In the 1750s, Frankfurt’s position on the River Main was an outstanding location for business. People would come from all over Europe to sell their goods at the Harvest Fair. Mostly freshly harvested goods but also books could be found for sale in the side streets and marketplace.

The city’s population was growing because of trade, and also for the religious freedom Frankfurt had offered for 200 years.

Kings and Emperors were crowned in St. Bartholomew’s, one of the most famous churches in the Holy Roman Empire.

Still, there was unrest in Frankfurt. Protests against the power of City Council sometimes resulted in serious revolts, which were violently repressed.
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