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First posted on January 3rd 2002, last revised on February 27th 2012







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Minden-Ravensberg 1740-1815
Minden-Ravensberg 1666-1740

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WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Country Profiles current Article Bishopric Minden, from Wikipedia
Article Minden-Ravensberg, Fürstentum Minden, from Wikipedia German edition
Königreich Preussen : Minden, from Preussen-Museum, in German
historical
Links, on History
Historical Dictionary
Portals
Organizations Westfälischer Heimatbund
Mindener Geschichtsverein
Timelines
Accounts of History General, Modern Geschichte des Fürstbistum Minden, posted by LWL (Territorien-Ploetz, in German)
General, Historical
Specific Periods
Administration
Military Article Festung Minden, from Wikipedia (G)
S. Swinney, The battle of Minden, a poem. 1769, GB
Economy
Social History
Ethnography Auch in Minden liessen Kurfürsten und Könige die Hugenotten siedeln, from Preussen Museum, in German
Religion Geschichte der Evangelischen Kirche Westfalens, in German
B.W. Linnemeier, Jüdisches Leben im Alten Reich. Stadt und Fürstentum Minden in der Frühen Neuzeit, review by D. Fraenkel, posted by H-Net, in German
Geschichte der Evangelisch-Reformierten Petrigemeinde in Minden, in German
History of Regions
Local History History of Minden, from Alt-Minden, in German
R. Holbach, "Die Stadt Minden, so die in der Hanse sein will". Interessen, Zusammenwirken und Probleme in der Gemeinschaft der Kaufleute und St?te im Mittelalter, thesis Oldenburg 2010, in German
Institutions G.L. Wilms, Zur Geschichte des Gymnasiums zu Minden vol.1 1860, in German, GB
Biographies
Others

WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Historical Data Lists of Statesmen List of Princebishops of Minden, from Regnal Chronologies
Statistical Data Population Statistics Germany, Westfalen, Minden Citizen Lists, 1574-1902, from Family Search
Documents Historical Newspapers W?hentliche mindensche Anzeigen, 1766-1808, ULB Düsseldorf has many issues
Amtsblatt der Regierung Minden, GB, has several issues
Staatskalender on Prussia
General
Minden Entries
Image Databanks Postcard pre WW I : Wettersäle in Minden, from Wettersäulen in Europa
Archive Deposits Landesarchiv NRW Abteilung Westfalen A 205 Fürstentum und Domkapitel Minden - Urkunden
Laws P. Wigand, Die Provinzialrechte des Fürstenthums Minden, der Graffschaften Ravensberg und Rietberg, der Herrschaft Rheda und des Amtes Reckenberg pt.1 1834, pt.2 1834, in German, GB
Treaties General Treaty Collections
Bilateral Treaty Collections
Document Surveys Handschriftencensus : Minden
K. Kletke, Quellenkunde der Geschichte des preussischen Staats vol.1 1858, vol.2 1861, in German, GB
H.F. Jaconson, Geschichte der Quellen des Kirchenrechts des Preussischen Staats vol.s 1-2 1839, vol.s 2-4 1844, in German, GB
Addressbooks
Cartularia Article : Westfälisches Urkundenbuch, from Wikipedia German edition; liist of/links to scans, from Wikisource; Westfälisches Urkundenbuch, from Landschaftsverband Westfalen-Lippe (LWL), in German
Chronicles
Inscriptions
Other Document Collections
Individual Documents
Historical Maps Responsible Institution Landesvermessungsamt Nordrhein-Westfalen
Collections
entire country, modern Minden-Ravensberg 1789, Northrhine-Westphalia 1789, posted by Thomas Höckmann
entire country, contemporary
detail, modern Westfälischer Städteatlas, from IStG (G)
detail, contemporary
Historical
Encyclopedia Entries
General Articles Minden, from EB 1911
Article Minden, Petershagen, Lübbecke, Hausberge, Rahden, from Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German
Religious Article Minden, from Catholic Encyclopedia 1907
Economic
Political Principality of Minden, pp.435-437 in vol.4 of T.G. Smollett, Present State of all Nations, 1769, GB
Geographical Merian, Topographia Westphaliae : Minden, 1647, from Wikisource, in German
Mindensis Principatus, p.433 in vol.1 of F. Ferrari, Novum Lexicon Geographicum , 1674, in Latin, GB
Mindensis Principatus, p.657 in vol.1 of M.A. Baudrand, Geographia, 1682, in Latin, GB
Minden, in E, Bohun, A geographical dictionary, representing the present and ancient names of all the countries, provinces, remarkable cities, 1688, GB
Minda, p.433 in F. Ferrari, Novum lexicon geographicum 1697, in Latin, GB
Minden, p.409 in vol.1 of A.P. de la Croix, Algemeene weereld-beschryving, 1705, in Dutch, GB
La principaute de Minden, pp.300-301 in A. du Bois, La Geographie moderne, naturelle historique & politique, 1736, in French, GB
La principaute de Minden, pp.15-16 in vol.2 of J.J. Vaissete, Geographie historique ecclesiastique et civile, 1756, in French, GB
The Principality of Minden, pp.348-356 in A.F. Büsching, A New System of Geography 1762, trsl. by P. Murdoch, GB
Minden, p.462 in Vosien, Dictionnaire g?graphique portatif, 1770, in French, GB
Das Fürstenthum Minden, pp.790-804 in vol.3, 5th ed. of A.F. Büsching, Neue Erdbeschreibung, 1771, in German, GB
Regierungsbezirk Minden, pp.402-425 in vol.3 pt.1 of A.C. Gaspari, Vollst?diges Handbuch der neuesten Erdbeschreibung, 1819, in German, GB
Minden, p.463 in J. Morse, A new universal gazetteer 1821, GB
Ethnographical
Historical Duchy of Minden, p.132 in vol.2 of T. Salmon, Modern History or the Present State of All Nations, 1745, GB
Parliamentary Debates HRE / Germany Deutsche Reichstagakten, vol.1 : 1376-1387, 1867, vol.2 : 1388-1397, 1874, vol.3 : 1397-1400, 1877, vol.4 : 1400-1401, 1882, vol.5 : 1401-1405, 1885, vol.6 : 1406-1410, 1888, vol.7 : 1410-1420, 1878, vol.8 : 1421-1426, 1883, vol.9 : 1427-1431, 1887, vol.10 : 1431-1433, 1906, vol.11 : 1433-1435, 1898, vol.12 : 1435-1437, 1901, Jüngere Reihe, vol.1 1893, vol.2 1893, posted on Internet Archive
Postal Routes etc. M. Zeiller, Itinerarium Germaniae novae antiquae: teutsches Reyssbuch durch Hoch- und Nider-Teutschland, 1632, in German, GB
E.G. Guillot, Dictionnaire des postes: contenant le nom de toutes les villes, bourgs, paroisses, abbayes, & principaux chateaux du royaume de France & du duche de Lorraine ... les principales villes de l'Europe ..., 1754, in French, GB
F.J. Heger, Tablettes des Postes de l'Empire d'Allemagne et des Provinces Limitrophes, 1770, in French, GB
Livre des Postes d'Europe 1788, in French, GB
H.A.O. Reichard, Guide des voyageurs en Europe vol.1 1793, in French, GB
F. Gandini, Itineraire de l'Europe, 1819, in French, GB
H.A.O. Reichard, An Itinirary of France and Belgium, 1816, Germany, 1819, Denmark, Sweden, Norway & Russia, 1820, GB
Itineraire general des postes et relais: a l'usage des personnes qui voyagent sur le continent europeen : comprenant la France, les Pays-Bays, l'Allemagne, l'Autriche, le Danemarck, l'Espagne, l'Italie, le Portugal, la Prusse, la Saxe, la Suede, la Russie, la Turquie d'Europe, etc., etc. : suivi des routes principales de la Suisse 1822, in French, GB
F. Gandini, Itineraire postale et de commerce de l'Europe, 1829, in French, GB
J.M.V. Audin, Guide classique du voyageur en Europe vol.1, France, Belgique, Bords du Rhin, Italie, Espagne et Portugal, 1829, vol.2, Allemagne, Suisse, Danemark, Suede, Norvege, Russie, Pologne et Angleterre, 1829, in French, GB
E. Poppele, Manuel des Postes pour l'Allemagne et les routes principales de l'Europe , 1831, in French, GB
K.Fr. Jahn, Post-Reise-Handbuch, 1833, in German, GB
F. Gandini, Nouvel itineraire postal de l'Europe, 1838, in French, GB
Richard, Guide classique du voyageur en Europe, 1854, in French, GB
Bradshaw's continental railway, steam transit, and general guide 1853, 1859, 1861, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1866, GB
Historic Tour Guides
Institutions Archives LWL-Institut fürwestfälische Regionalgeschichte in Münster et al., Movie : Vergangenheit, wir kommen ! (on students accessing an archive; in German)
Archive in NRW, by A. Hanacek, in German
Article Landeskirchliches Archiv Bielefeld, from Wikipedia (G)
Gemeindearchiv Hüllhorst, Gemeindearchiv Kirchlengern, Stadtarchiv Löhne, Stadtarchiv Lübbecke, Kommunalarchiv Minden, Stadtarchiv Rahden
Musea Preussen Museum Minden
Monuments General A. Ludorf, Die Bau- und Kunstdenkmäler von Westfalen, Kreis Minden, 1902, in German, UB Bielefeld
Churches
Castles Liste von Burgen, Schlössern und Festungen in NRW, from Wikipedia German edition; Burgen und Schlösser in NRW, from Burgen und Schlösser, in German
K.A. von der Horst, Die Rittersitze der Grafschaft Ravensberg und des Fürstentums Minden, 1898, in German, GenWiki
Windmills, Water Mills Liste der Windmühlen in Nordrhein-Westfalen, from Wikipedia German edition
Kategorie : Wassermühle in Nordrhein-Westfalen, from Wikipedia German edition
Libraries
State Symbols Flags, Coats of Arms Coat of Arms, Eveche-Principaute de Minden, from Heraldique Europeenne, French-language site
Coins Numismatic Collection, click Provenance Minden
Search Coin Archives for Minden

PRINTED REFERENCE
Bibliographies general ISBN Database
Deutsche Nationalbibliographie
on Minden Westfalen, from BibScout
Nordrhein-Westfälische Bibliografie (G)
Chronicon, keyword Minden
Mindener Geschichtsverein, Publikationen
Online Libraries general Google Books; Internet Archives; Gutenberg Library Online; HathiTrust; e-corpus
Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek (project); Münchner Digitalisierungs-Zentrum, Digitale Bibliothek; SUUB : E-Library : Bremensia
Niedersächsische Landesbibliothek Göttingen, Digitale Bibliothek; Wolfenbütteler Digitale Bibliothek; Digitale Bibliothek Braunschweig, Center for Retrospective Digitization, Göttingen (GDZ)
Digitale Texte im Seminar für Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeschichte, Univ. Köln; many 19th century texts, mostly in German
on Minden Digitale Bibliothek der Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin
Online Journals full text online
contents online Magazine Stacks : Westfälische Lebensbilder 1930-2000
Magazine Stacks : Westfälische Forschungen. 1938-2001
Magazine Stacks : Westfälische Zeitschrift (WestfZs) 1947-1974, 1976-2002
General Accounts
Specific Topics