Scope and Content

A series of copies of letters and notes of conversations taken from originals written during the years 1815 and 1816 by persons directly or indirectly in contact with the Emperor Napoleon, 27 folios. The copies were made by F. H. H. Guillemard from originals all or mostly in his possession. Fos 1-4 are written in pencil upon notepaper. From fo. 5 onwards only the recto is written upon.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Presented by F.H.H. Guillemard, 1930.

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