Eugene de Beauharnais archive, 1788-1849 (bulk 1805-1814)


Beauharnais, Eugène de, 1781-1824. Eugene de Beauharnais archive, 1788-1849 (bulk 1805-1814)

Eugene de Beauharnais archive, 1788-1849 (bulk 1805-1814)

Contains correspondence, reports, and documents of Beauharnais, primarily accumulated by him in his capacity as viceroy of the Napoleonic Kingdom of Italy (1805-1814), relating to European military affairs during the Napoleonic era.

67.22 cu. ft. (138 boxes, 11 flat cases)



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