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Napoleon, Emperor of the French, I, 1769-1821



  • Existence: August 15, 1769-May 5, 1821

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Bonaparte. S. lith. de Delpech., undated

 Item — Box: 1-296
Call Number: MSS 10
Scope and Contents: Portrait of Napolean Bonaparte.
Dates: undated

Theodore D. Buhl collection

Call Number: MS 110
Overview: Correspondence, 385 portraits, and other papers relating to Napoleon I. Included are letters to and from other monarchs, Napoleon's generals and military aides, statesmen associated with his administration, and other contemporary notables, collected by Theodore Buhl. Includes material relating to his family, particularly Josephine and Marie Louise.
Dates: 1769-1821

Decree, 1807 Sep 30

 Part of Collection — Box: 39, Folder: GROUP 1017, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ADS, dated at Fontainebleau, written in the hand of an amanuensis and signed by Napoleon, nullifying a small credit on Chateau de la Malmaison.
Dates: 1807 Sep 30

Historical picture collection

Call Number: MS 713
Overview: This collection consists of daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes, miniature paintings, and other direct positive photographic and non-photographic pictures, brought together here from numerous collections for special preservation and protection. Many of these pictures were formerly listed as part of the Yale Objects and Yale Picture Collections. Others were removed from various collections of personal and family papers: George Kittredge Collection, Gilman Family Papers, Chauncey Family Papers,...
Dates: 1780-1975

Jews of Italy collection of manuscripts and documents

Call Number: MS 1890
Overview: The collection consists of a variety of documents from Jewish communities in Italy, mainly in the northern regions of Piedmont, Emilia-Romagna, Lombardy and Veneto. The documents include records of Jewish communal organizations, correspondence of rabbis and community leaders, legal decisions, and liturgy. There are also official notices and rulings from various Italian authorities pertaining to the Jewish community. A portion of the documents in this collection relate to the emancipation of the...
Dates: 1568-1974, bulk 1750-1900

Louis-Marie de La Revellière-Lépeaux papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 549
Overview: The collection consists of correspondence, writings, official reports, subject files, printed materials, and personal papers documenting the life and political career of La Revellière-Lépeaux, particularly during the period of the First Republic (1792-1804). The papers span the years 1789-1872, encompassing early publications by La Revellière-Lépeaux through correspondence of La Revellière-Lépeaux's family after his death.Series I, Correspondence, contains letters from other French...
Dates: 1789-1872, bulk 1789-1815

Order to Marshal Louis-Alexandre Berthier, 1809 Aug 11

 Part of Collection — Box: 39, Folder: GROUP 1017, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ADS, dated at Schoenbrunn, Vienna, Austria. Accompanied by typescript notes and a TL, carbon, from Andrew Keogh, Yale University Librarian, to Thomas Farnam, Jun 18, 1938, regarding the document.

In French.
Dates: 1809 Aug 11

Frederick Sheldon Parker papers

Call Number: MS 1026
Overview: The papers consist entirely of Frederick S. Parker's research notes about Napoleon I in 24 volumes, a catalogue of his library, and manuscript copies of two works on Napoleon by French authors.
Dates: 1845-1916

Walter L. Pforzheimer collection of historical manuscripts

Call Number: GEN MSS 838
Overview: The Walter L. Pforzheimer Collection of Historical Manuscripts contains approximately 500 manuscript documents, circa 1370s-1870s, consisting of letters, legal documents, and other manuscripts written or signed by European heads of state, government, diplomatic, military or church officials, or literary authors. Most materials are French, including documents signed by French royalty and nobility, 14th-18th centuries. Many French manuscripts date from the French Revolution and Napoleonic Wars,...
Dates: circa 1370-1960s, bulk 1500-1830

Hester Lynch Piozzi Letters to Dr. William Makepeace Thackeray

Call Number: MSS 29
Overview: The collection comprises 98 autograph letters from Hester Lynch Piozzi to her friend and physician, Dr. William Makepeace Thackeray, dated between April 16, 1795, and September 10, 1816, compiled and bound together in a single album.
Dates: 1795-1816


Call Number: OSBORN FC112
Overview: Autograph items and copies.
Collection of letters and documents from his papers, chiefly relating to his service to the Prince of Wales, later George IV, king of Gt. Brit. (1762-1830).
Dates: [ca. 1796-1830]