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Yo el Rey: Two-part paper lock: paper band & shaped-papered seal, Spain, 1730s

Yo el Rey: Two-part paper lock: pap...

Letterlocking

Added 4 days ago | 00:04:22 | 114 views

Yo el Rey, 18 June 1732. A model of a letterlocked ceremonial letter from the King of Spain to the Duke of Sora, June 18, 1732. The original manuscript is housed in the Boncompagni Ludovisi Family Archive in Rome, Italy. Letterlocking ...

An early letterlocking video

An early letterlocking video

Letterlocking

Added 4 days ago | 00:00:39 | 88 views

This is the first letterlocking video showing one of the many letterlocking formats found in the Fondo Veneto Sezione II Record Group, Vatican Secret Archives. The video demonstrates how the triangle-shaped paper (cut from the actual let...

Opening a triangle-shaped paper lock with stab perpendicular to fore-edge

Opening a triangle-shaped paper loc...

Letterlocking

Added 5 days ago | 00:00:08 | 87 views

Letterlocking: WWII Prisoner of War Letter from a son to his mother in Italy, 1944.

Letterlocking: WWII Prisoner of War...

Letterlocking

Added 1 month ago | 00:00:34 | 376 views

Prisoner of war Dino Belardinelli letter to his mother in Italy.Similar to the WWII Russian soldier triangle letterlocking format, this stationery used by WWII POW's allowed for privacy but not for an enclosure secured with an adhesive. ...

Susumu Tonegawa on Charles Correa and Building 46

Susumu Tonegawa on Charles Correa a...

Josh Kastorf

Added 3 months ago | 00:02:46 | 779 views

Nobel laureate and MIT BCS/Biology Professor Susumu Tonegawa discusses his friendship with renowned architect and fellow MIT Professor Charles Correa (1931-2015), lead designer of MIT's Brain and Cognitive Sciences Complex, building 46, ...

From Mind to Brain: The Story of Brain & Cognitive Sciences at MIT

From Mind to Brain: The Story of Br...

Josh Kastorf

Added 3 months ago | 00:32:34 | 2095 views |

MIT's Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, now a world leader in neuroscience and cognitive science, evolved from the Department of Psychology founded by Prof. Hans-Lukas Teuber in the early 1960s and based on the revolutionary id...

Letterlocking: Marie Antoinette's removable paper lock, 18th-century France

Letterlocking: Marie Antoinette's r...

Letterlocking

Added 3 months ago | 00:02:31 | 869 views

A letter from Marie Antoinette, Queen of France, to Cardinal Ignazio Boncompagni Ludovisi, 1782. The "Removable Paper Lock" format, a ceremonial-type correspondence, was used by French Kings (Louis XIV, Louis XV, and Louis XVI) and Que...

Tuck and seal, four-panel + trifold. Italy and England. 1480s-1700s.

Tuck and seal, four-panel + trifold...

Letterlocking

Added 4 months ago | 00:01:52 | 178 views

Model of a "tuck and seal" letterlocking format. The "tuck and seal" is one of the most common types of letterlocking formats to survive in Western letterwriting traditions. The letter becomes its own envelope by tucking one side of the ...

Document in a textile bag

Document in a textile bag

Letterlocking

Added 4 months ago | 00:00:27 | 503 views

Letterlocking: Document in a Textile envelope Italy. 1578. Was this once a locked document? Did the textile bag once serve as an envelope and was it sewn shut? The original is found in the Vatican Secret Archives, Fondo Veneto, Sezione ...

The second Earl of Essex to Queen Elizabeth I: Pleated letter secured with paper band and sealing wax

The second Earl of Essex to Queen E...

Letterlocking

Added 4 months ago | 00:01:55 | 44 views

Of the British Library's collection of 46 letters from the Second Earl of Essex to Queen Elizabeth I of England, this is the only one with evidence suggeting it was once secured shut with a 5 mm band of paper and sealing wax. Modeled aft...

Queen Elizabeth I to Rafe Sadler: Triangle-shaped paper lock w/ slit perpendicular to the fore-edge. England 1584

Queen Elizabeth I to Rafe Sadler: T...

Letterlocking

Added 4 months ago | 00:03:52 | 196 views

Queen Elizabeth I to Rafe Sadler: Triangle-shaped paper lock w/slit perpendicular to fore-edge. England 1584. This letterlocking technique has features found on the most secure historic formats: the paper lock is from the same letter it ...

Letterlocking: Blank Margin Lock

Letterlocking: Blank Margin Lock

Letterlocking

Added 4 months ago | 00:04:45 | 563 views

Letterlocking: Blank margin lock. Model of the highest level of built-in security found in letterlocking since the paper lock remains attached to the actual letter it is securing shut. Sir Robert Harley, Misc 28, Letter 2 of Hry Howard ...

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