Skip to main content
ITEM — Box: 2 Identifier: MS Can 1, (101)

1 Feb 1730. Québec. Petition of Jacques Pinguet de Vaucours to Lieutenant-Général Pierre André de Leigne for post as Juge Prévost. S. by Pinguet. Approved and s. by De Leigne. Countersigned by Nicolas-Gaspard Boucault. Order for inquiry into faith and character s. by De Leigne., 1730.


  • Creation: 1730.

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English and French.

Physical Description

1s.(3p.) docketed.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.


2.5 linear feet (6 boxes)

General note


Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, archives, and more. Houghton Library's collections represent the scope of human experience from ancient Egypt to twenty-first century Cambridge. With strengths primarily in North American and European history, literature, and culture, collections range in media from printed books and handwritten manuscripts to maps, drawings and paintings, prints, posters, photographs, film and audio recordings, and digital media, as well as costumes, theater props, and a wide range of other objects. Houghton Library has historically focused on collecting the written record of European and Eurocentric North American culture, yet it holds a large and diverse number of primary sources valuable for research on the languages, culture and history of indigenous peoples of the Americas, Africa, Asia and Oceania.

Houghton Library’s Reading Room is free and open to all who wish to use the library’s collections.

Harvard Yard
Harvard University
Cambridge MA 02138 USA
(617) 495-2440