File:French Presidential Decree -Award of Legion of Honour to Helholtz, Bell and Edison -10 November 1881 Pg. 3.jpg

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English: Presidential decree by Jules Grévy, on the recommendation of his Minister of Foreign Affairs Jules Barthélemy-Saint-Hilaire, granting various levels of the Légion d'Honneur to approximately 35 people for their services rendered at the International Exposition and Congress of Electricity, in relation to their discoveries and inventions.
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Source Musée national de la Légion H'honneur et des ordres de chevalerie, 75007 Paris, France
Author French President Jules Grévy, and Minister of Foreign Affairs Jules Barthélemy-Saint-Hilaire
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