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Extra resources for Collaboration and Resistance in Napoleonic Europe: State-formation in an Age of Upheaval, c. 1800–1815
Crook, Elections in the French Revolution. An Apprenticeship in Democracy, 1789–1799 (Cambridge, 1996), pp. 102–30 for these ‘plebiscites’. 4 J. Horn, ‘Bread and Circuses: Napoleonic Electoral Festivals in the Department of the Aube’, Consortium on Revolutionary Europe, 1750–1850 (Florida, 1996), pp. 52–8 for a good example. 5 Archives nationales, Paris (AN), Série BII. 6 This tradition persisted with the practice of writing comments on ballot papers later in the nineteenth century, a subject I am currently investigating.
BII 348, Pyrénées-Orientales, canton de La Roque. , BII 396, Seine, Paris. , BII 267, Meurthe, canton de Thiancourt. , BII 357, Haut-Rhin, canton du Puix. , BII 210, Jura, canton du Grozon. , BII 460, canton de Treigny. , BII 615A, Seine, Paris. , BII 591, Pyrénées-Orientales, commune de Sournia. Cited in E. Poupé, Le Département du Var 1790–an VIII (Cannes, 1933), p. 497. Ibid. AN, BII 591, Pyrénées-Orientales, commune de Collioure. , BII 483A, Aube, commune de Maraye. , AFIV 1432, Préfet des Landes au ministre, 10 thermidor X (30 July 1802).
The mayor, as defined by the law of 17 February 1800 which laid down the new parameters of local government, was not expected to lie awake at night worrying about where his loyalties or his obligations lay. It was not the government’s intention that his commitment or his sentiments should be in any way divided. He was seen as a servant of the state, and as such was answerable not to the local population but to the prefect, to the Minister of the Interior and, in the final analysis, to the First Consul himself.
Collaboration and Resistance in Napoleonic Europe: State-formation in an Age of Upheaval, c. 1800–1815 by Michael Rowe (eds.)