Madagascar,1775

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Maurice-Auguste, Baron de Benyowzky to M le Chevalier Sanglier - The Samburive men are accepted for service, having submitted to the French Government and are to be accepted as their own. Other chiefs and people, mortal enemies of the Samburives, are to come to him at once or be regarded as foes. The Samburives may need assistance which should be given.

- embarkation authorised

- instructing Sanglier, or in his absence M Perthuis, to use the canon loaded with blanks, but to have ammunition ready

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for Madagascar, 1794-1879 (list E2), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note

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