Manuscripts / Autographs

Here selected manuscripts and autographs from the holdings of the Archive of the Francke Foundations are presented in digital format. Transcriptions for some of these documents are also shown sometimes.
At present, the following topics can be found:
The letters from and to August Hermann Francke, his diaries with supplements, his writing calendars, travel reports and more egodocuments you can find in the Francke Portal.
For a comprising research in all documents of the archive please use the database for single documents or the database for the historical records and collections.
If you have questions referring to the manuscripts please contact the archivist Dr. Jürgen Gröschl: groeschl-Irgendwas-(at)