Prince Napoléon Bonaparte, Joseph Charles Paul
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Prince Napoléon Bonaparte, Joseph Charles Paul

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Letter signed, one page, 7,5 x 9,5 inch, personal blind embossed stationery, Paris, 3.07.1858, in French, to General Morris (commander of the regular cavalry of Algeria) - recommending him Nicolas Pinard for the `military medal`, signed as Minister for Algeria and the Colonies (24 June 1858 to 21 March 1859) in black ink "Napoléon", with intersecting letter folds and mild foxing - in fine condition. Accompanied by a carte de visit of Prince Napoléon Bonaparte. In parts: "... Je recommande à toute votre bienveillance le nommé Pinard (Niclas), trompette au 2. Escadron du 2. régiment de la garde Impériale, auquel je porte beaucoup d`interet, l`ayant connu, il y a vingt ans, à 1. Ecole militaire de Louisebourg, en Würtemberg. Si vous croyez pouvoir le proposer pour la medaille militaire, je vous en serai très reconnaissant..." Translated: "... With your goodwill I recommend the named Pinard (Niclas), trumpeter of the 2nd Squadron of the 2nd Regiment of the Imperial Guard, whom I am very much interested in since I have met him twenty years ago at the first military academy in Louisebourg, in Wurttemberg , If you think you could suggest him for the military medal, I would be very grateful..."

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SKU 6025284
Profession Second son of Jérôme Bonaparte, king of Westphalia, by his wife Princess Catherine of Württemberg
Year of birth 1822
year of death 1891
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 7,5 x 9,5
Condition fine
Type of Autograph letters