Legitimations passports for private messengers
Legitimationspässe für die Privatboten
Zdrojový dokument: Studia historica Brunensia. 2013, roč. 60, č. 1-2, s. -199
ISSN1803-7429 (print)2336-4513 (online)
Licence: Neurčená licence
The article deals with formation of new documents for private messengers. In the age of poor post connections were developed which delivered private letters. The administration started to look at delivery of consgments as a source of revenue in the beginning of the 18. century. Private messengers thus harmed lordly post. The administration wanted to limit quantity of messengers by legitimation passports. The paper also describes this document from the diplomatic aspect.