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MS Fr 413

Roux Frères (Firm). Roux Frères (Firm) papers concerning the loss of ships, 1778-1781: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Location: f
Call No.: MS Fr 413
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Roux Frères (Firm).
Title: Roux Frères (Firm) papers concerning the loss of ships,
Date(s): 1778-1781.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.3 linear ft.)
Abstract: Documents and correspondence from French ship-owning company Roux Frères concerning ships lost during the American Revolution.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

47M-116F. Gift of Dr. William Inglis Morse; received: 1947 December 15.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Roux Frères (Firm) Papers Concerning the Loss of Ships, 1778-1781 (MS Fr 413). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by title.

Scope and Contents

Collection of manuscript documents and correspondence concerning a French ship-owning company from Marseilles and the ships lost during the American Revolution. Relates to cargoes, prizes of war, insurance, and difficulties between France and Great Britain.

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