The Resource Journal du siege de Savannah septembre, et Octobre 1779. : Avec des observations de Mr. le C[om]te d'Estaing

Journal du siege de Savannah septembre, et Octobre 1779. : Avec des observations de Mr. le C[om]te d'Estaing

Label
Journal du siege de Savannah septembre, et Octobre 1779. : Avec des observations de Mr. le C[om]te d'Estaing
Title
Journal du siege de Savannah septembre, et Octobre 1779.
Title remainder
Avec des observations de Mr. le C[om]te d'Estaing
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Language
fre
Cataloging source
RIBRL
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1750-1781
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O'Connor, Antoine François Térence
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1729-1794
  • 1739-1800
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  • Estaing, Charles Henri
  • Rutledge, John
  • Heartman, Charles Francis
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  • Manuscripts, French
  • Manuscripts
  • Savannah (Ga.)
  • United States
Label
Journal du siege de Savannah septembre, et Octobre 1779. : Avec des observations de Mr. le C[om]te d'Estaing
Link
https://archive.org/details/journaldusiegede00ocon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Ms. codex
  • Manuscript written in three separate hands with table of contents, p. [1-10], 1st count, in one hand, and the rest of the document has one hand composing the right column [O'Connor] and a different hand composing the left [d'Estaing]
  • "Journal du siege de Savannah, avec des observations de M. d'Estaing, p. 1-11, is signed: M. O'Connor
  • "Journal de M. O'Connor", p. 11-67, printed in right hand column are marked "O" on succeeding pages, and is signed on p. 67: A bord de Hannibal le 20 8bre 1779. Signé O-Connor
  • "Supplement de M. d'Estaing", p. 11-70, printed in left hand column and are marked "E" on succeeding pages, and is signed on p. 70: A bord du Languedoc, en rade devant Savannah, le 25 8bre 1779
  • "Etat des forces de terre des Anglais en troupes reglée en Coraline [i.e. Carolina] et en Georgie tel qu'il ma êté remis par M. le gouverneur Rutlegh et le général Lincoln à Charlesthown [sic] le 3 7bre 1779", p. 71-72, is a tabulation of troop sizes based on reports of British deserters
  • "Copie de la lettre ecrite à M. Plombard, consul de France à Charles Thown [sic] par M. le v[icom]te de Fontanges au camp de Menishowse le 18 7bre 1779", p. 73-77
  • "Copie de la lettre de M. Plombart [sic] consul de France a M. le v[icom]te de Fontanges de Charlestowne [sic] le 23 7bre 1779": p. 77-81
  • Folded map, on page numbered 89, is in manuscript, without hand coloring, and shows the siege of Savannah, describing the positions of the French forces on sea and on land
  • Folded map, on page numbered 91, is in manuscript, hand colored in green, blue, pink and brown, and shows the siege of Savannah, describing the British forces and the French and American forces around and below the town
Extent
1 online resource ([12], 81, [1] pages, [2] folded leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • John Carter Brown Library copy bound in contemporary stiff green and gold floral wrappers; housed in a green morocco fitted slipcase measuring 32 cm. in height.
  • John Carter Brown Library copy acquired as a gift of the JCB Associates.
  • Provenance of the John Carter Brown Library copy: Ex libris C[harles] F[rancis] H[eartman]: round embossed bookplate on front pastedown.
Other physical details
maps)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Journal du siege de Savannah septembre, et Octobre 1779. : Avec des observations de Mr. le C[om]te d'Estaing
Link
https://archive.org/details/journaldusiegede00ocon
Publication
Note
  • Ms. codex
  • Manuscript written in three separate hands with table of contents, p. [1-10], 1st count, in one hand, and the rest of the document has one hand composing the right column [O'Connor] and a different hand composing the left [d'Estaing]
  • "Journal du siege de Savannah, avec des observations de M. d'Estaing, p. 1-11, is signed: M. O'Connor
  • "Journal de M. O'Connor", p. 11-67, printed in right hand column are marked "O" on succeeding pages, and is signed on p. 67: A bord de Hannibal le 20 8bre 1779. Signé O-Connor
  • "Supplement de M. d'Estaing", p. 11-70, printed in left hand column and are marked "E" on succeeding pages, and is signed on p. 70: A bord du Languedoc, en rade devant Savannah, le 25 8bre 1779
  • "Etat des forces de terre des Anglais en troupes reglée en Coraline [i.e. Carolina] et en Georgie tel qu'il ma êté remis par M. le gouverneur Rutlegh et le général Lincoln à Charlesthown [sic] le 3 7bre 1779", p. 71-72, is a tabulation of troop sizes based on reports of British deserters
  • "Copie de la lettre ecrite à M. Plombard, consul de France à Charles Thown [sic] par M. le v[icom]te de Fontanges au camp de Menishowse le 18 7bre 1779", p. 73-77
  • "Copie de la lettre de M. Plombart [sic] consul de France a M. le v[icom]te de Fontanges de Charlestowne [sic] le 23 7bre 1779": p. 77-81
  • Folded map, on page numbered 89, is in manuscript, without hand coloring, and shows the siege of Savannah, describing the positions of the French forces on sea and on land
  • Folded map, on page numbered 91, is in manuscript, hand colored in green, blue, pink and brown, and shows the siege of Savannah, describing the British forces and the French and American forces around and below the town
Extent
1 online resource ([12], 81, [1] pages, [2] folded leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • John Carter Brown Library copy bound in contemporary stiff green and gold floral wrappers; housed in a green morocco fitted slipcase measuring 32 cm. in height.
  • John Carter Brown Library copy acquired as a gift of the JCB Associates.
  • Provenance of the John Carter Brown Library copy: Ex libris C[harles] F[rancis] H[eartman]: round embossed bookplate on front pastedown.
Other physical details
maps)
Specific material designation
remote

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