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Wurtemberg duc de, Charles Eugene, 1728-1793

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1728 - 1793

Charles Eugene, Duke of W├╝rttemberg was was the eldest son, and successor, of Charles Alexander; his mother was Princess Marie Auguste of Thurn and Taxis. Charles Eugene was known for his interest in agriculture and travel and is considered the inspiration behind today's Hohenheim university.

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Charles Eugene Wurtemberg letter

Mss 776617
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 776617
Scope and Contents Two-page letter from Charles Eugene Wurtemberg of Hohenheim to Francois Marie Arouet de Voltaire telling Voltaire that because of the financialsate of his principality, he is postponing the payment due Voltaire until next spring.