- Campan, Mme (Jeanne-Louise-Henriette), 1752-1822
- Call number
- Pforz MS
- Physical description
- 1 item
- Preferred Citation
- Madame Campan manuscript material : 1 item, Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library
- Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
- Access to materials
- Restricted access. Request access to this collection.
Jeanne-Louise-Henriette Campan, born Henriette Genet, was a French educator, the companion of Marie Antoinette. She survived the Terror, and went on to become superintendent of an academy founded by Napoleon at Écouen for the education of the daughters and sisters of members of the Legion of Honor. Manuscript translation of a portion of her De l'Education : (MISC 2310) : 4 p.; in an unknown hand, in English. De l'Education was published posthumously, in 1824.
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LocationCarl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
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