1657, August 1
'Copia der Islandische cassa': The last two living eldermen of the confraternity of merchants with Iceland in Hamburg, Laurens Schroder and Paul Baleke, together with the other eldermen Jacob Hambrock and Simon Kracke, declare that the capital of the confraternity will be transferred to the 'Seefahrer-Armenhaus' after their death.
Created for and published on the HANSdoc website of the German Maritime Museum, Bremerhaven, by Bart Holterman in the context of the research project Between the North Sea and the Norwegian Sea: interdisciplinary Studies of the Hanse. Licensed CC BY.
Hamburg, Staatsarchiv der Freien und Hansestadt Hamburg
111-1 (Senat), Cl. VII Lit. Kc No. 11, vol. 4 (Islandica Saec. XVII)
Slight ink burn (writing visible at the other side of the paper)
Modern foliation in pencil, 122-113
Facsimile not (yet) available