Leipzig, Battle of
This collection is stored at Firestone Library.
Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room
Collection Creator: De Coppet, Andre,
Located In: Box 20, Folder 13
Extent: 1 folder
Collection is open for research use. Researchers may be required to use surrogates of
collection items stored in special vault facilities.
Collection of 24 orders and dispatches written by various individuals relating to
the Battle of Leipzig during the Napoleonic Wars. All items are in French; four
are signed by Napoleon. The portfolio of orders is said to have been lost by
French Marshal Etienne MacDonald during the battle and rediscovered in 1934 by the
family of Captain Karl Von Münsterberg. 36 pp. total.
Leipzig, Battle of; 1813; Andre De Coppet Collection, Box 20, Folder 13; Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.