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Catalog Number M-0161
Object Name Manuscript
Collection Dr. C.G. Arvidson Royal Letters Collection
Title Dr. C.G. Arvidson Royal Letters Collection
Year Range from 1594
Year Range to 1873
Scope & Content A collection of handwritten letters from Swedish royalty, with accompanying notes (in Swedish). Some letters contain original wax seals. Letters are from: Gustav IV Adolf, Adolf Fredrick, Carl X Gustav, Carl XXXI, Prins Oscar Bernadette, Oscar II, Carl XIV Johan, Helvig Elisabeth Charlotta, Gustaf III, Gustaf, Frederik I, Charles XII, Carl XIII, Carl XI, Johan III, Christina (Carl IX's consort), Carl IX. Originally contained a letter from Gustaf II, but the accompanying note marks it as missing, as of September 19, 1967.
People Charles XIV John, King of Sweden and Norway, 1763-1844.
Gustav IV Adolf, King of Sweden, 1778-1837.
Oscar II, King Of Sweden, 1829-1907.
Gustav III, King of Sweden, 1746-1792.
Fredrik I, King of Sweden, 1676-1751.
Charles XII, King of Sweden, 1682-1718.
Charles XIII, King of Sweden, 1748-1818.
Charles XI, King of Sweden, 1655-1697.

John III, King of Sweden, 1537-1592.

Charles IX, King of Sweden, 1550-1611.
Physical Dimensions 1 large flat archival box (14.5 linear inches).
Copyrights Copyright for this collection is held by the American Swedish Institute. Staff will provide photocopies of materials for personal use at researcher's expense. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce materials must be secured in writing from the American Swedish Institute.