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

Biographical Sketches

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Vol.No. Last NameFirst Name Description

14

9

LAFAYETTE

GILBERT MOTIER DE

Oration on the life and character of Gilbert Motier de Lafayette, by John Quincy Adams, 1835

43

2

LAFAYETTE

MARQUIS DE

A review of Mr. Tower's "The Marquis de in the American Revolution", 1895 la Fayette

43

3

LAFAYETTE

MARQUIS DE

An account of the life of Marquis de La Fayette, with illustrations of the the La Fayette pattern of sterling silver tableware, Towle Mfg.

66

13

LAFAYETTE

MARQUIS DE

Lafayette, April1825-1925

71LSc

1

LAFAYETTE

MARQUIS DE

Eulogy on LaFayette, delivered in Faneuil Hall, at the request of the young men of Boston,1834

71LSc

2

LAFAYETTE

MARQUIS DE

An oration pronounced at New Haven, by James Hillhouse, in commemoration of the life and services of General Lafayette, by James Hillhouse, 1834

77LN

1

LAFAYETTE

MARQUIS DE

An oration commemorative of the late General Lafayette, 1834

77LN

2

LAIDLAW

ALEXANDER HAMILTON

Biographcial sketch of Alexander Hamilton Laidlaw,1897

60

4

LAMAR

JOSEPH RUCKER

Proceedings of the Bar and of the Supreme Court of the U.S. in memory of Joseph Rucker Lamar, 1916

72HM

16

LAMB

CHARLES

Charles Lamb, 1775-1834, 1935

66

14

LAMBORN

JOSIAH

Memorial exercises, 1927

8

11

LAMSON

CHARLES MARION

Tributes to the memory of Charles Marion Lamson, D.D. pastor of the First Church of Christ in Hartford, 1899

66

15

LAMSO

CHARLES MARION

Commemorative address of Charles Marion Lamson, President of the American Board of Commissioners 7th for Foreign Missions, 1899

20

15

LANDERS

GEORGE

In Memoriam of George M. Landers, 1895

77LN

3

LANE

GEORGE W.

In memoriam

3

9

LANGDON

 

President Langdon, a biographical tribute, 1904

56

14

LANGDON

MRS. MARY

Sermon preached at the funeral of Mrs. Mary Langdon by Rev. Israel Warren, 1st Cong. Ch. Plymouth 1853

14

10

LARNED

ANNA S

Funeral address by the Rev. A.C. Adams, at Thompson, CT 1884

14

11

LARNED

CHARLES

Souvenir of the Charles Larned Memorial and the Free Public Library, Oxford, MA 1906

53

10

LARNED

WILLIAM A.

Sketch of the life of William A. Larned, by Theodore Woolsey, 1862

71LSc

3

LARNED

WILLIAM A.

Discourse commemorative of Prof. William Larned by Theodore Woolsey, 1862

71LSc

4

LARNED

 

Sketch by Charles U. Shepard, 1938

20

1

LARRABEE

MAJOR CHARLES

Will, testament and codicils of Maj. Charles Larrabee, late of Hartford, 1864

56

15

LASSALLE

FERDINAND

Ferdinand Lassalle as a novelistic subject of Friedrich Spielhagen, 1910

43

5

LATHROP

MRS. JERUSHA

Sermon delivered at the funeral of Mrs. Jerusha Lathrop by Joseph Strong, Pastor of the First Church in Norwich, 1805

53

11

LATHROP

REV. JOSEPH

Sermon ... at the interment of Rev. Joseph Lathrop of West Springfield, 1821

53

12

LATHROP

REV. JOSEPH

Proceedings on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the ordination of Joseph Lathrop 1856

43

6

LATHROP

JOSHUA

Sermon delivered at the funeral of Dr. Joshua Lathrop, by Joseph Strong, Pastor of the First Church in Norwich, 1808

71LSc

5

LAW

JOHN

I mississippiani, 1894

43

4

LEARNED

WALTER

An address by Walter Learned, President of the Savings Banks' Association of CT 1906

61

8

LEE

ANDREW

Sermon preached at Lisbon, Hanover Society at the funeral of Andrew Lee, D.D., senior pastor of the church by Samuel Nott, D.D. pastor of the Church in the First Society, Franklin

43

7

LEE

ROBERT EDWARD

Program and selections for the celebration of the one hundredth anniversary of the birth of Gen. Lee, 1907

73

14

LEETE

WILLIAM

William Leete, co-founder of Guilford, 1940

77LN

 

4

LEFFINGWELL

SIR WILLIAM

28

6

LEIGH

MEDORA

History and autobiography with an introduction and a commentary on the charges brought against Lord Byron by Mrs. Beecher Stowe. 1870

43

8

LELAND

AAR

Memorial, 1906

72HM

17

LENNOX

LADY SARAH

Lady Sarah Lennox 1745-1826, showing her court and then jilted, by George the Third. Her fall and divorce. Her recovery. Her marriage, and her glorious success as good wife and great mother 1932

50

18

LEONARD

JOSEPH E.

Funeral address at the funeral of Joseph Leonard by Rev. Frederick Allen, pastor of the First Congregational Church, Griswold, 1869

49

8

LEONARD

SAMUEL

The kidnapping of Samuel Leonard, by Ellery Crane, 1914

48

18

L'ESPENARD

ANTOINE

Antoine L'Espenards, the French Huguenot, of New Rochelle, by Gen. Charles Darling, 1893

14

12

LESTER

TIMOTHY

Address delivered at the funeral of Deacon Timothy Lester, by Elisha Lord Cleveland, 1858

28

7

LEWIS

REV. ALEXANDER

Two anniversaries,

28

8

LEWIS

REV. ALEXANDER

In memoriam, 1912

66

16

LEWIS

WILLIAM

Sermon preached at the funeral of William Lewis senior warden of Trinity Parish, Portland, 1872

57

1

LEWIS

REV. WILLIAM H.

Discourse in memory of Rev. Wm. Lewis rector of Christ Church, Watertown, by Rev. Francis Russell, 1878

75

18

LEYPOLDT

FREDERICK

Work of Frederick Leypoldt, 1942

72HM

18

LICK

JAMES

James Lick, pioneer and adventurer his role in California history

77LN

5

LILLY

JOSIAH KIRBY

In memoriam, 1948

14

13

LINCOLN

ABRAHAM

Sermon on the life and character of Abraham Lincoln ... on the occasion of the National Fast June 1,1865

43

9

LINCOLN

ABRAHAM

Abraham Lincoln an horatian ode by Richard Henry Staddard,1865

43

10

LINCOLN

ABRAHAM

Discourse on the death of Abraham Lincoln delivered on the day of the National Fast at the Congregational Church in Salisbury, 1865

50

19

LINCOLN

ABRAHAM

Abraham Lincoln and his last resting place

53

13

LINCOLN

ABRAHAM

Eulogy of Abraham Lincoln by Henry C. Deming, before the Connecticut General Assembly 1865

77LN

6

LINCOLN

MARY TODD

Mary Todd Lincoln a tragic portrait, 1961

74

34

LINDE

JOSEPH I., M.D.

Biography, pub. by New Haven Dept. of Health, 1951

77LN

7

LINEHAN

EUGENE A.

Love God, smile and work, Greenwich, CT 1942

71LSc6

 

LINSLEY

GEORGE THOMAS

George Thomas Linsley, priest and doctor, Hartford, 1938

28

9

LINTON

WILLIAM JAMES

William James Linton, engraver, poet, and politica writer, by Fred G. Kitton

77LN

8

LIPSCOMB

ANDREW ADGATE

A biographcial sketch, 1905

71LSc

7

LIPTON

SIR THOMAS

Sir Thomas Lipton, England's great merchant sportsman, 1953

28

10

LIVERMORE

GEORGE

Tribute, 1866

3

10

LOCKWOOD

MRS. POLLY ESTHER

Sermon at the funeral of Mrs. Polly Esther Lockwood, 1851

52

25

LONDON

JOHN

Plan for seizing and carrying to New-York Coll. Wm. Goffe, the regicide, as set forth in the affidavit of John London, (of Windsor, CT) Apr. 20, 1678 ... with other documents on the same subject among the State Papers of Conn. 1855

27

7

LONG

GOV. JOHN D.

Memorial Day oration, 1881

77LN

9

LONGFELLOW

 

Longfellow et la France, 1894

8

12

LOOMIS

ELIAS

Memorial address by H.A. Newton, 1890

66

17

LOVELL

REV. STEPHEN

Address at the funeral of Rev. S. Lovell, 1858

66

18

LOVERING

JOSEPH

Biographical memoir, 1908

53

14

LOWE

GEORGE A.

In memoriam, 1903

50

20

LUDLOWE

ROGER

Roger Ludlowe, an historical sketch, by John Perry, 1914

57LeR

2

LUGONES

LEOPOLDO

Alrededor de un gran poeta:Leopolda Lugones, 1912

72HM

19

LUKENS

REBECCA

A woman in steel, Rebecca Lukens, 1794-1854, 1948

50

21

LURTON

HORACE HARMON

In memory of Horace Harmon Lurton, 1914

28

11

LUTHER

MARTIN

The lesson of Luther for today, a sermon preached at the First Baptist Church, Hartford, by Rev. A.J. Sage, 1883

77LN

10

LUTKIN

PETER CHRISTIAN

Northwestern University Bulletin, Lutkin memorial issue, 1933

72HM

20

LUTHER

MARTIN

Commemoration of the four hundredth anniversary of the birth of Martin Luther, 1883

20

18

LYMAN

DAVID

Address at the funeral of David Lyman of Middlefield, by Rev. A.C Denison, 1871

28

12

LYON

MATTHEW

Life and services of Matthew Lyon, 1858

14

14

LYON

NATHANIEL

Memoir of Gen. Nathaniel Lyon of the first brigade Missouri Volunteers, slain in the battle of Wilson's Creek, by Ashbel Woodward, 1866

71LSc

8

LYON

NATHANIEL

Obituary address on the death of Brigadier General Lyon. 1861

50

22

LYON

NATHANIEL

Address on the death of General Nathaniel Lyon by Rev. Henderson, chaplain at Ft. Riley, 1861