Grasse, François Joseph Paul de Grasse, comte de, 1722-1788

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French naval officer.

From the description of Papers of François Joseph Paul de Grasse, comte de Grasse, 1781-1784. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79452775

François Joseph Paul Count de Grasse (1722-1788) was a French admiral who commanded the French fleet during the American revolution.

From the guide to the Campagne d'Amérique de M. Le Comte de Grasse Tilly en 1781 et 1782, holograph, 1782?, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

François Joseph Paul Count de Grasse (1722-1788) was a French admiral who commanded the French fleet during the American revolution.

From the description of Campagne d'Amérique de M. Le Comte de Grasse Tilly en 1781 et 1782, holograph, 1782? (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122378724

French admiral.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Brest, to Mlle de la Salle ("Chère Cousine"), 1781 Mar. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269566985

De Grasse, French admiral, commander of the French fleet at the end of the American Revolution.

Bougainville, chef d'escadre under de Grasse in the battle of the Chesapeake.

From the description of François Joseph Paul de Grasse letters to Louis-Antoine de Bougainville, 1781 Sep 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702164466

De Grasse, French admiral, commander of the French fleet at the end of the American Revolution.

Bougainville, chef d'escadre under de Grasse in the battle of the Chesapeake.

From the description of François Joseph Paul de Grasse letters to Louis-Antoine de Bougainville, 1781 Sep 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80435608

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referencedIn France. Marine. France, Navy, Collection, 1781. New-York Historical Society Library
creatorOf Grasse, François Joseph Paul, Comte de, 1722-1788. Autograph letter signed : Brest, to Mlle de la Salle ("Chère Cousine"), 1781 Mar. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Siege of York and Gloucester, Virginia, 1781 September 15 to October 17. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
creatorOf Grasse, François Joseph Paul de Grasse, comte de, 1722-1788. François Joseph Paul de Grasse letters to Louis-Antoine de Bougainville, 1781 Sep 7. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Nelson, Thomas, 1738-1789. Facsimile of a letter : Richmond, 1781 Sept. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Richard Henry Lee Papers, 1763-1823 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Losse de Bayac, Charles Joseph de, b. 1742. History and journal of Charles Joseph de Losse de Bayac [microform] : papers, 1763-1783. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Choiseul correspondence, 1777-1781 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
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referencedIn Johnson, Benjamin Newhall, 1856-1932. Papers, 1887-1932. Lynn Historical Society Library
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referencedIn Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786. Autograph letter signed : "High Hills," to Gen. Marion, 1781 Sept. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Henri César, marquis de Castellane Majastre papers, Castellane Majastre, Henri César, marquis de, 1713-1828 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
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creatorOf Campagne d'Amérique de M. Le Comte de Grasse Tilly en 1781 et 1782, holograph, 1782? New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Grasse, François Joseph Paul de Grasse, comte de, 1722-1788. François Joseph Paul de Grasse letters to Louis-Antoine de Bougainville, 1781 Sep 7. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Le Duc de Bourgogne, La Danae, La Belle-Poule, L'Union, and L'Amphitrite logbooks, 1761-1776 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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referencedIn France. Ministère de la marine et des colonies. Le Duc de Bourgogne, La Danae, La Belle-Poule, L'Union, and L'Amphitrite logbooks, 1761-1776. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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referencedIn The Naval History Society Collection, 1721-1995 (bulk 1781-1936) © 2011 New-York Historical Society
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referencedIn Journal ou Campagne des Armées de Terre et de Mer…, 1781-1782 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
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referencedIn Losse de Bayac, Charles Joseph de, b. 1742. History and journal of Charles Joseph de Losse de Bayac, 1763-1783. University of Virginia. Library
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referencedIn Bougainville, Louis-Antoine de, comte, 1729-1811. Louis-Antoine de Bougainville journals, 1778-1782. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Grasse, François Joseph Paul de Grasse, comte de, 1722-1788. Papers of François Joseph Paul de Grasse, comte de Grasse, 1781-1784. Library of Congress
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referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Siege of York and Gloucester, Virginia, 1781 September 15 to October 17 John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
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associatedWith Salle, Mlle de la, person
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United States
United States
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Birth 1722-09-13

Death 1788-01-11

French

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