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Napoleon, III, 1808-1873 (Emperor of the French)



  • Existence: 1808 - 1873

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

 Item — Container: DCPP/AMO/4

Diary of Anne Elizabeth Fisher, vol IV, 1855-03-01 - 1855-09-11

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/AMO/4
Scope and Contents Includes several pressed flowers and small printed cast list of comic opera (in French), with list of books read in 1855 at back. Notable entries include: (21 Mar) Sermon in Church for Fast Day for the [Crimean] War, including reference to [Florence] Nightingale; (28 Mar) French and English fleet going again to the Baltic; (19-20 April) visit of the Emperor and Empress of France, viewed from a shop window close to Somerset House and outside Buckingham Palace the next day, illuminations...
Dates: 1855-03-01 - 1855-09-11

MacDonald Critchley: Collections on Cora Pearl and Medical history of Napoleon III

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8569
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, notes, articles, newscuttings and photographs compiled by Macdonald Critchley relating to Cora Pearl and the medical history of Napoleon III. Cora Pearl (1835 ?-1886) was a courtesan during the Second Empire in France. Her real name was Emma Elizabeth Crouch. Napoleon III (1808-1873) was Emperor of France, 1852-1870.

Dates: 1950
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