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William IV, Prince of Orange and Nassau, Letter

Identifier: SC 00615

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Scope and Contents

Manuscript letter written in Dutch by William IV, Prince of Orange and Nassau, from Leewarden, Netherlands.  Possibly written to or about Brigadier van Leyden.


  • Creation: 1743 April 6

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Biographical Information:

William IV, Prince of Orange and Nassau was born Willem Karel Hendrik Friso. He was the first hereditary stadtholder of the Netherlands. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki:


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Guide to the William IV, Prince of Orange and Nassau, Letter
Finding Aid Authors: Anne Johnson, Special Collections Assistant.
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The collection description/finding aid is written in English

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository