Arthur J. Pilgram Papers
Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]
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Arthur Julian Pilgram (Princeton Class of 1902) was an American lawyer, author, historian.
The collection contains manuscripts, lists, and notes of Pilgram (Princeton Class of 1902) for his six-volume work (unpublished?) Military Compendium of Napoleon and His Armies, which covers the Napoleonic and Spanish Wars and the history and organization of the French army and includes regimental and battalion summaries, 1800-1810. Also present are notes on the Balkan states and his essay "Charles I, King of England, A Character Sketch."
This is an unprocessed collection and remains in its original arrangement.
This is an unprocessed collection. The contents list provided is a preliminary inventory.
The collection inventory was created by Michael Heist in August 2007.
- Balkan Peninsula -- History -- 19th century.
- France -- History -- Consulate and First Empire, 1799-1815.
- France -- History, Military -- 1789-1815.
- Spain -- History -- Napoleonic conquest, 1808-1813.
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Collection is open for research use.
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