Weapons of Honour
Weapons of Honour (French: Armes d'honneur) are ceremonial weapons awarded for service or assistance to France.
Established on 25 December 1799 and issued by the French Consulate, weapons of honou...
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Germanic Legion
The Germanic Legion was a military unit of the French Revolutionary Wars, theoretically made up of German volunteers fighting under French command. It was set up in September 1792 and dissolved on 22 ...
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Côte-d'Or
Côte-d'Or ([kot dɔːʁ]; literally, "golden slope") is a department in the eastern part of France.
Côte-d'Or is one of the original 83 departments created during the French Revolution on 4 March 179...
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Vaucluse
The Vaucluse ([vo.klyz] ; Occitan: Vauclusa in classical norm or Vau-Cluso in Mistralian norm) is a department in the southeast of France, named after the famous spring, the Fontaine-de-Vaucl...
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Constitutional bishop
During the French Revolution, a constitutional bishop was a Roman Catholic bishop elected from among the clergy who had sworn to uphold the Civil Constitution of the Clergy between 1791 and 1801. Cons...
Imperial Guard (Napoleon I)
The Imperial Guard (French: Garde Impériale) was originally a small group of elite soldiers of the French Army under the direct command of Napoleon I, but grew considerably over time. It acted as his ...
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Museum of Fine Arts, Rheims
The Museum of Fine Arts (Musée des beaux-arts) is a fine arts museum in the French town of Reims.
Its collection was founded in 1794 with objects seized during the French Revolution and was first ...
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Théâtre du Marais
The Théâtre du Marais has been the name of several theatres and theatrical troupes in Paris, France. The original and most famous theatre of the name operated in the 17th century. The name was briefly...
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French Directory
The Directory (French: Directoire) was the government of France during the penultimate stage of the French Revolution. Administered by a collective leadership of five directors, it operated follow...
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Théâtre de la Gaîté (boulevard du Temple)
The Théâtre de la Gaîté, a former Parisian theatre company, was founded in 1759 on the boulevard du Temple by the celebrated Parisian fair-grounds showman Jean-Baptiste Nicolet as the Théâtre de Nicol...
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Council of Ancients
The Council of Ancients or Council of Elders (French: Conseil des Anciens) was the upper house of the Directory (French: Directoire), the legislature of France from 22 August 1795 until 9 November...
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Musée d'Anatomie Delmas-Orfila-Rouvière
The Musée d'Anatomie Delmas-Orfila-Rouvière was a museum of anatomy formerly located on the eighth floor of the Faculty of Medicine, Paris V René Descartes University, 45, rue des Saints-Pères, 6th ar...
Corps législatif
The Corps législatif was a part of the French legislature during the French Revolution and beyond. It is also the generic French term used to refer to any legislative body.
The Constitution of the...
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Aude
Aude ([od]; Occitan: Aude) is a department in south-central France named after the river Aude. The local council also calls the department "Cathar Country".Aude is also a frequent feminine French ...
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Army of the Alps
The Army of the Alps (Armée des Alpes) was one of the French Revolutionary armies. It existed from 1792-97 and from July to August 1799, and the name was also used on and off right up until 1939 for ...
Rhône (department)
Rhône ([ʁon]; Arpitan: Rôno) is a French department located in the central Eastern region of Rhône-Alpes. It is named after the Rhône River.
The Rhône department was created on August 12, 1793...
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Mayenne
Mayenne ([majɛn]) is a department in northwest France named after the Mayenne River.
Mayenne is one of the original 83 departments created during the French Revolution on March 4, 1790. The northe...
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Pyrénées-Orientales
Pyrénées-Orientales ([pi.ʁe.ne.ɔ.ʁjɑ̃.tal]; English: Eastern Pyrenees; Catalan: Pirineus Orientals; Occitan: Pirenèus Orientals) is a department of southern France adjacent to the northern...
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Seine-Maritime
Seine-Maritime ([sɛn.ma.ʁi.tim]) is a department of France in the Upper Normandy region of northern France. It is situated on the northern coast of France, at the mouth of the Seine, and includes the ...
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Institut national des langues et civilisations orientales
The Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales (INALCO) (National Institute of Oriental Languages and Civilizations) is located in Paris, France. It was founded in 1795 after the French...
Revolutionary Tribunal
The Revolutionary Tribunal (French: Tribunal révolutionnaire) was a court which was instituted in Paris by the Convention during the French Revolution for the trial of political offenders, and eve...
Feuillant (political group)
The Feuillants Club ([fœjɑ̃]) were a political grouping that emerged during the French Revolution. It consisted of monarchists and reactionaries who sat on the right of the Legislative Assemblyof 1791...