Georges J. Joyaux Collection

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator -
Joyaux, Georges J., (Georges Jules), 1923-
Georges J. Joyaux collection
Date [inclusive]
0.1 Cubic feet , 1 folder

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: "Item title, Collection title, Collection Identifier, Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections, East Lansing, Michigan".

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Biographical Note

Georges J. Joyaux was a professor of French at Michigan State University.

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Scope and Contents note

Two works related to Georges J. Joyaux a Professor of French at Michigan State University.

The booklet “Auguste Laugel Visits the Army of the Potomac” is edited by Joyaux. It appeared in The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography volume 69, No. 4, October 1961. The article contains an overview of Auguste Laugel’s book  Les États-Unis pendant la guerre (1861–1865) and an extract from the book about Laugel’s visit to America in 1865 during the Civil War. He visited General Grant’s army along the Potomac River and commented on what he saw in the camps. The book Prince Napoleon in America, 1861: Letters from his Aide-De-Camp is by Lieutenant–Colonel Camille Ferri Pisani and is translated with a preface by Joyaux, 1959. It consists of letters from Prince Napoleon's second aide-de-camp to his superior officer, Colonel de Franconiere about the Prince’s travels in the United States.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections March 2003

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824

Legal Status note

Copyright: Michigan State University Property Rights: Michigan State University

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

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Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

  • United States -- Description and travel
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865

Personal Name(s)

  • Joyaux, Jane
  • Laugel, Auguste, 1830-1914
  • Louis Napoléon, Prince Impérial of the French, 1856-1879

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Collection Inventory

Joyaux, Georges J. Collection 

    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   FD 1

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