Santerre collection of Charles X, 1535-1855

[bulk 1773-1830]

Collection Number: 4603

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Santerre collection of Charles X, 1535-1855 (bulk 1773-1830)
Collection Number:
4603
Creator:
Charles Charle, 1757-1836.
Quantity:
10.2 linear ft.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Business correspondence, accounts, statements, receipts, vouchers, deeds, transcripts of transactions, and notes, mainly written or collected by the personal or family treasurers of the Comte d'Artois (including his reign as King Charles X) and of his grandson, the count of Chambord and duke of Bordeaux. The collection documents the management of the Comte d'Artois's personal and household finances from 1773 until his permanent exile following the July Revolution of 1830, with documents concerning some family estates extending back to 1535. It also documents the management of the Comte de Chambord's personal and household finances through 1855. Most items are from the pre-Revolutionary period (1773-1789), the Restoration (1814-1830), or items concerning the Comte de Chambord (from 1828-1855), including expenses for his education and begging letters received by him or his tutors. Materials from Restoration period include a complete set of annual accounts of the Comte d'Artois's household from 1815-1830.
Abstract:
Treasurers of the Comte d'Artois or of his family were: Barthélémy Pierre Droüet de Santerre, Anselme Barthélémy Droüet de Santerre, and Henri Louis de Belleville. Correspondents include them and Baron Ange-Hyacinthe Maxence de Damas (tutor of the Comte de Chambord), Abbé Tharin (Chambord's preceptor), and the Marquis Amédée-David de Pastoret (administrator of Chambord's possessions after 1840).
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Count of Artois; King of France 1824-1830.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Business correspondence, accounts, statements, receipts, vouchers, deeds, transcripts of transactions, and notes, mainly written or collected by the personal or family treasurers of the Comte d'Artois (including his reign as King Charles X) and of his grandson, the count of Chambord and duke of Bordeaux. The collection documents the management of the Comte d'Artois's personal and household finances from 1773 until his permanent exile following the July Revolution of 1830, with documents concerning some family estates extending back to 1535. It also documents the management of the Comte de Chambord's personal and household finances through 1855. Most items are from the pre-Revolutionary period (1773-1789), the Restoration (1814-1830), or items concerning the Comte de Chambord (from 1828-1855), including expenses for his education and begging letters received by him or his tutors. Materials from Restoration period include a complete set of annual accounts of the Comte d'Artois's household from 1815-1830.
Treasurers of the Comte d'Artois or of his family were: Barthélémy Pierre Droüet de Santerre, Anselme Barthélémy Droüet de Santerre, and Henri Louis de Belleville. Correspondents include them and Baron Ange-Hyacinthe Maxence de Damas (tutor of the Comte de Chambord), Abbé Tharin (Chambord's preceptor), and the Marquis Amédée-David de Pastoret (administrator of Chambord's possessions after 1840).
SUBJECTS

Names:
Charles King of France, 1757-1836.
Charles King of France, 1757-1836.
Chambord, Henri-Charles-Ferdinand-Marie-Dieudonné d'Artois, comte de, 1820-1883.
Chambord, Henri-Charles-Ferdinand-Marie-Dieudonné d'Artois, comte de, 1820-1883
Charles King of France, 1757-1836
Santerre, Barthélémy Pierre Droüet de, 1734-1818.
Santerre, Anselme Barthélémy Droüet de.
Belleville, Henri Louis de.
Damas, Ange-Hyacinthe-Maxence, baron de, 1785-1862.
Tharin, abbé.
Pastoret, Amédée-David, marquis de, 1791-1851.

Subjects:
Land tenure -- History. -- France
Land titles -- History. -- France
Administration of estates -- History. -- France
Finance, Personal -- History. -- France
Education -- History. -- France
Upper classes -- Education -- France.
Domestic relations -- France.
Administration of estates
Domestic relations
Economic history
Education
Finance, Personal
Land tenure
Land titles -- Registration and transfer

Places:
France -- Sources. -- Charles X, 1824-1830
France -- Sources. -- Louis XVI, 1774-1793
France -- Sources. -- Restoration, 1814-1830
France -- Economic conditions -- 18th century.
France -- Economic conditions -- 19th century.
France

Form and Genre Terms:
History
Sources


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Charles X Collection, #4603. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Charles X Materials
Box 1
A-Bor
Box 2
Bordeaux, Henri, duc de A - N
Box 3
Bordeaux, Henri, duc de O - Z
Box 4
Bos - Charles X Archives
Box 5
Charles X Domaines A - Deeds 1669
Box 6
Charles X Domaines Deeds 1670 - Obr
Box 7
Charles X Domaines Obs - Z
Box 8
Charles X Maison - Tresor. Compte
Box 9
Tresor. Compte de l'Exercise 1776 - 1826
Box 10
Tresor. Compte de l'Exercise 1827 - D
Box 11
Charles X Ea - Ew
Box 12
Charles X Ex - N
Box 13
O - Rem
Box 14
Ren - Cz
Box 15
Daa - Daz
Box 16
Dea - Der
Box 17
Des - France.A
Box 18
France.B
Box 19
France.C - J
Box 20
K - Lemerle, A (December 1848)
Box 21
Lemerle, A January 1849 - February 1852
Box 22
Lemerle, A March 1852 - N
Box 23
O - Santerre
Box 24
Santerre, Anselme
Box 25
Santerre, Anselme - Sz
Box 26
T - Z