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Claudius Crozet Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0059
Scope and Contents The bulk of the material is in French and chronicles Crozet's early years in France prior to his move to the United States in 1816. Included are letters and military orders; discourses on linguistics and grammar; papers pertaining to his marriage and family, and mementos relating to his daughter, Adele, who died in 1830. In addition, the collection contains two letters from Thomas Jefferson to Crozet, both dated 1821. The...

Edwin L. Dooley, Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0295
Scope and Contents A collection of research materials compiled by historian Edwin L. Dooley, Jr. The bulk concerns the history of the Ecole Polytechnique and includes transcriptions of minutes of the "Council of Instruction and Administration of th Ecole Polytechnique" [Governing Board], 1794-1799; related research files; biographical information about individuals connected with the school; books; correspondence between Dooley and Ecole officials; and copies of manuscripts. The collection also contains material...

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  • Names: Crozet, Claudius, 1790-1864 X
  • Subject: Engineers -- France -- Biography X

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