Collection: William Jarvis and Co. letter

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William Jarvis and Co. letter

Mss 808152
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 808152

Description

Three-page letter from William Jarvis and Co. in Lisbon to Nicholas Gilman in Washington, telling him that, yesterday, Gen. Junot took posession of the government of Portugal. Writer had decided to solicit a government appointment in the Brazils.

Dates

  • 1808-02-02

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

In English.

General

Andoche Junot Abrantes (1771-1813), Portugal, Napoleon I, Emperor of Francs, Peninsular War (1807-1814), Charles Jarvis (1748-1807), Mrs. Charles Jarvis (2nd wife), US Commerce, Portugal, Joao VI, King of Portugal, Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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