Cities in History: Archives and Traces, 1100 –1700. One of three major new IMEMS research strands sponsored by Joanna Barker.
Key investigators: Dr Adrian Green, Dr Christian Liddy, Professor Graeme Small, Professor Andy Wood. Project Researcher: Dr Andy Burn The Cities project at Durham seeks to capture the complexity and vitality of the urban experience in the medieval and early modern world through the documentary, visual and material culture generated by and about cities between 1100 and 1700. At the heart of the project is this site, which will serve as an ever-expanding scholarly resource for researchers and teachers, and which will make available a range of images and transcriptions of key urban documents and objects, alongside scholarly commentary and debate. It will be of use to those interested in the history of a single city, but its strongly thematic structure is designed to encourage comparative urban studies.
As the project grows more information will be added to this site. TextGarden. The Princeton Geniza Project of the Department of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University seeks to extend the methodologies available to Hebrew and Arabic scholars working with the documents found in the Geniza chamber of the Ben Ezra Synagogue in Cairo in the late 19th century.
The project is dedicated to transcribing documents from film copies to computer files, creating a full text retrieval text-base of transcribed documents, developing new tools such as dictionaries, semantic categories and morphological aids to further the study of Geniza texts. The project is committed to disseminating its materials as widely as possible to the international community of scholars with an interest in the life of the medieval Middle East, as well as to all with an interest in Judaica. It is our hope that by making materials from this very esoteric field widely available that new insights can be gained into the interaction of the peoples of the Middle East in past time.
Dedication. Historic Towns Atlas. Het Leidse Pluche. The Rulers of Venice, 1332-1524. Al canto ai Carnesecchi : Firenze medioevale Mura e demografia. In corso di realizzazione Variazioni demografiche Evoluzione della cinta muraria Il contado e l'espansione territoriale Nello scarso panorama documentario che investe gli anni fino ai primi del 1200 , legare insieme : influenza Chiesa e influenza dell'Impero sulle vicende cittadine ( Vacanze e presenza ) Legami dei nobili di contado con l'impero ( le vicende dei conti Guidi , ………) Violenza dei tempi ( patti commerciali , lotta contro i signori di contado che ostacolavano i traffici ) Espansionismo ( inteso come occupazione di posizioni strategiche ??
Alleanze militari con altri comuni Nascita del comune indipendente ( atti che dimostrano indipendenza da altri poteri forti ) Sistema Informatico Archivio di Stato di Firenze - II. The BRITISH HISTORIC TOWNS ATLAS. Medieval English urban history - Norwich - Map. Leids Patriciaat tot 1420. A great age of Confraternities? Three score and ten years ago, the eminent French historian, Gabriel Le Bras – who was also a canonist and sociologist of religious practice – described the thirteenth and seventeenth centuries as the two great ages of confraternities.
Since Le Bras and his disciples were mostly medievalists, their attention focussed on the first of those ‘great ages’, which they gradually expanded, partly in order to understand how confraternities responded to the conditions that followed the Black Death. They viewed confraternities, especially those based on the professions within towns, as the social, associative, political and even religious ‘cement’ which structured the populations, giving a sense of identity and coherence to a wide range of occupational groups.
But the second of Le Bras’s ‘great ages’ has attracted much less attention, perhaps because it prompted no grand hypothesis that would explain their recovery and expansion after another acute crisis, the Protestant reformations. References. People in Place: houses, families in early modern London (1550-1720) A family at home.
A woodcut from 1612. Sources > Primary sources > Livery company records (London) Cronica - t48.pdf. Welcome to the Victoria County History. Florilegium urbanum - Religion - Whittington's Charity. [1.
Last will and testament]. _god003gods01_01.pdf. 301/16 f - Jaarregisters_Keure_301_16_1400_1402.pdf. Medieval source material on the internet: Probate records. Florence au XVe siècle - Bibliographie - Cécile Maisonneuve - INHA. Florence, Archivio di Stato (ASF) 1Accademia del disegno, 1 (confrérie de Saint-Luc) 2Arte dei Giudici e Notai 3Arte dei Legnaiuoli, 6 (matricole, 1421-1447) 4Arte dei Medici e Speziali, 21 (matricole, -1444) 5Arte della Seta o Por Santa Maria, 7-8 (matricole, xive-xve siècle) 6Arte di Calimala 7Capitoli delle compagnie religiose soppresse, 871 8Carteggio Mediceo avanti il Principato.
Search Results - Calendar of Patent Rolls - The University of Iowa Libraries. Gazetteer of Sixteenth Century Florence. Livery Companies - home. London Lives 1690 to 1800 ~ Crime, Poverty and Social Policy in the Metropolis. Florentine Renaissance Resources: Online Tratte of Office Holders 1282-1532. Lcl_listing. Storia di Firenze. CONSISTORY DATABASE. Sitemap. Sources > Guides and calendars > London, City of; Calendar of letter books. Online Catasto of 1427. Archivio dell'Ospedale degli Innocenti di Firenze. MoEML: The Map of Early Modern London. Florence ducal capital, 1530-1630. Dipartimento di Scienze Storiche e dei Beni Culturali. Medieval English urban history.