Traité d'alliance défensive entre la France et la Suisse (1803)

Bern: G.F. Fischer
Other title: Deffensiv-Allianz swischen der französischen Republik und der schweizerischen Eidgenossenschaft, vom 4ten Vendemiaire des 12ten Jahrs französischen Republik (27ten herbstmonat 1803).
This bilingual document is a printed version of the military treaty signed between the newly born Helvetic Republic and France in 1803.
In the aftermath of the Stecklikrieg, Napoleon Bonaparte (then First Consul) acted as a military mediator. The Act of Mediation was produced on February 1803 and created the political state of the Swiss as a Federation.
Collection / Fonds
Remarkable Items > Swiss Printings (17-20th c.)
Document type
Printed document
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Original Library
The Graduate Institute, Geneva - The Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Library