• Souvanna Phouma, Prince of Laos, papers, 1961 January 1-1970 December 31

    Prince and prime minister of Laos. Copies of ten volumes of diaries with inserted material such as letters, cables, memoranda, communiqués, clippings, and other printed material reflecting Souvanna Phouma's role as nationalist and conciliator of the political factions within Laos.

    • Contributor: Souvanna Phouma, Prince of Laos - Souvanna Phouma
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Marquis de Lafayette papers, 1757-1990

    Soldier and statesman. Correspondence, letterbooks, writings, speeches, reports, minutes, notes, military records, financial and legal documents, family papers, broadsides, and other papers relating chiefly to the Marquis de Lafayette's military, political, and private life, as well as to French and American history of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Subjects include Lafayette's involvement in the American Revolution and in the French revolutions of ...

    • Contributor: Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, Marquis De - Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Vans Murray papers, 1778-1805

    Diplomat and United States representative from Maryland. Correspondence, diaries, and official documents pertaining to Murray's diplomatic activities as minister to the Netherlands (1797-1801) and as minister plenipoteniary to France (1799-1800).

    • Contributor: Murray, William Vans
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edmond Charles Genet papers, 1734-1895

    French diplomat and first minister of the French Republic to the United States. Correspondence written and received during Genet's diplomatic service in Russia and the United States; also legation accounts, extracts from English newspapers, notes relating to England and America, scientific papers, a memoir prepared by his son, Geo. Clinton Genet, and other descendants, and printed material.

    • Contributor: Genet, Edmond Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Philippe Bunau-Varilla papers, 1877-1955

    Panamanian diplomat and engineer. Correspondence, speeches, writings, legal records, newspaper clippings, and other papers concerning Bunau-Varilla's activities in the United States, his efforts to gain support for completion of the Panama Canal, and his role in the Panamanian revolution and as minister plenipotentiary for the new government.

    • Contributor: Bunau Varilla, Philippe
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Records of the Ministère des affaires étrangères, France, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Includes Correspondance Politique (selections from Angleterre, Espagne, and États-Unis), Mémories et Documents (selections from Amérique, Angleterre, États-Unis, and France), selections from the Service Géographique series and selections from the Correspondance consulaire et commerciale from the Archives de Ministère and selections from BI and BIII of the Consular correspondence from the Archives Nationales. In part, microfilm edition available, nos. 9,308-19,022. Microfilm, enlargement ...

    • Contributor: France. Ministère Des Affaires Étrangères
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Charles Guillaume Frédéric Dumas papers, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Chiefly correspondence from John and Abigail Adams. Colonial agent in Holland. Collection material in French, with English. MSS19091 2 volumes. 2 containers.

    • Contributor: Dumas, Charles Guillaume Frédéric
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Jean-Antoine-Nicolas Caritat, marquis de Condorcet, papers, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. First and second holograph drafts of Condorcet's Eloge of Benjamin Franklin, with a secretary's final copy, annotated by Condorcet. Microfilm edition available, no. 16,761. Microfilm produced from originals in the Manuscript Division. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 1976. In part, handwritten transcripts. [S.l.]. Purchase, 1908. French philosopher, mathematician, and politician. Collection material in French. MSS65611 2 items. 2 ...

    • Contributor: Condorcet, Jean Antoine Nicolas De Caritat
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Turkish embassy records, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Logbook for correspondence kept at the Turkish embassy in Washington, D.C. Transfer, Library of Congress Cataloging Division, 1932. Collection material in French. Forms part of: Miscellaneous Manuscripts collection. MSS2667 1 volume (174 pages).

    • Contributor: Turkey. Büyük Elçilik (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Collection des mélanges de Colbert, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Principally letters (1649-1677) to Colbert; memoirs (1670-1671) written by Colbert's son, the Marquis de Seignelay; selected orders for payment from the royal treasury (1652-1672); and other material relating to French colonial and commercial activities in America. Includes selections from volumes 31, 84, 101, 105-108, 109 bis, 111-120, 121 bis-131 bis, 133-140, 141 bis-147, 149-166, 167-170, 171-176 bis, 270-271, 273-274, and 287-289. ...

    • Contributor: Seignelay, Jean Baptiste Colbert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Proclamation of Claude-Victor Perrin, duc de Bellune, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Transcript of a proclamation issued by Bellune as Napoleon I's captain-general in Louisiana notifying its citizens that the territory had been ceded by Spain to France. Typewritten transcript. [S.l.]. Gift, Howard Memorial Library, New Orleans, La., 1918. French public official and army officer. Full name: Claude-Victor Perrin. Known as Victor. Named duc de Bellune in 1808. Collection material in French, with ...

    • Contributor: Bellune, Claude Victor Perrin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Précis historique des evenmens maritimes qui ont en lieu pendant les guerres de 1741, 1756, 1778 et depuis 1792 ... : Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Three volumes (numbered 2, 3, 4) relate chiefly to French involvement in the American revolution; title page indicates author (M.C. de Bxxxxx) was "Capitaine de Vaisseau en retraite, Chevalier de St. Louis." Purchase, 1900. French naval officer. Collection material in French. MSS62851 3 items.

    • Contributor: Bremoy [?] De
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Louis-Marie, baron Turreau de Garambouville, correspondence, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Copy of a letter (1806 December 24) written by Denis Decrès, French naval minister, to Turreau de Garambouville and two letters (1807 February 28 and March 17) written by Turreau de Garambouville to Victor Hugues, French commissioner in Saint Domingue (Haiti). The letters relate to the British and French commercial policies that led to the American embargo, 1807-1809. In part, handwritten ...

    • Contributor: Turreau De Garambouville, Louis Marie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Records of the French Agence Général du Clergé, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Volume (153 pages) containing copies of records from series G8 498, 701 relating, in part, to a French loan to the U.S. Negative photocopies of originals in: Archives Nationales (Paris). France: Archives Nationales, Paris Acquisition, 20th century. Collection material in French. MSS79368 1 item.

    • Contributor: France. Agence Général Du Clerge
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Collection cinq cents de Colbert, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Includes selections from volumes 17, 45, 88-89, 126, 199, 203-04, 151, 291, 323-24, 334, 337-39, 341, 466-67, 470, 473, 476, 478, 483, and 497, relating in part to French maritime, commercial and diplomatic matters. Photostats of originals in the Bibliothèque Nationale (Paris). Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, France French statesman. M. Colbert was the marquis de Seignelay. Collection material in French. Finding aid ...

    • Contributor: Colbert, Jean Baptiste
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Eugene Maximilien Haitian collection, 1847-1933 Catalog Record Only

    Texts mainly in French, with some in English and Spanish; printed guide and introductory matter in English. Title from guide. "Published in cooperation with the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division: The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations." Variant series title on container: Schomburg Center collections. Accompanied by a printed guide (59 p. ; ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996