Letter to Madame la Comtesse de Renty
This note was written by an amanuensis at Versailles, France, and pencilled notes indicate that it is signed by the Marquis de Castries (1727-1801) when he was Marechal de France. The letter is sent to Madame la Comtesse de Renty at the Convent de la Roquette, Faubourg, St. Antoine in Paris and is an acknowledgement of her request for payments, which are in arrears, and instructs her how and where she may receive what is due her.
- Creation: March 4, 1784
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase, Maggs Bros Rare Books, June 27, 1966.
Former SC temporary call number: MS (Box) 38: 12, part of temporary collection "Collection of 19th c. letters: Miscellaneous group of mainly English letters: mostly 19th c, some 20th c, a few 18th c."
- Guide to the Marquis Charles-Eugene-Gabriel Castries Collection
- Letter to Madame la Comtesse de Renty
- Finding aid prepared by mab, 2008. Finding aid encoded by mab, 2008.
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Letter to Madame la Comtesse de Renty, MS P670, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas