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Berlin 23. September 1920: Brutal murder and robbery in the street line

Detention Biographies life circumstances and destinies of their own ancestors are exciting and sometimes very moving, that they can also be shocking, I note just during my research in Berlin and Brandenburg. When searching for family members that may come from the resin, I came across a spectacular murder case! But read for yourself…Like this:Like Loading

Royal Saxon Gendarmerie Journal of 1860 to 1900

Every six months, published in the Official Journal of the exact notices of offenses, Subpoenas, Wanted posters, or tenders. What: SLUB Dresden    Like this:Like Loading


Bluntschli's state dictionary in three volumes : based on d. dt. State dictionary of Bluntschli u. Brater in 11 Volumes

Johann Caspar Bluntschli (7. March 1808 in Zurich – 21. October 1881 in Karlsruhe) was a Swiss legal scholar and politician, Germany was also active in the. His works “General State Law 1852″ and the “German state dictionary” in 11 Volumes (1857–1870, together with Karl Brater) fanden in der ganzen Welt große Beachtung.Like this:Like Loading


Henry Louis Gude: Topographical and genealogical descriptions of most European countries

Of Rendsburg-born Ludwig Heinrich Gude (+ Hall 27.11.1707) stammen die nachfolgenden Werke mit den topographischen und genealogischen Beschreibungen der europäischen StaatenLike this:Like Loading


Chronicle of the events of the year 1940

In dem Digitalisat können die Ereignisse des Jahres 1940 be read together as a calendar, especially to the military events, foreign policy events, alles über Partei und Staat..Like this:Like Loading

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Collection of imperial court council-report

Bd content. 1 Report because of renegade Canonici of Worms, Conflict of Reichs-Erb- and court offices on, Legitimation eines Filii Natural much Kardinals Francisci Sforzia, Pappenheim against Regensburg, Schaumburg-Lippe Lippe against…Like this:Like Loading


List of all members of the 11. April 1847 opened in Berlin united Landtag

Alphabetical List of Members (Deputies) the Prussian United Diet. The list includes 611 Names of delegates, the individual provinces represented. Die Namen können hier heruntergeladen werden.Like this:Like Loading


The World War 1914 to 1918

The present volume 1 the mobilization and the course of the war in the border battles in the West shows. The German operations against Russia until mid-September 1914 form the contents to Volume 2. Its essential part is the fighting of 8. Armee in Ostpreussen. Die vorliegenden Bände schildern den Marne-Feldzug und zwar der dritte Band […]

Database of the German Reichstag deputies

This project includes the Reichstag deputies 5211 People records, from the Reichstag parliament Alma potatoes and manuals of the years 1867 – 1938 come. This basic data (standardized name, Date of birth, Birthplace, Sex) , the variable data of the individual election periods (Party affiliation, Name Changes, Residential- Places and activities, Constituencies, Confessions, Occupations, biographical breaks, Portraits) assigned. The search for personal names and selection of groups is possible. […]


German Parliament Almanac

We Wilhelm, Grace of God German Emperor, King of Prussia prescribe hereby on behalf of the German Reich, with the consent of the Bundesrat and the Reichstag what follows….. In place of the contract agreed between the North German Confederation and the grand duchies of Baden and Hesse, the German Federal Constitutional (Federal Law Gazette of the year 1870) sowie der mit den Königreichen […]

The Verfestungsbuch the city of Stralsund

The series published by the Historical Society of the Hanseatic history sources Stralsund city opened a book, which served the criminal justice. Even before the 14. Century, the site recorded in Stralsund by the court made fixations on single sheets of parchment. Only then was laid on its own for the reception of certain solidifications books: so in Rostock seit 1319, in Wismar since […]

The advice line of the city of Wismar

The annual occupation of the council chair of the year 1344 to 1510. We know what went off councilors, which remained and which were re-elected. The material comes from the ranks of the urban witnesses certificates, the low- and uptown books, the privileges book, Combing the registers etc. Anyone who has been elected to the Council, wurde Zeit Zeit seines Lebens als Ratsmann […]

Victims of Nazi persecution at the Technical University of Braunschweig 1930 to 1945

In the years 1930 to 1945 were more than fifty university students from some racial, persecuted for political reasons, but mainly at the Technical University of Braunschweig. At the 24. June 2010 University at a ceremony commemorating the victims of this. Presented also is the bettors developed by Michael and Daniel Wesselhöft study “Opfer nationalsozialistischer Verfolgung an der Technischen […]

The landlord and peasant rights situation in Brandenburg from 16. to 18. Century

Contents: Basics of landlord-peasant legal relationships by colonization ( The farmer is considered as subject of the knight since 13. Century) Intensification of farming since the subjection 15. Century, with the restriction of the free movement, the servants of rural compulsory service and ownership rights. The position of the former lawyers, the 3 Classes of the rural population: The Lehn- and yeomen, die Leibeigenen […]

Reinald of Cologne, a Chancellor of the Middle Ages

About 50 Years, had Pope- and the empire stood hostile, than by the Concordat of Worms, a legal compensation and brought ceasefire was agreed. The Hohenstaufen dynasty came to the empire at a time to the absolute supremacy of the Church. For better or worse, it had to come to clash again, the more certain, as Hadrian IV. […]

To the throne in the Germanic tribal states

A fateful coincidence had wanted, dass der Schöpfer des Privatrechts, das kaiserliche Rom, nie über die Anfänge einer der wichtigsten Staatsgesetze, über die der Thronfolge hinausgediehen war. Schwankend zwischen Erblichkeit und Gewalt, wurde das Reich in den Grundvesten erschüttert und seinem Sturz entgegengedrängt. Und den Nachfolgern den germanischen Königreichen der Übergangszeit sollte es nicht viel […]

Elector Arch-Chancellor of the Reich and Philip Charles of Eltz

At the 30.1.1729 died at his residence in Mainz Lothar Franz von Schönborn, Elector-Archbishop of Mainz and the Bishop of Bamberg, next to his uncle, Johann Philipp, the second major Reichserzkanzler from a gender, that for almost three generations of the image “Germany sacred” certain critical. Sein Tod ließ das unangefochtene Recht des Domkapitels zur Wahl eines Nachfolgers auf […]

The history of the nobility as a cemetery

In every great historical movement, the nobility played an important role; In general, it was that of a stubborn and doomed opponent of all progressive forces, have directed their attention to the historian – an opponent of the monarchy and its management arrangements, of trade- and economic thinking, of the rising middle class pictures, dessen Wertvorstellungen sich durchsetzten und […]

The Valais district administrator or stag since the year 1500

The major contracts, the 1569 bei der Rückgabe der beiden Landvogteien Evian und Hochtal zwischen dem Wallis und dem Herzog von Savoyen geschlossen wurden und ein Teil der vorgängigen Verhandlungsberichte sind sowohl in deutsch als auch in französisch und lateinisch abgefasst worden.Like this:Like Loading

The life history of the State Minister Robert Victor von Puttkamer

Robert was on Victor von Puttkamer 5. More 1828 Frankfurt on the Oder was born the second son of the former Council on Court of Appeal of Eugene Puttkamer. His life-stages, starting with a description of his descent, the history of the sex of Puttkamer and the von Zitzewitz. His youth and life as a district administrator to 1866, Puttkamer als Regierungspräsident […]