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List of Names beginning with Letters 'N' and 'O' in the State Library collection of

Biographical Sketches

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Vol.No. Last NameFirst Name Description

72NW

1

NAPOLEON II

 

Napoleon II, 1935

67

13

NASH

FRANCIS

General Francis Nash, an address, 1906

27

18

NAVY

UNITED STATES

Heroes of the American Navy, containing 25 biographies and portraits with picture of the U.S.S. Olympia, 1906

1

7

NEWELL

MRS. HARRIET

Public exercises at the presentation of the portraits of Rufus Anderson, Mrs. Harriet Newell and Mrs. Ann Judson, Bradford Academy, 1884

77LN

22

NEWTON

HUBERT ANSON

Biography, 1897

50

24

NICOLET

JOHN

Exercises at the unveiling of the tablet commemorating the discovery and exploration of the Northwest, 1915

67

14

NICHOLS

WILLIAM RIPLEY

A memorial, 1887

77LN

23

NILES

REV. JOHN

Rev. John Niles, 1775-1812, 1858

12

11

NORDQUIST

CHARLES J.

Service commemorative of the dead, Hiawatha Lodge, Masons, Mt. Vernon, NY 1893

72NW

2

NORTH

DR. ELISHA

Dr. Elisha North, of New London, CT, the founder of the first eye infirmary in the U. S. 1932

21

9

NORTH

FREDERICK AND HARRIET

An account of the celebration of the diamond wedding of Frederick and Harriet North of Torrington, including a genealogical sketch, 1890

21

10

NORTH

HENRY

Address delivered at the funeral of Henry North who died at New Britain, by S. Rockwell, pastor of the South Congregational Church, 1853

57

7

NORTON

LEVERETT

Sermon preached at the funeral of Leverett Norton, First Congregational Church Suffield, 1867

72NW

3

NOTT

ELIPHALET

Opinions of the late Dr. Nott respecting books, studies and orators, 1933

77LN

24

NOTT

ELIPHALET

Eliphalet Nott as a steamboat owner and ship builder, by James Brewster. Librarian

77LN

25

NOTT

ELIPHALET

Dr. Eliphlet Nott and the American Spirit, 1944

14

6

NOTT

ROXANA PECK

Three early missionaries from eastern Connecticut, by Emily S. Gilman, 1897

72NW

4

NOTT

SAMUEL

In memory of Samuel Nott, 1900

59

8

NOYES

ANNA (MRS. JAMES)

Sermon delivered at the funeral of Anna Noyes of Wallingford, by Rev. Matthew Noyes of Northford 1838

67

15

NOYES

EPHRAIM WILLIAMS

Sermon preached in the First Church, Stonington on the death of Ephraim Noyes, by Rev. Shaw, 1838

21

11

NOYES

REV. MATTHEW

Sermon delivered at the funeral of Rev. Matthew Noyes, former pastor of the Church in Northford, by Rev. Timothy Gillett, 1839

15

7

NURSE

REBECCA

Address at the dedication of a tablet in honor of forty friends, by Rev. A.P. Putnam, 1892 (Accused and executed for witchcraft, Salem Village 1692, includes list and biographical info of all forty friends

49

10

NUTTING

JOHN

Adventures of John Nutting, Cambridge Loyalist,

71LSc

17

O'BRIEN

CAPTAIN JEREMIAH

Short sketch of the life and achievements of Capt. Jeremiah O'Brien of Machias, Maine, 1936

49

11

OCCUM

SAMSON

Samson Occum, the founding of Brothertown by Christian Indians, 1894

29

1

O'CONNELL

DANIEL

Oration by Isiah H. Stephenson

44

3

O'CONNELL

DANIEL

Stephenson's oration on Daniel O'Connell

67

16

OGILVIE

REV. JOHN

Rev. John Ogilvie, an army chaplain at Fort Niagra and Montreal, 1759-1960,

8

19

OLMSTEAD

DENISON

Discourse commemorative of the life and services of Denison Olmsted, LL. D., by THEODORE WOOLSEY, 859

4

1

O'NEILL

HON. CHARLES

Eulogy on the late Hon. Charles O'Neill, by the Hon. Robert Adams,1894

770P

1

OSBORN

MINOTT AUGUR

In memoriam, 1877

15

8

OTIS

OLIVE MORGAN

Memorial