Facsimile. Receipt, To: French Clergy From: Treasurer to King Louis, XVI, [n.d.].

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On back, notes by ESK: ". . . of receipt written by the Treasurer of the King Louis XVI, of the "free gift" of the French Clergy to aid in prosecuting the war against England in claiming rights to control of the seas -- and which ended in her defeat and one result was the Independence of the U.S. of America when England signed the Treaty of Peace of 1783."

Format: Manuscript
Language: French
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