Alexandre Macdonald Letters 1807-1840


Alexandre Macdonald Letters 1807-1840

Letters from the French military leader and legislator to three generations of the Billacoys family.

2 folders (SC)



SNAC Resource ID: 6362161

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Billacoys family. (family)

Macdonald, Etienne-Jacques-Joseph-Alexandre, duc de Tarente, 1765-1840 (person)

Epithet: General; Mar√©chal de France British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000798.0x0000c3 √Čtienne Jacques Joseph Alexandre MacDonald (1765-1840) was a Marshal of France and military leader during the French Revolutionary Wars and the Napoleonic Wars, regarded with respect for both his military achievements and his personal character. Born in France to Jacobite Scottish parents, he embarked o...