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Du Pont de Nemours, Francoise Robin Poivre, 1748-1841

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1748 - 1841

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours and Francoise du Pont de Nemours letters (photocopies)

 Collection
Accession: 0597
Abstract:

Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours (1739-1817) was a French political economist, writer, publisher, and public administrator. Françoise Robin du Pont (1748-1841) was the second wife of du Pont de Nemours. The collection contains photocopies of letters of both du Pont de Nemours. His letter regards obtaining a "safe conduct" passport while heading a scientific expedition being sent to North America by the Institute National. Her letters are with a Bergen Point, New Jersey former neighbor, C. Preudhomme, and his son.

Dates: 1789; 1811