• Call Number: C0063_c02114
    Container: Box 20, Folder 13

Leipzig, Battle of

1 folder

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: 1813.

Located In: Box 20, Folder 13

Extent: 1 folder

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research use. Researchers may be required to use surrogates of collection items stored in special vault facilities.

Description

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.

Preferred Citation

Leipzig, Battle of; 1813; Andre De Coppet Collection, Box 20, Folder 13; Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.