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Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: June 29, 1805-April 16, 1859

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

 

Académie française autograph collection

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 1339
Overview: Correspondence and other documents signed by circa 200 members of the Académie française, 1637-1926 and undated, assembled by an unidentified collector, possibly American autograph collector Howes Norris, Jr. (1867-1938), of Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts. Most are autograph letters, signed; other contents include literary writings, legal documents, and a few documents concerning administration of the Académie française. Many are accompanied by descriptions from vendor catalogs, engraved...
Dates: 1637-1926, bulk 1750-1900

Letter : Paris, France, to an unidentified recipient, 1847 Apr 23

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 580, Folder: F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "Monsieur."

In French.
Dates: 1847 Apr 23

Letter : Paris, to an editor of the Journal des Débats, 1856 Sep 15

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 580, Folder: F-6
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS recommending the work of a colleague, M. Monnard, a professor at the University of Bonn and historian of Switzerland. Originally sent with a sample of Monnard's work.

With an annotated engraved portrait of Tocqueville, 1877.

In French.
Dates: 1856 Sep 15

Letter : Paris, to [François Mignet], 1849 May 6

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 580, Folder: F-4
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS discussing the education and preparation of his cousin "M. de Chateaubriand" for diplomatic work.

In French.
Dates: 1849 May 6

Letter : to an unidentified recipient, [ca. 1842]

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 580, Folder: F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "Monsieur," a member of the Academie Française, regarding Tocqueville's candidacy to the Academy, with references to M. François Ancelot and Pierre Ballanche.

In French.
Dates: [ca. 1842]

Letter : to an unidentified recipient, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 580, Folder: F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "Monsieur de Bourke."

With ALS, dated Dec 14, to Madame la Comtesse de Bourke from Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de Lafayette.

In French.
Dates: n.d.

Letters, 1844, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 580, Folder: F-5
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: One ALS, dated 1844 Oct 7 on address leaf to "Monsieur Travers Secrétaire de l'académie royale à Caen," offering his support to the Academy, and two brief, undated ALS to Émile Forgues.

In French.
Dates: 1844, n.d.

Letters, [ca. 1833], [ca. 1842]

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 580, Folder: F-7
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Two ALS concerning publication of his works, one addressed to his publisher H. Fournier and one to an unidentified recipient.

In French.
Dates: [ca. 1833], [ca. 1842]

Mailliard Family papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 341
Overview: The major part of these papers consist of correspondence, business papers and memorabilia relating to Joseph Bonaparte, ex-king of Naples and Spain. These were accumulated by Louis Hypolite Mailliard who acted as secretary to Bonaparte and was later executor of his estate. Most of these papers related to the affairs of the estate, including property in Bordentown, New Jersey, where Napoleon lived in exile from 1816 to 1839. A small amount of the correspondence as well as journals kept by Louis...
Dates: 1785-1896

Tocqueville family papers

 Unprocessed
Call Number: 2016-genm-0068
Dates: circa 1810-1959

Yale Tocqueville Manuscripts

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 982
Overview: The Yale Tocqueville Manuscripts collection contains papers of both Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont, intermixed. The papers include correspondence, personal papers, and autograph manuscripts by Tocqueville (including the autograph manuscript of De La Democratie en Amerique), Beaumont, and their families and associates, as well as autograph copies of Tocqueville and Beaumont documents by contemporary and later copyists, and photoduplicated copies of originals held elsewhere in...
Dates: circa 1802-1960, bulk 1831-1840