Adams Papers

Enclosure: Account from the Salle des Ambassadeurs, 3 January 1785

Enclosure: Account from the Salle des Ambassadeurs

Salle des Ambassadeurs.
1. Louis to the Suisse.1 1.
2. Do. to each of the Coffee-Men 2. 2.
At the Oeuil de Boeuf2 1. Louis to each of the Suisse’s 2.
At M: de Vergennes’s
1. Louis to the Porter 1. Do. to the Livery 2.
2. Louis to each of the Valet de Chambre’s, 4.
M: de Rayneval’s Porter 1. Louis 1.
Mr. Secqueville’s Servant 1. Louis 1.
Mr. Tolozan’s Do. 1.
Mr. La Live de la Briche’s Do. 1.
Marechal de Castries’s Porter. Do. 1.
Marechal de Ségur’s. Do. Do. 1.
Louis d’or’s.

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RC (Adams Papers); one enclosure, in JQA’s hand.

1Porters or doormen.

2The Salle de l’Oeil de Boeuf, named for its oval window, was an anteroom both to the private apartments of Louis XVI, and to the Great Hall at Versailles.

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