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Guide to the Caisse generale des amortissements etablie par Edit du Mois de Decembre 1764 , 1766-1775
Special Collections M0301  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Caisse generale des amortissements etablie par Edit du Mois de Decembre 1764 ,
    Date (inclusive): 1766-1775
    Collection number: Special Collections M0301
    Creator: France. Sovereigns, etc., 1715-1774 (Louis XV
    Extent: 4 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Provenance

    Purchased, 1977

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] Caisse generale des amortissements etablie par Edit du Mois de Decembre 1764 , M0301, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Content

    These are the records of a fund operated between 1764 and 1770 to receive a tax on "rentiers" by which "rentes" themselves were to be reimbursed, thus relieving the burden of bond repayment which otherwise fell on ordinary crown revenues.