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List of Names beginning with Letter `A' in the State Library collection of

Biographical Sketches

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Vol. No. Last Name First Name Description

77A

1

ABAD SANTOS

JOSE

Jose Abad Santos. patriot and martyr,1945

17

1

ABBOT

ABIEL

Proceeding of General Association of CT relative to Rev. Abiel Abbot, late pastor of the First Church in Coventry, 1812

1

1

ABBOT

FRANCIS ELLINGWOOD

Farewell dinner to Francis Ellingwood Abbot on retiring from the editorship "The Index" 1889

17

2

ABERNATHY

ROSWELL

Discourse occasioned by the death of Rosewell Abernathy M.D. of Woodbury, by Rev. L. Curtis, 1852

77A

2

ADAM

ABEL P. AND LUCY A.

Memorial of the golden wedding anniversary of Abel P. Adams and Lucy A. Adams of Norwich. 1875

50

1

ADAMS

AMOS

Rev. Amos Adams, patriot minister of Roxbury, Mass. and his American ancestry. 1912

6

1

ADAM

ELIPHALET

Memoir of the Rev. William Adams of Dedham Mass, and of the Rev. Eliphalet Adams of New London, CT by Miss F.M. Caulkins, 1949

77A

3

ADAMS

REV. GEORGE MOULTON

Rev. George Moulton Adams, by Rev. Elnathan Ellsworth Strong, 1907

72A-C

1

ADAMS

HENRY H.

Discourse commemorative of the death of Henry Adams and George M. Davenport, Broad Brook, CT (died in prisoner of war camp), 1865

31

1

ADAMS

JOHN

Discourse commemorative of the lives and services of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, delivered in Faneuil Hall, by Daniel Webster, 1826

32

15

ADAMS

JOHN

Discourse on the lives and characters of Thomas Jefferson and John Adams, 1826

38

1

ADAMS

JOHN

Address... before the young men of Boston in commemoration of the death of Adams and Jefferson,1826

71A-B

1

ADAMS

JOHN

John Adams the statesman of the American Revolution, 1884

77A

4

ADAMS

JOHN

John Adams inaugural address

11

1

ADAMS

REV. JOHN C.

Fragments of a sermon preached by him

31

2

ADAMS

JOHN QUINCY

Addresses in the Congress of the United States and funeral solemnities on the death of John Quincy Adams, 1848

31

3

ADAMS

JOHN QUINCY

Eulogy on James Madison by John Quincy Adams,1836

38

2

ADAMS

JOHN QUINCY

John Quincy Adams and Speaker Andrew Virginia, an episode of the 22nd Congress,1832

52

1

ADAMS

JOHN QUINCY

Eulogy on the honorable John Quincy Adams, by Nathan Lord, Dartmouth, 1848

77A

5

ADAMS

JOHN QUINCY

Eulogy on the life and character of John Quincy Adams .Faneuil Hall, 1848

77A

6

ADAMS

JOHN QUINCY

Sketch of the life and services of John Quincy Adams, 1828

77A

7

ADAMS

JOHN QUINCY

Discourse, 1848

77A

8

ADAMS

MYRON

In loving memory, 1895

60

1

ADAMS

THOMAS BOYLSTON

Berlin and the Prussian court in 1798, journal of Thomas Boylston Adams, secretary to the United States Legation to Berlin, 1916

71A-B

2

ADAMS

THOMAS SEWALL

In appreciation, 1933

6

1

ADAMS

WILLIAM

Memoir of the Rev. William Adams of Dedham Mass, and of the Rev. Eliphalet Adams of New London, CT, by Miss F.M. Caulkins 1949

24

1

AGASSIZ

JEAN LOUIS RUDOLPHE

Life of Agissiz, by B.G. Wilder,1885

24

2

AGASSIZ

JEAN LOUIS RUDOLPHE

Words spoken by William James,1897

62

1

AGRAMONTE

IGNACIO,

Estudio leido en el ateneo de la Habana,1923

72A-C

2

ALDRICH

BESS STREETER

Bess Streeter Aldrich, novelist

52

2

ALEXANDER

JOHN W.

Testimonial to John W. Alexander, by John G. Agar, 1916

62

2

ALLEN

WILLIAM H.

In memoriam of William Allen, late President of Girard College,1883

38

3

ALLYN

FRANCIS

Sermon of commemoration of Francis Allyn, New London, 1892

24

3

ALTGELD

JOHN PETER

In memoriam, 1902

72A-C

3

ALTGELD

JOHN P.

A forgotten Governor, 1932

38

4

ALVORD

EDWARD J.

Obituary,1868 (Southport, CT)

54

1

AMES

DAVID

Exercises in connection with the unveiling of the David Ames Tablet, 1917

77A

9

ANDERSON

GREGG

Gregg Anderson at the Meriden Gravure Company,1946

72A-C

4

ANDERSON

REV. RUFUS

Discourse commemorative of Rufus Anderson, 1880

62

3

ANDRE

MAJOR JOHN

Major John Andre as a prisoner of war at Lancaster,1904

77A

10

ANDREW

JOHN ALBION

Eulogy, 1867

6

2

ANDREWS

DEA. ALFRED

Memorial tribute to the late Dea. Alfred Andrews New Britain, by Elihu Burritt, 1876

77A

11

ANDREWS

FRANK DEWETTE

Frank Dewette Andrews, gentleman and scholar 1939

77A

12

ANDREWS

HENRY EDWIN

Henry Edwin Andrews, 1872-1939

24

4

ANDREWS

JOHN, ESQ.

Letters of John Andrews, Esq. of Boston 1772-1776,Winthrop Sargent, 1866

1

7

ANDERSON

RUFUS D.D.

Public exercises at the presentation of the portraits of Rufus Anderson, Mrs. Harriet Newell, and Mrs. Ann Judson, Bradford Academy 1884. retiring from the editorship of "The Index",1880

38

5

ANDROS

SIR EDMUND

The government of Sir Edmund Andros over New England by John Romeyn Brodhead, 1867

47

22

ANTHONY

HENRY B.(SENATOR FROM R.I.)

Memorial address on several occasions delivered in the Senate of the United States by Henry B. Anthony, Senator from Rhode Island, 1875

11

2

ANTHONY

HENRY BOWEN

A memorial published by order of the Rhode Island General Assembly,1885

77A

14

ANTHONY

SUSAN B.

Susan B. Anthony, 1820-1904

77A

15

ANTHONY

SUSAN B.

Susan B. Anthony

52

3

APPLESEED

JOHNNY

A pioneer orchardist, 1916

48

1

APPLETON

NATHANIEL WALKER

Letters of Nathaniel Walker Appleton to his classmate, Eliphalet Pearson, 1773-1784, 1906

1

2

APPLETON

WILLIAM SUMNER

Memoir of William Sumner Appleton, by Charles C. Smith, 1903

62

4

ARCHBALD

ROBERT WODROW

In memoriam, 1927

62

5

ARMSTRONG

SAMUEL ARMSTRONG

General Armstrong's life and work, 1902

77A

13

ARMSTRONG

THOMAS MORTON

Thomas Morton Armstrong, pioneer in Cork

38

6

ARNOLD

BENEDICT

Patriotic celebration of the Presidency of Benedict Arnold of the Four Towns of Rhode Island, 1912

38

7

ARNOLD

BENEDICT

Report of J.N. Arnold...to inquire into the present condition of the Governor Benedict Arnold burial place, 1901

38

8

ARNOLD

BENEDICT

Life and times of Benedict Arnold, by J.N. Arnold 1901

62

6

ARNOLD

JAMES N.

Tribute to James N. Arnold, 1927

71A-B

3

ARNOLD

THOMAS

Thomas Arnold as a teacher, by Samuel Eliot, 1858

11

3

ASHLEY

EARL

Sermon delivered at the funeral of Messrs. Earl Ashley and Anson A. Fenton, soldiers in the 18th Regiment Conn. Volunteers, killed at the Battle of Winchester, VA, by Rev. Francis Williams, pastor of The Congregational Church in Chaplin, CT 1863

11

4

ASHMUN

JEHUDI, ESQ.

Discourse at the funeral of Jehudi Ashmun, Esq. Colonial agent of the American Colony of Liberia, by Leonard Bacon, 1828

17

3

ATWATER

DORENCE

Hero and martyr of Andersonville Prison,(native of Terryville where there is a monument), supplemented by a report made in 1865 by Clara Barton

48

2

ATWATER

WILBUR OLIN

Memorial organized sketch, first 1907 (He was from Middletown, agricultural experiment station in U.S. in CT)

54

2

AUDUBON

 

Description of Audubon, 1917

77A

16

AUDUBON

JOHN JAMES

Life of John James Audubon, 1925

38

9

AUSTIN

MRS.LUCINDA N.

Sermon preached at the funeral by Dennis Platt,1864

54

3

AUSTIN

REV SAMUEL

Sermon at the funeral of Rev. Samuel Austin of Glastonbury, by Caleb Tenney, pastor of the First Church in Wethersfield, 1831

77A

18

AVERILL

BETSEY

In memoriam of Betsey Averill, born in Southbury 1787, died in New Preston, 1891, 103 years old

11

5

AVERY

EPHRAIM, K.

Strictures on the case of Ephraim K. Avery, by Aristides, 1833

72A-C

5

AVERY

REV.FREDERICK D.

In memoriam of Rev. Frederick Avery, pastor of the Congregational Church in Columbia, 1908

77A

19

AYRAULT

DANIEL

Common sense, 1860's