Marienberge
Community ID
 
2498
 
Alternate Names
 
Frankenberg; Botzebach?
 
Town
 
Kassel
 
Diocese
 
Mainz
 
Date Founded
 
1465
 
Date Terminated
 
1527
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinian
 
Foundation Information
 

This convent existed briefly as a community of Augustinian women.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

The University College in London contains a manuscript of Johannes Nider, "Die 24 goldenen Harfen," (the 24 golden harps) from the fifteenth century, #Germ. 19 (Phill. 717).

 
Secondary Sources
 

Handschriftenerbe des Deutschen Mittelalters, vol. 1, p. 242.
DERSCH, Hessisches Klosterbuch, p. 27.

 
Manuscripts Produced
 

The only remaining literary work from the convent is a copy of John Nider's "The 24 golden Harps," held at the University College in London. (see manuscript sources)

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Contributors Notes
 

Further research is necessary.

 
Date Started
 
1465
 
Date Finished
 
1527
 
Length
 
396