Chlingensperg family diaries
Scope and Contents
The diaries are written in annual editions of a Schreib-Kalender printed in Munich.
Entries from 1805 through 1830 authored by Joseph von Chlingensperg auf Berg are encrypted with cipher of his own construction. Some passages have been decoded into German in notes laid in through select volumes. The 1811 volume has been decoded in full in a 33-page manuscript included in the collection.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
3.25 Linear Feet (3 boxes)
A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog
Joseph von Chlingensperg auf Berg (1777-1830) was the son of Joseph Maria Bernhard von Chlingensperg. He was involved in the legal profession and served as a courtroom councillor under the King of Bavaria.
Karoline von Chlingensperg (1789-1826), born Baroness von Asch, was the wife of Joseph von Chlingensperg auf Berg. She married Joseph von Chlingensperg auf Berg on 13 August, 1806. She managed the Chlingensperg household.
Joseph von Chlingensperg (1808-1837) was the son of Joseph von Chlingensperg auf Berg (1777-1830).
This collection received a basic level of processing, including rehousing and minimal organization.
Information included in the Description of Papers note and Collection Contents section is drawn from information supplied with the collection and from an initial survey of the contents. Folder titles appearing in the contents list below are often based on those provided by the creator or previous custodian. Otherwise, folder titles are supplied by staff during initial processing.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- Guide to the Chlingensperg Family Diaries
- by Kristen E. Muenz
- July 2018
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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