• Call Number: C0063_c00873
    Container: Box 10, Folder 22

Duportail, Louis Le Begue (1742-1802)

1 item

This collection is stored at Firestone Library.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Collection Creator: De Coppet, Andre, 1892-1953..

Dates: dates not examined.

Located In: Box 10, Folder 22

Extent: 1 item

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

Researchers are required to use surrogates.

Description

French general who served as chief engineer in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. Copy of letter written from the Camp at Whitemarsh [near Philadelphia]. To Claude Louis, Comte de St. Germain. Outlining the immediate campaign and discussing the long range military situation, feelings toward France, and advantages of helping the United States. 6 pp.

Preferred Citation

Duportail, Louis Le Begue (1742-1802); dates not examined; Andre De Coppet Collection, Box 10, Folder 22; Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.