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Call No.: A/J94
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Jumelle family
Title: Papers of the Jumelle family, 1751-1925 (inclusive), 1751-1794 (bulk)
Quantity: 7 folders
Language of materials: Materials in French and English.
Abstract: Letters, bills, and miscellaneous documents of the Jumelle family.
Collection includes letters, bills, and miscellaneous documents, some dating from the period of the French Revolution. Included are letters from Modeste Jumelle, 1788-1794 to her family. She had been left behind in a convent in Paris when they returned to Saint-Domingue. Also included are love letters from Mademoiselle de Vanderstrate to Pierre Laurence Jumelle during the first year of the French Revolution, 1790. Remarks and notes re: the original of the papers, written by unidentified descendant, can be found in folder 1.