussia



Collection: Uplands history leaves 1899 to 1927

Oberland

Some kilometers from the historical society, published historical journal. In the collections of the Library are the numbers Elbinger 1-14 and 16-20 from the years 1899-1927. The books published in an informal series.



Historical contributions to families of Nördlingen (Swabia)

Noerdlingen

Nördlingen is a large district in the Swabian district of Donau-Ries in Bavaria. The former Free Imperial City is the largest city in the county. Historically well-documented is the story of the witch hunt in this place, associated with the name Friedrich Wilhelm Lutz (1551-1597) as a critic of witchcraft trials, and Sebastian Roettinger (1537-1608) as mayor and Witch Hunters.



Collection: History sheets of the German Huguenot Society

Olbreuze

The word Huguenot is a term of disputed origin of language. In France, it is effective for 1551 detectable, He was considered a dirty word, before the Protestants themselves so called. In Prussia was the first word is not used, here were referred to the refugees as Réfugiés, their settlement area as a French colony. It was not until 1900 continued in the German states, the use of the term by Huguenot.