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Marquis de Lafayette letters

Title
Marquis de Lafayette letters, 1781-1834.
Author
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834.

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Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 4490Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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.1 linear foot (1 folder)
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  • Some material was originally received as part of the Ford and Thomas Addis Emmet collections.
Call Number
MssCol 4490
OCLC
861635626
Author
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834.
Title
Marquis de Lafayette letters, 1781-1834.
Restricted Access
Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Summary
Letters from the Marquis de Lafayette to various parties written between 1791 and 1834. Letters to Colonel Timothy Pickering and Maryland governor Thomas Sim Lee pertain to military matters; an 1834 letter to Joseph Hume expresses concern for Polish refugees displaced by Prussian authorities. Other letters relate to social engagements and personal affairs; recipients include Hugues-Bernard Maret, 1st Duc de Bassano, and Peter Stephen Du Ponceau. In English and French.
Provenance
Some material was originally received as part of the Ford and Thomas Addis Emmet collections.
Occupation
Soldiers.
Added Author
Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844, recipient.
Hume, Joseph, 1777-1855, recipient.
Lee, Thomas Sim, 1745-1819, recipient.
Maret, Hugues-Bernard, duc de Bassano, 1763-1839, recipient.
Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829, recipient.
Ford collection.
Emmet collection.
Research Call Number
MssCol 4490
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