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Catholic Church Missal, 1550
- Catholic Church Missal
- 1550 (inclusive)15501550
- 1.5 linear feet of shelf space, (1 box)
- Collection Number
- Cage 416 (collection)
- This collection consists of a single item: a missal (liturgical book) containing hymns for worship services.
Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC)
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Terrell Library Suite 12
- Access Restrictions
This collection is open and available for research use.
- Latin Carolingian script
Historical NoteReturn to Top
This volume was created by Spanish priests circa 1550.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
This collection consists of a single item: a missal (liturgical book) containing hymns for worship services. The contents encompass the portion of the liturgical calendar beginning with the vesper service for the Feast of Saint Jacob the Apostle (July 25) and concluding with the service for Exaltation of the Cross and Octava of the Virgin's birth (September 14). Consisting primarily of church music, this item was hand-produced on parchment in a Spanish monastery.
A detailed description of this item is filed with the collection.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
Catholic Church, Missal, circa 1550s
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
This collection is arranged in a single series.
This collection was presented to the Washington State University Library by President E. O. Holland, Vice President Herbert Kimbrough, Bursar W. C. Kruegel, and Registrar Frank T. Barnard. The book was exhibited in the Spanish Village during the Chicago World's Fair of 1933-34, and was purchased at the close of the fair by a friend of Dean Kimbrough.
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Masses -- Early works to 1800
- Music -- Manuscripts