Letter from PF to Antonio Barberini Jr., Rome, 1662-11-02

Title

Letter from PF to Antonio Barberini Jr., Rome, 1662-11-02

Subject

Madagascar

Description

Letter from PF to Car'le Antonio [Antonio Barberini Jr.]. CM superior general [René Alméras] informed PF about the great need for missionaries in Madagscar, as most have died. Due to these circumstances, Giacomo della Fossa [Jacques de La Fosse], Robert Menan, Claudio de la Salle [Claude de La Salle], Massimiliano Fran'co Caveron [Maximilien François Cuvron] and Michele Manie [Michel Manie] have been asked to be sent to the mission. De La Fosse should be made prefect in the case that Nicolò Estienne [Nicolas Etienne] has died. They ask Anotnio Barberini Jr. to decide whether the proposed candidates are suitable for the mission.
Additional comments

Creator

PF

Source

APF Lettere 43, 88r-v

Date

1662-11-02

Contributor

Adressed to Antonio Barberini Jr.

Relation

For the petition of René Alméras to PF, see: APF SOCG 252, 26r, 27v (database item 274).
For the letter in which PF informs CM on the decision on the missionaries, see: APF Lettere 43, 88v-89v (database item 820).

Format

copy; unsigned

Language

Italian

Type

Letter

Identifier

819

Coverage

Origin: Rome

Citation

PF, “Letter from PF to Antonio Barberini Jr., Rome, 1662-11-02,” Early Modern Documents: Sources and Resources for Historical Research, accessed September 22, 2020, https://earlymoderndocs.omeka.net/items/show/13452.

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