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List of Names beginning with Letters 'P' in the State Library collection of

Biographical Sketches

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Vol.No. Last NameFirst Name Description

71LSc

18

PACKARD

ALPHEUS SPRING

Alpheus Packard, a commemorative address, 1885

71LSc

19

PACKARD

LEWIS R.

Professor Lewis Packard, by Timothy Dwight, 1885

68

1

PADDOCK

FRANKLIN A.

Memorial minute, 1890

72NW

5

PADDOCK

LOVELAND

Life of Loveland Paddock

57

8

PAINE

NATHANIEL

Memorial of Nathaniel Paine, 1832-1917

44

4

PAINE

THOMAS

Thomas Paine memorial, rededication, program, 1905

44

5

PAINE

THOMAS

Rededication of the Paine Monument ... a record of the exercises and report of the speeches, 1909

44

6

PAINE

THOMAS

A paper on the life and character of Mr. Thomas Paine, 1909

44

7

PAINE

THOMAS

Centennial celebration, 1909

44

8

PAINE

THOMAS

Centennial memorial meetings announcements, 1909

44

9

PAINE

THOMAS

Report of the Thomas Paine birthday banquet, 1910

44

10

PAINE

THOMAS

Invitation to the dedication of the Paine National Museum,

44

11

PAINE

THOMAS

Paine historical association Treasurer's report to members who have paid anything in five years, 1910

44

12

PAINE

THOMAS

Thomas Paine the patriot, by A. Outram Sherman, 1910

44

13

PAINE

THOMAS

who wrote the declaration of Independence?

44

14

PAINE

THOMAS

Missouri Society, Prize Medal Essay Contest...The political writings of Thomas Paine and their influence on the Revolution, 1912

45

2

PALMER

JOHN T.

Sermon delivered at Durham, CT at the funeral of... Mr. John T. Palmer, from Europe who were drowned in consequence of the fall of a bridge while the stage-coach was passing over it.

68

2

PALMER

RAY

Two addresses on the occasion of the burial of Rev. Ray Palmer, 1887

4

2

PAPINEAU

HON. LOUIS JOSEPH

Brief sketch of the life and times of the late Hon. Louis Joseph Papineau, by Thomas Storrow Brown, 1872

4

3

PARDEE

ARIO

Memorial address, 1892

15

9

PARK

EDWARDS A.

Professor Park at ninety, by Rev. C.C. Carpenter 1899

44

16

PARKER

HON. ALTON B.

Address of Hon. Alton B. Parker at a dinner given in his honor, 1908

44

15

PARKER

CHIEF JUSTICE

Address, 1831

9

1

PARKER

MRS. JOHN M.

Sermon delivered at the funeral of Mrs. John Parker at the Congregational Church in Hamburg, by Rev. E. F. Burr, and an obituary notice by Rev. A. S. Francis, 1860

29

2

PARKER

RANSFORD AVERY

In memoriam, 1902

15

10

PARKHURST

JONATHAN GOFF

In memoriam, 1907

51

1

PARSON

JOHN CALDWELL

Memorial sketch of John C. Parson of Hartford, 1898

68

3

PARSONS

CHIEF JUSTICE

Sketch of the character of the late Chief Justice Parsons, Boston, 1813

770P

2

PARSONS

REV. ISAAC

Memoir, by Davis S. Brainerd, 1870

44

17

PARSONS

USHER

Memoir of Usher Parsons, M.D. Providence, 1870

15

11

PATTERSON

JOHN

Address on the life and character of Major-General John Patterson, by William Henry Lee, 1890

72NW

6

PATTON

REV. WILLIAM

A filial tribute to the memory of Wm. Patton, 1880

44

18

PAUL

SERGEANT JOHN WHITE

Part borne by Sergeant John White Paul of Col. John Topham's Regiment of the Rhode Island Brigade, in the capture of Brig. Gen. Richard Prescott...in 1777

26

4

PEABODY

GEORGE

Proceedings on the presentation of three portraits to the Peabody Normal College, 1888

51

2

PEABODY

GEORGE

Three letters of Mr. George Peabody who established the Peabody Education Fund, 1867

770P

3

PEACOCK

MARTIN ALFRED

Memorial, 1951

4

4

PEARSON

HENRY G.

Memorial address by Edwin L. Godkin, 1894

68

4

PELLETIER

ANTONIO

Memorial, (former slave trader who filed suit in U.S. Supreme Court against Haytian Govt. to recover damages) his account filed with Sec. of State William Seward, 1864

61

9

PENN

WILLIAM

Report on William Penn Memorial in London, 1911

72NW

7

PENN

WILLIAM

William Penn as seen in excerpts from his writings, 1932

770P

4

PENN

WILLIAM

In defense of William Penn, 1849

68

5

PENFIELD

SAMUEL LEWIS

Biography,1906

4

5

PEPPER

WILLIAM,M.D.,LL.D.

Addresses,1899

770P

5

PEPPERRELL

SIR WILLIAM

His Britannic Majesty's obedient servant of Piscataqua, 1951

8

2

PERKINS

MISS ANN

Memorial sketch by Mrs. Elizabeth Whitney

8

2

PERKINS

MISSES ANN AND CHARLOTTE

Memorial sketches by Mrs. Sarah R. Trumbull

44

19

PERKINS

EDWARD H.

A brief record of a noble life by F. Carter, 1876

15

12

PERRY

AMOS

Memorial, and obituary sketch, by Clarence Brigham, 1900

44

20

PERRY

OLIVER HAZARD

Items of interest concerning Oliver Hazard Perry in Newport ...1913

21

12

PETERS

REV. SAMUEL

Rev. Samuel Peters his defenders and apologists with a reply to The Churchman's Review of the "true-blue laws of Connecticut" etc. by J. Hammond Trumbull, 1877

72NW

 

PETTIBONE

REV. IRA

Memorial sermon for Rev. Ira Pettibone, Winchester, Conn., 1889

73

16

PHELPS

ALMIRA HART LINCOLN

Biography

21

13

PHELPS

ANSON G.

Sermon ... death of Anson G. Phelps, 1854

29

3

PHILLIPS

HON. JOHN

Memorial sermon, by John Palfrey, 1823

77

0-P

PHILLIPS

JOHN MARSHALL

John Marshall Phillips, 1905-1953, 1953

8

1

PHYSICIANS IN HARTFORD

 

Sketches of Physicians in Hartford In 1820 and reminiscences by George Sumner, M.D. and in 1837 by Gurdon W. Russell, M.D., 1890

47

1

PHYSICIANS IN RHODE ISLAND

 

Sketches of Rhode Island Physicians deceased prior to 1850, 1859

4

6

PICKERING

JOHN, LL.D.

Eulogy on John Pickering, by Daniel Appleton White 1847

4

7

PICKERING

HON. JOHN, LL.D

Memoir of Hon. John Pickering, LL.D., by William H. Prescott, LL.D.,1848

8

2

PERKINS

MISS ANN

Memorial sketch by Mrs. Elizabeth Whitney

8

2

PERKINS

MISSES ANN AND CHARLOTTE

Memorial sketches by Mrs. Sarah R. Trumbull

44

19

PERKINS

EDWARD H.

A brief record of a noble life by F. Carter, 1876

15

12

PERRY

AMOS

Memorial, and obituary sketch, by Clarence Brigham, 1900

44

20

PERRY

OLIVER HAZARD

Items of interest concerning Oliver Hazard Perry in Newport ...1913

21

12

PETERS

REV. SAMUEL

Rev. Samuel Peters his defenders and apologists with a reply to The Churchman's Review of the "true-blue laws of Connecticut" ect. by J. Hammond Trumbull, 1877

72NW

8

PETTIBONE

REV. IRA

Memorial sermon for Rev. Ira Oettibone, Winchester,Conn., 1889

73

16

PHELPS

ALMIRA HART LINCOLN

Biography

21

13

PHELPS

ANSON G.

Sermon ... death of Anson G. Phelps, 1854

29

3

PHILLIPS

HON. JOHN

Memorial sermon, by John Palfrey, 1823

770P

6

PHILLIPS

JOHN MARSHALL

John Marshall Phillips, 1905-1953, 1953

8

1

PHYSICIANS IN HARTFORD

 

1837 b Sketches of Physicians in Hartford In 1820 and reminiscences by George Sumner, M.D. and in y Gurdon W. Russell, M.D., 1890

47

21

PHYSICIANS IN RHODE ISLAND

 

Sketches of Rhode Island Physicians deceased prior to 1850, 1859

4

6

PICKERING

JOHN, LL.D.

Eulogy on John Pickering, by Daniel Appleton White, 1847

4

7

PICKERING

HON. JOHN, LL.D.

Memoir of Hon. John Pickering, LL.D., by William H. Prescott, LL.D.,1848

71LSc

20

PIERCE

GENERAL FRANK.

Life of General Frank. Pierce, the granite statesman: with a biographical sketch of Hon. William Rufus King, 1852

71LSc

21

PIERSON

ABRAHAM

Memorial of Abraham Pierson, first rector of Yale, incl. an account of the ceremonies on the occasion of placing a memorial stone at Clinton, CT 1870

68

6

PIERSON

DECIUS LATIMER

Services at the funeral of L. Pierson, Weatogue 1897

770P

7

PILLSBURY

 

The pioneering Pillsburys, 1950

57

9

PILSBURY

AMOS

Biographical sketch of Amos Pilsbury and a brief account of the Albany County Penitentary, 1849

770P

8

PINEAU

CHRISTIAN

Biography, 1956

71LSc

22

PINEL

PHILIPPE

Philippe Pinel, a memorial sketch, 1903

9

3

PINNEO

BEZALEEL

Sermon preached in the First Church in Milford at the funeral of Rev. Bezaleel Pinneo, senior pastor of the church by Jonathan Brace, 1849

770P

9

PIRSSON

LOUIS VALENTINE

Biography, 1919

44

21

PLATT

ORVILLE HITCHCOCK

Dedication of the memorials to Orville Hitchcock Platt ... at the State Capitol, Hartford, 1912

44

22

PLATT

ORVILLE HITCHCOCK

Souvenir letter, Senator Platt memorial

44

23

PLATT

ORVILLE HITCHCOCK

In memoriam, U.S. Senator O.H. Platt, 1905

44

24

PLUMER

WILLIAM

Memoir of William Plumer, by Albert H. Hoyt, 1871

59

9

POLK, JAMES KNOX

Life and public services of Hon. James Knox Polk,1844

 

59

10

POND

CHARLES M.

Will of Charles M. Pond of West Hartford, 1894 incl. copy of Anson P. Pond's appeal, 1894

71LSc

23

POOLE

FRANKLIN OSBORNE

Memorial tribute to Franklin Osborne Poole, 1943

59

11

POPE BENEDICT XV

 

The pope and his critics, by J. Mattern, 1916

770P

10a

PORTER

MR. AND MRS. ALBERT

Semi-centennial Mr. & Mrs. Albert Porter, 1879 (Original & manuscript notes are in manuscript collection)

71LSc

24

PORTER

AUGUSTUS

Judge Augustus Porter, pioneer of Niagra Falls, with an account of his business day book, 18181822, 1936

770P

10

PORTER

CLAUDE R.

Proceedings in memory of Commissioner Claude R. Porter, (Interstate Commerce), 1946

72NW

9

PORTER

DANIEL

Dr. Daniel Porter, the first of Farmington, 1897

44

25

PORTER

EDWARD GRIFFIN

Memoir of Rev. Edwin Griffin Porter, 1901

21

14

PORTER

GEORGE SHEPARD

Memorial. 1908

9

4

PORTER

NOAH

Memorial of Noah Porter comprising the discourses of T. D. WOOLSY, REV. LEVI L. PAINE and HORACE BUSHNELL, 1867

9

5

PORTER

NOAH

Address delivered at the funeral service of President Porter. by President Dwight, 189

72NW

10

PORTER

NOAH

Duplicate of 9, 5

61

10

POTTER

RT. REV. ALONZO

Discourse commemorative of Alonzo Potter, late Bishop of the Diocese of Penn., 1865

68

6a

POTWINE

REV. THOMAS

Sermon delivered at the interment of Rev. Thomas Potwine. minister of the North Church in East Windsor, by David McClure, minister of the South Church in East Windsor, 1803

37

7

POWNALL

THOMAS

Governor Thomas Pownall, colonial statesman, 1886

770P

11

POWNALL

HOMAS

Thomas Pownall, the most interesting of the provincial Governors ...1953

68

7

PRATT

EDWARD H.

In memoriam of Rev. Edward H. Pratt, Secretary of the Connecticut Temperance Union, 1879

51

2

PRATT

DR. LEWELLYN

Biographical sketch (of Dr. Pratt of Norwich) 1913

68

8

PRENTICE

AMOS WYLIE

In memory, 1894

45

1

PRENTICE

MRS. JEMIMA

Discourse on the occassion of the death of Jemima Prentice, 1865

45

2

PRENTISS

ISAAC

Sermon delivered at Durham, CT at the funeral of Mr. Isaac Prestiss, of Boston ... who were drowned in consequence of the fall of a bridge while the stage-coach was passing over it, 1822

4

8

PRENTISS

HON. SAMUEL

Address on the life and public services of Hon. Samuel Prentiss, by E.J. Phelps, 1882

770P

11

PRENTISS

HON. SAMUEL

Proceedings on the occasion of the announcement of the death of Hon. Samuel Prentiss, VT 1858

770P

13

PRICE

RICHARD

Richard Price and the American Revolution, 1949

4

9

PRITCHETT

HENRY SMITH

Inauguration, 1901

770P

14

PUTNAM

DANIEL

Putnam Elms, the homestead of Daniel Putnam, Brooklyn, CT, 1953

770P

15

PUTNAM

HERBERT

Memorial tribute, 1955

15

13

PUTNAM

ISRAEL

Address delivered at a meeting of the descendants of Major General Israel Putnam, by L. Grosvenor, 1855

15

14

PUTNAM

ISRAEL

General Israel Putnam and the Battle of Bunker Hill by Alfred P. Putnam, 1901

15

15

PUTNAM

ISRAEL

A sketch of General Israel Putnam, by Alfred P.Putnam,1893

21

15

PUTNAM

ISRAEL

Address of Henry C. Robinson at the dedication by the state of Connecticut of General Putnam's Statue at Brooklyn, 1888

49

12

PUTNAM

ISRAEL

Biographical sketch, incl. poems in tribute

45

3

PUTNAM

GENERAL RUFUS

The life of General Rufus Putnam, 1904

4

10

PUTNAM

SAMUEL,LL.D.A.A.S.

Discourse on the life and character of Samuel Putnam, by C. A. Bartol, 1853