Lilly Library Manuscript Collections

LASSELLE MSS.

The Lasselle mss., 1201-1840, are papers of Hyacinth Lasselle, 1806-1876, judge. They were assembled for the use of the heirs of Francois Bosseron in presenting claims to Congress for reimbursement for provisions supplied by Bosseron during the American Revolution. Among the papers are legal documents, certificate of baptism, correspondence, a military order, a commission, marriage agreement, and genealogy records of the Drouet de Richarville family.

Collection size: 20 items

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