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help reading an email

Postby Anizio » 23 Nov 2015, 12:26

Usually I do not have trouble with normal Italian but I received an email from an archive saying they found something that may interest me relating to my great-great grandfather's grandfather, however I can't really understand the description they gave:

carteggio relativo alla nomina a medico segreto di Sua Santità

If anyone could explain to me what it means I would appreciate it.
It seems like it says my ancestor was named as a secret physician to the Pope, but I'm not entirely sure.

Thanks!
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Re: help reading an email

Postby PippoM » 23 Nov 2015, 13:40

You are right. It seems they have documents related to that.
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