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.
Origin: Bought at DROUOT 21.6.1991, stamp collector CB.
- Autograph letter signed (ALS)
- Number of Books
- History, Manuscripts, War history
- Author/ Illustrator
- Général Nicolas Antoine Sanson
- Book Title
- Lettre Autographe Signée au Citoyen Gandefroy
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- 23×18 cm