2 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Diplomatic and consular service, French--United States.

  1. French and American Claims Commission records, 1861-1884

    7,000 items ; 21 containers ; 8.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Commission established in 1880 by a treaty between the governments of France and the United States to resolve outstanding claims by French citizens residing in the United States for property confiscated or destroyed during the Civil War. Correspondence, petitions, inventories, depositions, lists, certificates, and receipts. Includes material relating to the Union Army's western offensive and...

  2. Edmond Charles Genet papers, 1734-1895

    35,000 items ; 53 containers plus 1 oversize ; 21.2 linear feet ; 41 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    French diplomat and first minister of the French Republic to the United States. Correspondence written and received during Genet's diplomatic service in Russia and the United States; also legation accounts, extracts from English newspapers, notes relating to England and America, scientific papers, a memoir prepared by his son, Geo. Clinton Genet, and other descendants, and printed material.