Général Nicolas Antoine Sanson - Lettre Autographe Signée au Citoyen Gandefroy - 1803

Description
Général Nicolas Antoine Sanson - Lettre Autographe Signée au Citoyen Gandefroy - 1803
History, Manuscripts, War history - Quantity: 1 - Autograph letter signed (ALS)

3 Messidor An XI
Letter of appointment of citizen Gandefroy geographer engineer.

Nice header with emblematic vignette (No: CB.596)

"I warn you, citizen that the Minister of war by the decision of 27 Prairial appointed you to the employment of geographer engineer of 3rd class having rank of Lieutenant of cavalry to be employed in this quality under the orders of Cn Heury Director of topographical Office in Helvetia [Switzerland].
In receipt of my letter you will present you to the Commissioner of the 1st military division to obtain a roadmap for Colmar [Alsace] where you will go.. Etc..
I salute you.
Signed: SANSON.

Origin: Bought at DROUOT 21.6.1991, stamp collector CB.

Lot details
Object
Autograph letter signed (ALS)
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Manuscripts, War history
Author/ Illustrator
Général Nicolas Antoine Sanson
Book Title
Lettre Autographe Signée au Citoyen Gandefroy
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1803
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Dimensions
23×18 cm
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