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

Biographical Sketches

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Vol. No. Last Name First Name Description

113

 

CADILLAC

ANTOINE DE LA MOTHE

A Sketch of the life of Antoine De La Mothe Cadillac, founder of Detroit, by C.M. Burton, 1895

40

1

CADWALADER

JOHN L.

In memoriam, 1914

63

1

CALHOUN

REV. GEORGE A.

Discourse preached at the funeral of Rev. George C. Calhoun at North Coventry, by Rev. William Jennings 1867

12

1

CALHOUN

JOHN C

Life of John C. Calhoun, 1843

25

1

CALHOUN

JOHN C

Life of John C. Calhoun, 1843

40

2

CALHOUN

JOHN C

Life of John C. Calhoun presenting a condensed history of political events from 1811-1843, 1843

72AC

17

CALHOUN

JOHN C

Duplicate of 40, 2

54

8

CALHOUN

JOHN C

Obituary address delivered on the occasion of the death of John C. Calhoun, in the U.S. Senate, 1850

71CD

1

CALHOUN

JOHN C

Life and character of the Hon. John C. Calhoun, containing notices of his father and uncles and their brave conduct during our struggle for independence, 1843

25

2

CALLAHAN

MARY

In memory, a sermon, 1855

40

3

CALVIN

JOHN

Discourse preached on the tercentenary of the death of John Calvin, by Rev. John Anketell, Windham,1864

74

30

CAMP

WALTER

Walter Camp's "Daily Dozen Set Up", remarks of Hon.John Q. Tilson of Conn. in the House of Reps. 1918

77C

1

CAMUS

ALBERT

Speech of acceptance upon the award of Nobel Prize for Literature, 1957

52

6

CANNON

JOSEPH GURNEY

Proceedings in the House of Representatives on the eightieth anniversary of his birth, 1916

71CD

2

CANONICUS

 

Canonicus memorial, services of dedication, 1883

1

4

CANTU

CESAR

Juarez and Cesar Cantu, 1885

71CD

3

CARDOZO

BENJAMIN N.

In memory, 1938

75

8

CARDOZO

MR. JUSTICE

Mr. Justice Crdozo's relativism,1945

76

30

CAREY

ARTHUR

Letter to a parishoner relative to the recent ordination of Mr. Arthur Carey, 1843

1

15

CARR

JAMES

Memoir of James Carr, by John V.R. Shrewsbury,

77C

2

CARRIER

WILLIS H.

Dr. Willis H. Carrier, father of air conditioning

52

10

CARRINGTON

HENRY BEEBEE

Biography, (born in CT, Yale graduate, General U.S.Army)

52

8

CARRANZA

VENUSTIANO

Carranza, the man and his work

72AC

18

CARVER

GEORGE WASHINGTON

Souvenir program in observance of George Washington Carver week, 1949

18

1

CASE

MALVINA R.

Discourse funeral of Miss Malvina R. Case by Rev. D.B. Hubbard in the Methodist Church of North Canton, 1879

63

2

CASE

NEWTON

Will of Newton Case of Hartford, 1890

54

9

CASEMENT

ROGER

Roger Casement and John Redmond, Fox. New Haven, 1916? by George L.

12

3

CASEWELL

ESTHER LOIS (MRS. ALEXIS)

Sermon after the decease of Mrs. Esther Lois Casewell, by Francis Wayland, 1850

77C

3

CASEY

WILLIAM B.

Memoir of William B. Casey, M.D. of Middletown

25

3

CASS,GEN

LEWIS

The life and public services, 1848

77C

4

CASS, GEN

LEWIS

Biography of General Lewis Cass, 1843

63

4

CASWELL

ALEXIS

Biographical memoir of Alexis Caswell, 1909

12

2

CAULKINS

MISS FRANCES MANWARING

In memoriam, delivered by Rev. G. B. Willcox, pastor of Second Congregational Church, NewLondon 1869

52

9

CAVELL

EDITH

The death of Edith Cavell

63

5

CHAMBERLIN

FRANKLIN

Biography of Franklin Chamberlin, atty, Htfd.

40

4

CHAMPLIN

CAPT. HENRY L

Sermon preached in Essex, CT at the funeral of Capt. Henry Champlin, by James Gallup, pastor of the Congregational Church, 1859

72AC

21

CHANDLER

DR. J.A.C.

In memoriam, 1934

63

6

CHANNING

REV. WILLIAM ELLERY

Address delivered at the funeral of Rev. WilliamEllery Channing, 1842

71CD

4

CHANNING

WILLIAM ELLERY

William Ellery Channing, his opinions,character, 1880 genius and

71CD

5

CHANNING

WILLIAM ELLERY

Sermon on Channing preached on the dedication of the memorial window, Newport, 1883

71CD

6

CHANNING

WILLIAM ELLERY

Address delivered at the funeral of Rev. William Ellery Channing, 1842

71CD

7

CHANNING

WILLIAM ELLERY

Discourse on the death of William D. Channing, 1842

77C

5

CHANNING

WILLIAM ELLERY

Discourse occasioned by the death of William E. Channing,1842

1

6

CHAPIN

MRS. HARRIET

Sermon occasioned by the death of Mrs. Harriet Chapin, by William B. Sprague, 1854

40

5

CHAPIN

CALVIN

Appreciation of Calvin Chapin, D.D. of Rocky Hill by Rev. Edwin Parker, 1908

71CD

8

CHAPIN

MOSES

Disourse delivered at the funeral of Moses Chapin 1865

54

10

CHAPIN

SAMUEL

Life of Deacon Samuel Chapin of Springfield, 1908

18

2

CHAPLIN

BENJAMIN

Eulogy pronounced at the funeral of Deacon Benjamin Chaplin, late of Mansfield, CT by Moses Welch, A.M. 1796

71CD

9

CHAPMAN

FREDERICK WILLIAM

Memorial sermon on the Rev. Frederick William Chapman, of Rocky Hill, by Rev. William Fisher 1877

75

9

CHAPMAN

JOHN (JOHNNY APPLESEED)

Johnny Appleseed sourcebook, 1945

77C

6

CHAPMAN

JOHN (JOHNNY APPLESEED)

Johnny Applesees, orchardist

24

3 1/2

CHANDLER

PELEG WHITMAN

In memoriam, 1889

18

3

CHASE

GEORGE LEWIS

In memoriam,

63

7

CHASE

CHIEF-JUSTICE

Eulogy on Chief-Justice Chase, 1874

60

2

CHAUNCEY

CHARLES

An Elogy upon the death of the Rev. & Learned Man of God, Mr. Charles Chauncey, President of Harvard College, including genealogical info.

52

19

CHAUNCEY

 

Following pages are offered to the descendants of President Chauncey as an additional appendix to the Chauncey Memorials, 1880

40

6

CHAUNCEY

NATHANIEL

Conditions of success in the genealogical investigations illustrated in the character of Nathaniel Chauncey, 1866

40

8

CHEESEMAN

LOUIS M.

In memory, a sermon by Rev. Geo. Williamson Smith, President, Trinity College, 1885

6

13

CHESEBROUGH

WILLIAM

Biographical Sketch of William Chesebrough, the first white settler of Stonington, by Amos S. Chesebrough, 1893

63

8

CHILD

CHESTER ELISHA

Chester E. Child of Putnam,in appreciation,funeral, sermon, messages of sympathy, obituary notices,, 1917

1

17

CHILDS

GEORGE W.

Recollections,1892

77C

7

CHRYSLER

WALTER P.

Leadership a message to America

73

7

CHURCHILL

WINSTON

Winston Churchill at the Admiralty 1911-1915, 1940

40

7

CIBBER

COLLEY

Studies in the work of Colley Cibber by DeWitt C.Croissant, 1912

77C

8

CLARK

DAVID

David Clark, Hartford,1889

1

18

CLARK

REV. JOHN

Remarks on the character and narrative of the Rev. John Clark, by William Jay,1821

25

4

CLARK

CAPT. CHARLES E., U.S.N.

Testimonial, 1899

77C

9

CLARK

WILLIAM JUDSON

William Judson Clark, Southington,1825-1909

63

9

CLARKE

MANLIUS STIMSON

Character of Manlius Stimson Clarke,1853

71CD

10

CLARKE

MANILUS STIMSON

Duplicate of 63,9

25

5

CLAY

HENRY

Life of Henry Clay, by Junius,1843

52

11

CLAY

HENRY

Henry Clay and Pan-Americanism,1915

77C

10

CLAY

HENRY

Brief outline of the life of Henry Clay,

1

19

CLAYTON

HON. JOHN M.

Obituary address on the occasion of the death of Hon. John Clayton of Deleware in the Senate and House of Representatives, 1856

40

9

CLEAVELAND

ELISHA LORD

Memorial, 1866

71CD

11

CLEAVELAND

REV. ELISHA LORD

Discourse delivered at the funeral of Rev. Elisha Lord Cleaveland, pastor of the Third Cong'l Church New Haven, by Leonard Bacon, pastor of the First Church in New Haven, 1866

18

4

CLEAVELAND

ELIZABETH H. JOCELYN

Biography, by Ellen Strong Bartlett,

72HM

13

CLEAVELAND

JOCELYN PLANT

Biography, 1853-1881

18

5

CLEAVELAND

LIVINGSTON WARNER

Biographical info. and publicity for his run for Governor in CT 1902

77C

13

CLEVELAND

FREDERICK ALBERT

A tribute

77C

14

CLINTON

DE WITT

Eulogium on DeWitt Clinton, late Governor of the State of New York, 1828

40

10

COBB

GENERAL DAVID

Proceedings of the Massachusetts Senate on the occasion of the reception of the portrait of General David Cobb, 1882

12

4

COBB

EBENEZER

A century sermon at the special desire of Mr. Ebenezer Cobb, who, on that day, arrived at the age of one hundred years, by Chandler Robbins, D.D., 1838

71CD

12

COBB

HON. GEORGE

In memoriam, Hon. George T. Cobb and J. Boyd Headley, 1870

1

20

COFFIN

MISS MARGARET

A discourse delivered at St. Stephen's Chapel on the occasion of the death of Miss Margaret Coffin, by E.M.P. Wells, 1855

6

14

COFFING

JOHN C.

Discourse delivered at Salisbury, CT at the funeral of John C. Coffing, Esq., by Adam Reid 1848

12

5

COLT

DANIEL LATHROP

A memoir of Daniel Lathrop Coit of Norwich, CT 1754-1833,pub. in 1907

12

6

COLT

MARTHA

Martha, daughter of Mehetabel Chandler Coit, 17061784,pub. in Bulletin Print, Norwich, CT 1895

71CD

13

COLT

MARTHA

Duplicate of 12, 6

71CD

14

COLT

MEHETALBEL CHANDLER

Mehetabel Chandler Coit, her book, 1714, pub. 1895

77C

15

COKE

SIR EDWARD

Sir Edward Coke, 1552-1952, 1957

54

11

COLLAMER

JACOB

Memorial address, 1868

71CD

15

COLLINS

REV. AUGUSTUS

In memoriam, Norwalk

8

2

COLLINS

MARY LYMAN (MRS. A.M.)

Memorial sketch by Miss Mary F. Collins

63

10

COLLINS

PATRICK A.

Dinner complimentary to General Patrick A. Collins upon his appointment as Consul General at London, 1893

63

11

COLLINS

SAMUEL W.

An address at the funeral of Samuel W. Collins, including a sketch of the early history of the Collinsville Manufacturing Establishment,(Collins Manufacturing Company, Collinsville) 1872

71C-D

16

COLLINS

SAMUEL W.

Duplicate of 63, 11

18

6

COLT

ELIZABETH HART JARVIS

In memoriam, 1905

6

15

COLT

COL. SAM

Colonel Sam Colt's Will, deceased 1862

77C

16

CONANT

SHUBAEL

Shubael Conant of Detroit. 1944

52

12

CONE

REBECCA D.B.

Last will and testament and codicil, Htfd) 1889

52

13

CONE

WILLIAM R.

Last will and testament, (Hartford) 1888

63

12

CONINGHAM

MRS. BETSY

Funeral discourse on the occasion of the death of Mrs. Betsy Coningham,1861

25

6

CONKLING

ROSCOE

Memorial oration, 1888

54

12

CONNELL

JAMES BALFOUR

Memorial tribute and sermon, 1912

6

16

CONNER

MISS REBECCA PORTER

A sermon preached at Christ Church, Hartford, by George Burgess, 1843

12

7

CONVERSE

HON. ELISHA S.

Memorial record of the life and character of Hon. Elisha S. Converse

12

9

CONVERSE

MARY DIANA (MRS.ELISHA S.)

In memoriam

63

13

COOK

DANIEL P.

Memoir of the late Daniel P. Cook, 1857

52

14

COOK

ELLIS

The will of Ellis Cook of Southamption, d.1679, 1916

63

14

COOK

ESTHER HILLS (Mrs. Rev. Elisha B.)

Sermon preached at the funeral of Mrs. Esther Hills Cook wife of Rev. Elisha Cook and daughter of Deodat Woodbridge, who died 2/15/1816, in the 21st year of her age, by Thomas Robbins, East Windsor, 1817

25

7

COOLEY

REV. TIMOTHY MATHER

Sermon preached funeral of Rev. Timothy Mather Cooley, by William Sprague, 1860

71CD

17

COOLIDGE

CALVIN

Calvin Coolidge, from the farm the the White House, 1935

72AC

22

COOLIDGE

CALVIN

Calvin Coolidge, president of the American Antiquarian Society, 1934

77C

16

COOLIDGE

CALVIN

Invitation to memorial services in the House of Representatives, 1933

77C

17

COOLIDGE

CALVIN

Program of the proceedings in honor of the life, character and public service of Calvin Coolidge, House of Representatives,1933

63

15

COPELAND

REV.J

Brief sketch of the life and times and miscellaneous writings of Rev. J. Copeland

12

10

COPP

ABIGAIL L. (MRS. CAPT. JAMES S. COPP)

Discourse occasioned by the death of Mrs.Abigail L. Copp...who was buried at sea.from board the ship Ariel, of Boston,on a.Church, voyage from China to New York, by John Baldwin, pastor of the Congregational North Killingly, 1851

18

7

CORNELIUS

ELIAS

Sermon funeral of Rev. Elias Cornelius, corresponding secretary of the A.B.C.F.M., by Joel Hawes, 1832

18

8

CORNWELL

HENRY SYLVESTER

A memoir, poet of fancy, by Ellen Morgan Frisbie,1906

40

11

COUDEN

HENRY N.

Prayers offered at the opening of the daily sessions of the House of Representatives during the 62nd Congress by Henry Couden, 1913

52

15

COWLES

REV. HENRY

In memoriam, 1883

18

9

COWLES

HORACE

Sermon preached at the funeral of Horace Cowles,Esq. at Farmington, by Noah Porter, 1842

18

10

COWLES

ORSON

Memorial by his son Edward Orson Cowles, 1871

18

11

COWLES

SAMUEL HOOKER

Memoir

71CD

18

COXE

BRINTON

In memory of Brinton Coxe,Esq.,1893

71CD

19

CRAIG

FREDERICK W.

In 1937 memoriam,

77C

18

CRAM

MARSHALL PERLEY

Marshall Perley Cram, 1882-1933

72AC

23

CRANCH

WILLIAM

William Cranch, judge, law school professor, reporter, 1933

50

6

CRANDALL

PRUDENCE

Connecticut's Canterbury tale, its heroine Prudence Crandall and its moral for today, by John Kimball,

40

12

CRANSTON

JOHN

THE two Governor's Cranston, 1889

40

12

CRANSTON

SAMUEL

THE two Governor's Cranston, 1889

71CD

20

CRAWFORD

THOMAS

Thomas Crawford, his career, character, and works,1858

18

12

CROCKER

SOPHIA AND MARIA

Twins, an account of the happy lives, 1828

71 CD

21

CROCKER

WILLIAM H.

In memoriam, 1938

77C

19

CROCKETT

DAVY

Davy Crockett, frontier hero

72AC

24

CROSBY

ERNEST HOWARD

In memory, 1907

40

13

CROSBY

FANNY

An afternoon with Fanny Crosby, the blind hymn writer by Katherin Moody Spalding, 1911

52

16

CROSBY

FANNY

Duplicate of 40. 13

71CD

22

CROSBY

ERNEST HOWARD

Ernest Crosby, a valuation and tribute, 1907

40

14

CROSWELL

FREDERICK

An address commemortive of the late Frederick Croswell, 1863

50

7

CROSWELL

HARRY

Obituary sermon preached in Trinity Church, New Haven, at the funeral of Rev. Harry Croswell, by Rt. Rev. John Williams, 1858

41

1

CRUNDEN

FREDERICK MORGAN

Memorial biography, 1914

54

13

CULLOM

SHELBY MOORE

Funeral services, 1914

25

8

CUMMINGS

AMOS J.

In memoriam, 1902

63

16

CURTIS

BENJAMIN ROBBINS

Tribute of Hon. Benj. Robbins Curtis, 1875

12

11

CURTIS

HORACE F.

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

77C

20

CURTIS

WILLIAM JOHN

William John Curtis, 1854-1927

71AB 25

25

CUSHING

CALEB

Address of Benjamin Butler to Cushing, 1879the memory of Caleb

50

8

CUSTER

GEORGE ARMSTRONG

General Custer at the Battle of the Little Bull Horn, 1897

71CD

23

CUTLER

MANASSEH

Manasseh Cutler and the settlement of Ohio, 1938

63

17

CUTLER

SUSAN RHODA

Address delivered at the funeral of Susan Cutler, 1899

54

14

CUTTS

JOHN

Life and poetry of John Cutts, 1917