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Baron de Watergeul Boom Letter

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Identifier: SC 00666
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Letter written on December 4, 1781 from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania by Baron de Watergeul Boom to "Mon Cher Ami" concerning celebration on board French ship after Yorktown Campaign. He writes poetry about the party, particularly talking of bachelorhood. Baron de Watergeul Boom may be a pseudonym. Includes poem with classical allusion which is annotated. Original letter is written in French, but English transcription is included.

Tuffin Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.1 T81, 1994.28
Scope and Contents Photocopies of papers, 1777-1783, from the Washington Papers at the Library of Congress relating to Marquis de La RouÃrie known in the American Revolution as Charles Armand Tuffin. Includes "With Sword in Hand", an English translation by J. D. Hufham of the work published in France under title "Le Marquis de la Rouerie et la Conjuration Bretonne", by G. Lenotre. 1994.28 Addition is filed in front of Box 1. ALS. Armand, Monsieur de la Rouerie from Staunton, Virginia on...

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