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First posted on December 5th 2007, last revised using Dr. Link Check on October 1st 2012






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WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Country Profiles Current Article Canton of Ticino, from Wikipedia
Article Canton Ticino, from Wikipedia Italian edition
Historic St. Franscini, Der Kanton Tessin: historisch, geographisch, statistisch geschildert , 1836, in German, GB
Links General Category : Ticino, from Wikipedia
Categoria : Canton Ticino, from Wikipedia Italian edition
on History Clio Online, keyword Tessin, Ticino; German language History Portal
Categoria : Storia del Canton Ticino, from Wikipedia Italian edition
Organizations Societa Storica Locarnese
Historical Dictionaries Historisches Lexikon der Schweiz (in German), Dictionnaire historique de la Suisse (in French), Dizionario storico della Svizzera (in Italian)
a brief historical dictionary in English this site
H.J. Leu, Allgemeines Eydgenössisches oder Schweitzerisches Lexicon, vol.1 : A, 1747, vol.2 : B-Be, 1748, vol.3 : Be-Bi, 1749, vol.4 : Bi-Ca, 1750, vol.5 : C-D, 1751, vol.6 : D-F, 1752, vol.7 : F, 1753, vol.8 : Ga-Go, 1754, vol.9 : Go-He, 1754, vol.10 : He-K, 1756, vol.11 : K-Le, 1756, vol.12 : Le-Me, 1757, vol.13 : Me-N, 1757, vol.14 : N-R, 1758, vol.15 : R, 1759, vol.16 : Sa-Se, 1760, vol.17 : Se-T, 1762, vol.18 : T, U, V, 1763, vol.19 : W, 1764, vol.20 : X, Y, Z, 1765, in German, posted on Google Books
Timelines
Accounts of History General, Modern Article Ticino : History, from Wikipedia
Article Canton Ticino : Storia, from Wikipedia Italian edition
General, Historical
Specific Periods
Politics Article : Ticino : Government, from Wikipedia
Military
Economy & Finances Articles Ticino : Economy, from Wikipedia
Article Canton Ticino : conomia, from Wikipedia Italian edition
Social History
Ethnography
Religion Mendrisio, from Passionsspiele im Alpenländischen Raum
History of Regions
Local History Articles Bellinzona : History
Articles Bellinzona : Storia, Locarno : Storia, Lugano : Storia, from Wikipedia Italian edition
Institutions Structurae : Tessin
Biographies G.A. Oldelli, Dizionario Storico-Ragionato degli Uomini Illustri del Canton Ticino, vol.1, 1807, vol.2, 1811, in Italian, GB
Others

WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Historical Data Lists of Statesmen Presidents of the Council of State, 1900-, from World Statesmen by Ben Cahoon
Population Figures Switzerland, Historical Population Statistics of the Provinces, from Population Statistics (Jan Lahmeyer)
Election Results
Documents Historical Newspapers Compendio del Bulletino Officiale del Cantone Ticino, 1826-1853, in Italian, incomplete series, GB
Online Yearbooks Staatskalender
Switzerland
Regimentsbuch der XXII Kantone der Schweizerischen Eidgenossenschaft : Kanton Tessin, pp.199-205 in 1828 edition, pp.206-213 in 1829 edition, in German, GB
Staatshandbuch der Schweizerischen Eidgenossenschaft, 1837, BSB
Staatskalender der Schweizerischen Eidgenossenschaft 1856, BSB, 1858, BSB, 1859, BSB, 1860-1861, BSB, 1861-1862, BSB, 1862-1863, BSB, 1863-1864, BSB, 1864-1865, BSB, 1865-1866, BSB, 1866-1867, BSB, 1867-1868, BSB, 1868-1869, BSB, 1869-1870 GB
Die Bundesbehörden der schweizerischen Eidgenossenschaft (current)
Online Yearbooks Staatskalender
Ticino
Annuario della Repubblica e Cantone del Ticino 1859-1860, in Italian, GB; 1818-, from Swiss Electronic Library
International Genealogisch-historisch-statistischer Almanach, Canton Ticino, 1830 p.477, 1831 pp.481-482, 1832 p.551, in German, GB
Image Databanks Category : Historical Images of the Canton of Ticino, from Wikimedia Commons
Bilddatenbank, from Fotostiftung Schweiz
Alte Ansichtskarten Schweiz
Index of Historical Images : Switzerland (36 on Tessin), from KJA
Historische Reisef?rer und Reiseprospekte - Schweiz from Heimatsammlung; search for Tessin, Leventina, Locarno, Lugano; commercial site
Archival Deposits
Constitutions, Laws Verfassungen des Tessin (Constitutions of T.), posted by Verfassungen.de, in German
Costituzione della Repubblica e Cantone del Ticino, pp.138-167 in vol.2 of Verfassungen der Kantone der Schweizerischen Eidgenossenschaft , 1836, in German, GB
Codice Penale della Repubblica e Cantone del Ticino, 1816, in Italian, GB
Codice Civile della Repubblica e Cantone del Ticino, 1837 edition, 1863 edition, in Italian, GB
Document Collections Swissdox; site permitting to download historical Swiss documents; charges fee
Verzeichnis der öffentlich zugänglichen Totentänze : Schweiz (Index of Publicly Accessible Death Dances, Switzerland), Verzeichnis der zerstörten oder unzugänglichen Totentänze : Schweiz (Index of Destroyed or Inaccessible Death Dances, Switzerland), from Totentanz Online, scroll down for Cevio, Coglio, Sigirino, Sonvico; in German
Historical Maps Lakes Como, Lugano 1897, Lakes Como, Lugano 1898, Lakes Como, Lugano 1913, Lakes Como, Lugano c.1908, Lake Majeur 1897, Locarno 1913, Lugano, 7 maps 1897-1913, from Discus Media
Map : Medieval Traffic Routes in Switzerland, Ecclesiastical Administrative Division in Switzerland c.1300, Territorial Development Swiss Confederacy, 1291-1797, Switzerland : Political Structure 1474, Switzerland : Political Structure 1530, Switzerland : Political Structure 1560, Political Structure in the 18th Century, Helvetic Republic 1798 (suggestion in draft to 1st H. constitution), Helvetic Republic 1798/1799 , Helvetic Republic 1801 (const. of Malmaison), Helvetic Republic 1802 (2nd H. constitution), Switzerland 1803-1813, Switzerland 1815-1847, division into cantons, from Wikipedia
Historical
Encyclopedia Entries
General Articles Ticino, Bellinzona, Locarno, Lugano, from EB 1911
Articles Tessin, Bellinzona, Locarno, Lugano, from Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German
Article Tessin (Kanton), from Brockhaus Konversationslexikon 1894-1896, in German
Religious
Economic J. Chr. Nelkenbrecher, Allgemeines Taschenbuch der Münz-, Maass- und Gewichtskunde für Banquiers und Kaufleute (General Manual on Coinage, Measurement and Weights, for Bankers and Merchants) Berlin 1832, in German, entries Tessin, posted by DTBSWS
Geographical Der Kanton Tessin, pp.382-384 in G. Hassel, Lehrbuch der Statistik der Europäischen Staaten, 1822, in German, GB
Der Kanton Tessin, pp.229-236 in G. Meyer von Kronau, Abriss der Erdbeschreibung und Staatskunde der Schweiz, 1824, in German, GB
Tessin, pp.512-536, in : M. Lutz, Dictionnaire geographique et statistique de la Suisse, 1837, in French, posted on Google Books
The Canton of Tesino, pp.164-165 in F.H. Ungewitter, Europe, past and present: a comprehensive manual of European geography and history, 1850, GB
Historical Lugano etc., Locarno, Bellinzona, pp.253-254 in vol.2 of Th. Salmon, Modern history or the present state of all nations, 1745, GB
Italienische Landvogteien, pp.104-107 in Kurze Geschichte der Schweitz zum Gebrauch der Schulen, 1782, in German, GB (pp.102, 103 missing)
Parliamentary Debates
Postal Routes etc. K.Fr. Jahn, Post-Reise-Handbuch, 1833, in German, GB; search for Tessin, Ticino, Lugano, Locarno
Search Bradshaw's continental railway, steam transit, and general guide 1853, 1859, 1861, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1866, GB, for Tessin, Ticino, Lugano, Locarno
Tour Guides Search J. Murray, The hand-book for travellers in Switzerland and the Alps of Savoy and Piedmont: including the Protestant valleys of the Waldenses, 1811, GB, for Tessin/Ticino
Search Th. Roscoe, The tourist in Switzerland and Italy, 1830, GB, for Tessin/Ticino
Search K. Baedeker, Switzerland: with the neighboring lakes of northern Italy, Savoy, and the adjacent districts of Piedmont, Lombardy and the Tyrol, 1863, GB, for Tessin/Ticino
Search Englishman Abroad, Practical Swiss guide: Red book for Switzerland, the adjoining districts of Savoy, Piedmont, North Italy, the introductory routes from London, etc, 1864, GB, for Tessin/Ticino
Canton of Tessin, pp.250-270 in Bradshaw's pedestrian route-book for Switzerland, Chamouni, and the Italian Lakes, 1870, GB
Institutions Archives Archivio di Stato, Repubblica e Cantone di Ticino
Musea
Monuments Denkmalschutz Historische Militärbauten, from Armasuisse; scroll down for Tessin
Liste von Burgen und Schlössern in der Schweiz : Tessin, from Wikipedia German edition
Libraries
National Symbols Flags, Coats of Arms Flag, from FOTW
Coat of Arms, from Wikipedia
Coins, Banknotes World Coin Catalogue : Switzerland
R. Stuart Poole, A descriptive catalogue of Swiss coins in the South Kensington Museum, 1878, IA; Tessin pp.417-422

PRINTED REFERENCE
Bibliographies general
on Tessin Tessin, from Bibliographie zur Geschichte und Kultur des Weines
Bücher und Schriften welche sich vorzugsweise auf Örtlichkeiten beziehen : Tessin, pp.579-580 in vol.1 of Archiv für schweizerische Reformationsgeschichte, 1869, GB
Online Libraries general Google Books; Internet Archives; Gutenberg Library Online; HathiTrust; e-corpus
on Switzerland Swiss Electronic Library
Helvetic Archives, at the Swiss National Library
Thesis Server Dissertationen-Server Schweiz
Online Journals full text online Swiss Electronic Academic Library Service : Retrodigitized Journals : Sammlung Geschichte und Geographie
contents online
General Accounts
Specific Topics