Letters; Medici, House of-Correspondence; Medici, Cosimo de' (1389-1454); Francesco Sforza, Duke of Milan, 1401-1466-Correspondence; Francesco Sforza, Duke of Milan, 1401-1466-Military leadership; Lodi, Peace of, 1454; Military; War; Prisoners
Cosimo de' Medici writes to the Duke of Pavia (Francesco Sforza) saying that he heard the Duke routed forces in the Veronese and how Giovanni Conte was captured. Cosimo then goes on to ask that the prisoner, who is a dear friend of Cosimo, should...
Letters; Medici, House of-Correspondence; Pistoia (Italy)
Giuliano di Lorenzo de' Medici (created Duc de Nemours by Francis I of France) writes to Capo and Comissario of Pistoia, Francesco de' Medici, to whom he recommends Jacopo del Perlina da Prato as a loyal friend of the Medici.
Letters; Sforza Family-Correspondence; Colleoni, Bartolomeo, 1400-1475; Colleonic War
Bianca Maria Visconti Sforza writes to her son Galeazzo Maria Sforza, Duke of Milan about a certain Count Pedro Confalonero condemned to death, who Bianca Maria desires to have at liberty. Portrait of Bianca Maria Visconti with the following text,...
Strozzi, Palla, 1372-1462; Genoa (Italy); Lombardia (Italy); Military; War; Guelph; Francesco Sforza, Duke of Milan, 1401-1466-Military leadership; Council of Ten (Dieci di Balia), Florence, Italy; Albizzi family
Report, from the scene, of a sea and land skirmish on the coast near Genoa, between the forces of Florence and Venice and those of Milan and Genoa.