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Versailles, 18 April 1766. Ms., 1 p. 36 cm. Seal. Worming with loss...
"De par le Roy Sa Majesté ayant fait armer au port de Rochefort la Flûte la Coulisse pour porter à la Martinique et à la Guadeloupe des troupes... ordonne au Sr. de Beauregard Telincourt Capitaine de fregat... de faire route endroiture pour se rendre au fort Royal... avec le plus de celerité..." signed "Loüis.", Original digital object name: bei-m178b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Versailles, 9 June 1786. Ms. letter to Desligneris, signed
Signed, "tu as bien raison de penser, Mon cher Desligneris, que lorsque tu as été attaché au département de Brest, il ne m'a pas été possible de l'empîcher, ce changement étant forcé par les nouveaux arrangemens..." signed "le cte de la Touche", Original digital object name: bei-m311a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Voyage dans l'Amerique du Nord, Antilles, Mexique...
Voyage dans l'Amerique du nord, Antilles, Mexique, Etats unis, Canada et Terre Neuve 1859-1860-1861. ...The author, a French naval officer who became Inspector-General of the French Navy, published numerous articles on the natural history of many of the countries he visited (cf. Otto Lorenz, Manuel du libraire). This voyage in the frigate Cleopatre under the command of Vice-Admiral Ed. Penoud emphasizes the Mexican coast and Martinique., Original digital object name: bei-m590v1, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Warrawarou---Dubuque Proo Ground
Original digital object name: bei-m526a-d, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Wm Rawlin Barbad May 7th 1745 reced in Lond June 8th do. (docket title).
Signed, "Sir The Vessell, by which this goes, being an Express... with an Account of the Arrival of a Fleet of French Men o'War at... Martinique... I have received your Letters... concerning the Affair of your Brother Sir Joseph's Children and the Heir of Samuel Brome; all which I have laid before your Lawyers here..."Phillipps Ms. 17094., Original digital object name: bei-m092, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
[Copy of an order from De La Croix to De La Neuville]…
[Copy of an order from De La Croix to De La Neuville]For verification of declarations made by all merchants concerning food and cargo in incoming and outgoing vessels., Original digital object name: bei-m074d, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
[Journal of the siege of Martinique] 19 Dec. 1761 through 26 Feb...
[Journal of the siege of Martinique]December 19, 1761. -- "...I have sail'd from English harbour, Antigua, in the Levant Fregate of war... Capt. Laforey, to join the fleet... against The Martinique. We had received intelligence that admiral Rodney was arriv'd at Barbadoes, we had also intelligence that the troops under the command of general Monchton were actually saild from New-York..."December 29, 1761. -- "Thursday morning, we arrived In Carlisle Bay... found general Monchton... admiral Rodney, Sir James Douglas and commodore Swanton. The whole Bay afforded a noble sight being crouded with wessels of war and transports..."January 5, 1762. -- "The whole Fleet... sail'd... against Martinique."January 6, 1762. -- "The whole flet lay to, in order not to be seen by the ennemy...""Thursday at about 2o'clock in the afternoon. Sir James Douglas... went into St. Annes Bay and silenced 3 several Batterys..."Friday morn. January 8th. -- "At night a firing on the fleet from several batteries..."Written by an English officer aboard Levant in the fleet commanded by Rear Admiral George Brydges Rodney, giving a day-by-day, firsthand account., Written by an unidentified officer who served in the Siege of Martinique., A reference is made to a Native American named "Flying Arrow", who is brother to the "famous Silver Heels", and who was wounded in the breast during battle., Original digital object name: bei-m152, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
[Paris? 1748?] Ms. letter, signed, to the Comte de Saxe
Signed, "M ayant jgnoré jusqua ce moment le fois d'un Jeune naigre nommé laviolette agé de 15 ans... qui jay amené en 1744 de lamartinique ou mon mary Etois jntendant..." signed "Latres." Has just now found out that her slave, La Violette, has been impressed into military service in France., Original digital object name: bei-m098a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
[Rough draft of a letter to the new Chef de la Marine with marginal…
Unsigned, [Rough draft of a letter to the new Chef de la Marine with marginal notes] "Monseigneur jay appris avec Bien du plaisir la justisse que le roy Vous a rendu En Vous confiant Le Soin de sa marine... jause Esperer... que Vous tienderes cette Lettre segrete... sans cuy je cours risque... du nouvelle persecutions..." "Autograph Collection of Dr. Max Thorek Chicago" stamped on last page., Original digital object name: bei-m085, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
[consular passport] Washington, D.C., 27 Dec. 1861
[consular passport]"United States of America. Department of State. To all to whom these presents shall come, Greeting: Know Ye, that the bearer hereof, Andrew J. Carothers, Esquire, Consul of the United States, at Martinique, West Indies, is now proceeding thither. ..." signed "William H. Seward", Original digital object name: bei-m595, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
aujourhd'hui dix deCembre mille Sept Cents Quatre vingth dix huit,...
"aujourd'hui dix deCembre mille Sept Cents quatre vingt dix huit, je soussignée, promets de payer à Mademoiselle deslignery, a Commencer de Cejour, Les biens de Sa maison que j'occupe. ..." [4,000 livres per year, improvements except "des ustencilles necessaires à ma manufacture de liqueur" to become Deslignery's], signed "japprouve lécriture cy dessus -- acha[?]d chassevent", Original digital object name: bei-m399, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
bei-m377
"Impositions. ..." Printed form, blanks filled in ms., asking payment for "Capitation," "Imposition sur les maisons," and "Nègres justiciés." 1 p. each, as follows:, Original digital object name: bei-m377, This digital resource is provided by Burke Library, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
bei-m404a-b
Notice, sur les Moyens d'obtenir pour nos Colonies des plants vivans de Quinquina. ..."...Toutes les espèces de quinquina ne se sont trouvées jusqu'à  présent que sur les montagnes du Pérou... Il est probable que les bonnes espèces de quinquina réussiront dans les montagnes de la Martinique, de la Guadeloupe et de Bourbon..." followed by detailed instructions for transporting live plants., Original digital object name: bei-m404a-b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
bei-m418ec2
Original digital object name: bei-m418ec2, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
bei-m590v2
Original digital object name: bei-m590v2, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
journal du voyage du Baron Grant en revenant de l'isle de france en Europe, en 1758. (ms. cover title)
Original digital object name: bei-m126, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
la Touche, _ de, fl. 1786. Versailles, 21 April 1786. Ms. letter to...
Signed, la Touche, _____ de, fl. 1786."Aussitot la reception de ta lettre, mon cher Desligneris, j'ai écrit à M. Bernoy pour le prier dune procurer la décharge de la Soumission..." signed "la Touche", Original digital object name: bei-m309d, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
quittance de Mr. Soudin par devant Mr. Le Camus. Juillet 1794. (docket title)
"17 Juillet 1794 quittance Par M. Soudon a Mrs. les heritiers de Made. l'Epine. (docket title on first page), Original digital object name: bei-m361a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.

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