St. Genevieve, Louisiana Territory. Item #025206
1 Autograph document signed by Jean Henri Pratte on January 3, 1802. French text (with later English translation included) The funeral bills involves the burial cloth, three white candles, the payment to the church for his internment and a previously unpaid bill for $45. This bill was issued a year before President Thomas Jefferson concluded the Louisiana Purchase. Early Missouri documents (Pre-Louisiana Purchase) are uncommon.