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Rochambeau, Jean-Baptiste-Donatien de Vimeur, comte de, 1725-1807


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Letter, Jean-Baptiste-Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau, to François Jean, chevalier de Chastellux, 1782 July 20

 Item — Box 7, Folder: 1782.07.20
Identifier: 2018-SC-019-003
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed. Blindstamped "Archives de Chastellux." Rochambeau writes about Washington's plans for the 1782 campaign and news from Europe.

Dates: 1782 July 20

Letter, to Christopher Greene, 1780 November 27

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 1780.11.27
Identifier: 2018-SC-019-001
Scope and Contents Letter in Alexander Hamilton's hand, signed by Washington. Washington issues orders for Colonel Christopher Greene's First Rhode Island Regiment, which included formerly enslaved African American soldiers, to march from Newport to West Point under Rochambeau. Washington writes, "only come on with such officers as are to remain in service on the new arrangement and such men as engaged for the war, or at least for a term, that will last through the next campaign. The other men you may dismiss,...
Dates: 1780 November 27

[Yorktown Campaign] Map no 1. Carte Generale de l'isle de New York et des environs. Map no 2. Reconnaissance Geometrique des Ouvrages du Nord de L'isle de New York faite les 21 et 22 Juillet 1781. With an accompanying manuscript, Réflexions Sur L'attaque de Newyork, approximately 1781-1782

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2020-IL-001-206x
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection contains approximately 300 rare printed maps, unique manuscript maps, and published texts collected by Richard H. Brown, which pertain to the American Revolutionary War era.

Dates: approximately 1781-1782

Additional filters:

United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 3
Correspondence 2
Maps (documents) 2
African American soldiers 1
Gloucester (Va.) 1