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Toussaint Louverture letters

Redwood Library and Athenaeum

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Collection Overview

Title: Toussaint Louverture letters
Date range: 1800-1802
Creator: Toussaint Louverture, 1743-1803
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract: Toussaint Louverture (1743-1803) was the leader of the Haitian Revolution (1794-1804) and in these two letters, written in French, he writes to a fellow citizen requesting the payment of certain accounts.
Language of materials: French
Repository: Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection number: RLC.Ms.532