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Strasbourg (France)--History

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Jean-Baptiste-Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 R58
Scope and Contents Includes a couple of originals, copies prepared in the 18th century as well as typed transcripts of letters, 1782, of the Comte de Rochambeau concerning a variety of topics: seizures of blacks belonging to state of Virginia; reenforcements for French troops and acknowledgment of thanks of Williamsburg, Va. for French aid; a letter, 6 Sept, 1789, written while Rochambeau was commander of garrison at Strasbourg, France and dealing with riots (original and typed transcript); photostats of...

Young Family Photograph Album of Germany

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01593
Scope and Contents 50 black and white photographs inserted into a small tourist photo album depicting showing various places in Germany while the Young family visited family from the United States. There are quite a few images of the Rhine River as well as Strasbourg, Cologne, and Leipzig where relatives Adolph, Walter, Jane and Emma lived. Two images show a little girl in Cologne in front of a Christmas Tree and nine images are of the re-militarization of Cologne by Hitler's Reichswehr army in early March. In...