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Colonial Wars: The French in America

of 10 December 1996


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SELECTED MANUSCRIPT COLLECTIONS

 

Public Archives of Canada (Ottawa, Ontario)

 

Manuscript Group 1. Archives des Colonies.

Series C 11 E. Des limites et des postes.

Vol. 10. Revalité des colonies anglaises et

françaises d'Amérique du Nord, 1686-1764.

Series E. Dossiers personnels.

 

Manuscript Group 2. Archives de la Marine.

Series C7. Personnel individuel.

 

Manuscript Group 3. Archives Nationales.

Series K. Monuments Historiques.

Vol. 1232, nos. 50-51. Vaudreuil Papers.

 

Manuscript Group 4. Archives de la Guerre.

Series A1. Archives Historiques et Archives Administratives, 1636-1759.

Series Xb. Archives des corps de troupe.

Series Yb. Contrôles.

Series Yd. Dossiers personnels.

 

Manuscript Group 18. Pre-Conquest Papers.

Series G. Governors and Intendants, Canada.

No. 2. Vaudreuil Papers.

No. 8. Bigot.

Series K. French Officers.

No. 3. Lotbiniére.

No. 7. Montcalm.

No. 8. Lévis.

No. 9. Bourlamaque.

No. 10. Bougainville.

No. 11. Malartic.

No. 12. La Grandville, M., la Chevardière de.