Mainz. (n.d.). In YourDictionary. Retrieved from https://www.yourdictionary.com/Mainz
A city of west-central Germany at the confluence of the Rhine and Main Rivers west-southwest of Frankfurt. Built on the site of a Roman camp founded in the 1st century BC, it is an important industrial and commercial city. Johann Gutenberg established a printing industry here in the 15th century.x
The theory was that all the imperial business in Germany was supervised by the elector of Mainz, and for Italy by the elector of Cologne.
Forster in Mainz (Gotha, 1863); A.
For texts see Vincenzio Nussi, Quinquaginta conventiones de rebus ecclesiasticas (Rome, 1869; Mainz, 1870); Branden, Concordata inter S.
His enemies at home were crushed, and their leader, Berthold, elector of Mainz, was dead; while the outlook abroad was more favourable than it had been since his accession.
In 1666 he was appointed teacher of 'medicine at Mainz and body-physician to the archbishop-elector; and the same year he was made councillor of commerce (Commerzienrat) at Vienna, where he had gained the powerful support of Albrecht, Count Zinzendorf, prime minister and grand chamberlain of the emperor Leopold I.