Volume 29 Index

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L

labor

shortage of, in Albemarle Co., 123

mechanics' wages, 124

Lafayette, Anastasie Louise Pauline du Motier de (Anastasie, daughter of the Marquis de Lafayette), 160

Lafayette, George Washington Louis Gilbert du Motier de

letter to, 126-7

letter from, 159-60

identified, 126-7n

Congress offers to aid, 126-7

Washington assists, 126-7

TJ writes, 129

residence in U.S., 159-60

Lafayette, Marie Adrienne Françoise de Noaille, Marquise de

sends son to U.S., 126-7n

mentioned, 160

Lafayette, Marie Antoinette Virginie du Motier de (Virginie, daughter of the Marquis de Lafayette), 160

Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de

Va. commissions busts of, 38n

TJ's regard for, 126, 159-60

imprisoned by Austrians, 126n

Americans' regard for, 159-60

and War of First Coalition, 159-60

aids Russian linguistic study, 201n

and Blacons, 468

rumored arrival in U.S., 594, 595n

La Harpe, Jean François de

Abrégé de l'Histoire générale, 155, 156n, 296

Lake, Elisha

forwards TJ's rope, 63

Lake of the Woods

and U.S. boundary with British possessions, 617, 619-20

Lancaster, Pa.

kitchen stoves in, 25

lands

paper money affects price of, 124

as investment, 368

speculation, claims at Vincennes, 507-8

See also taxes: federal, proposed on land

Langdon, John

letter to, 269-70

and conversation with Adams, 194

urges TJ to accept vice presidency, 269-70

letter from cited, 270n

TJ writes, 281

provides political intelligence, 372, 592

Langeac, Auguste Louis Joseph Fidèle Armand de Lespinasse, Comte de

in TJ's French accounts, 16, 31-2

Langhorne, John, 78

languages

comparative study of, 201-2, 367-8, 400n, 445-7

Lansdowne, William Petty, first Marquis of (Earl of Shelburne), 613

La Rochefoucauld, Alexandrine Charlotte Sophie de Rohan-Chabot, Duchesse de

regard for TJ, 312, 333, 597

TJ sends respects to, 317, 465

relations with Short, 598n

La Rochefoucauld d'Enville, Louis Alexandre, Duc de La Roche Guyon et de, 149n

La Rochefoucauld-Liancourt, François Alexandre Frédéric, Duc de

letters from, 148-9, 462-3

identified, 148-9n

portrait by E. Sharples, xxxviii, 318 (illus.)

travels in U.S., xxxviii, 49, 137, 148-9

visits Monticello, xxxviii, 38, 72n, 148-9

introduced to TJ, 41

TJ introduces, 137, 138

prospects of return to France, 147, 463

TJ comments on, 147, 317

describes TJ, 149n

Travels, 149n

and French-U.S. relations, 462-3

and Monroe, 462-3

letter to cited, 463n

On the Prisons of Philadelphia, 463n

La Roche-Guyon (Rocheguyon), France

horticulture at, 333

Short visits, 598n

Latrobe, Benjamin Henry, 310n

Laurance, John

appointed to Senate committee, 282, 372, 395n

and Senate vote, 283n

Law, Thomas, 53

Lawrence, Mr.

visits Monticello, 428

Lawson, Robert

letter to, 520

seeks army commission for son, 520

letter from cited, 520n

Lear, Tobias, 80n

Lee, Charles

appointment to cabinet, 5

and Hylton v. U.S., 10

and appointment of envoys to France, 411

influences Va. congressmen, 412

Lee, Francis Lightfoot, 317

Lee, Henry

as political intriguer, 127-8, 129-30n, 144n

and election of 1796, 197n

Lee, Ludwell

and Va.-Md. boundary, 263n, 271-2, 278-9

Lee, Rebecca Tayloe, 317

Leghorn (Livorno), Italy

port for northern Italy, 121

French take control of, 161

Lego (TJ's estate)

slaves at, 98

adjoins Pantops, 549

legumes

for improvement of soil, 102-3

Le Havre, France

Short's expected port of departure, 332, 333n

Paine at, 340

U.S. consulship at, 366-7

Leib, Dr. Michael

TJ praises, 35

supports Va. amendments to U.S. constitution, 36n

Leiper, Mr. (Alexandria, Va.), 515

Leiper, Thomas

buys tobacco, 385, 413, 426

assists and befriends Callender, 536, 537n

Lendrum, John

publishes Logan's speech, 454, 455n

Lenni Lenape. See Delaware (Lenni Lenape) Indians

Leoben

articles of peace signed at, 367n, 431, 433, 434n, 436, 438 450, 451, 459, 558

L'Epine, Joseph, 257, 259n

leprosy

Rush associates disease with blacks' skin color, 284

Lerebours, Alexandre

letter from, 101-2

and French science, technology, 101-2

Leroy & Bayard & Co. (N.Y.), 330n

Létombe, Philippe André Joseph de, 589

Letter to George Washington (Thomas Paine)

TJ requests copy of, 224

sent to TJ, 256

forwarded to J. W. Eppes, 586

Letty (TJ's slave)

in marriage settlement of Mary Jefferson, 550

Le Veillard, Geneviève, 122

Le Veillard, Geneviève Elisabeth Belamy, 122

Le Veillard, Louis, 122

Le Veillard, Louis Guillaume

victim of Reign of Terror, 122

Lewis, Meriwether, 133n

Lewis, Nicholas

manages TJ's affairs, 541n

Lewis, Nicholas Meriwether

moves to Ky., 37, 350-1

Lewis, Thomas, 139

Lexington, Ky.

Volney visits, 174

Lezay-Marnézia, Adrien

De la foiblesse, 123

Liancourt. See La Rochefoucauld-Liancourt, François Alexandre Frédéric, Duc de

lieth machine. See threshing machines

Life of George Washington (John Marshall)

and TJ's letter to Mazzei, 79-80n

and TJ's compilation of the "Anas," 487n

Lindsay, William, 387n

Linn, William

letter from, 400

and missionary activity, 400

lions

megalonyx associated with, 64, 113-14, 138-9, 155, 171, 172 275, 284, 296, 297-8, 299, 525

size compared to megalonyx, 292-4

habitat, as analogy for megalonyx, 294, 295

historical accounts of American, 294-5, 303n

African, 295, 296

of Mexico and Peru, 295

as examples of predators, 297

Liston, Robert

and Blount conspiracy, 473n, 516-17, 591

and Federalist politics, 558

Littlepage, Lewis, 551

Little Sarah (ship)

Cabinet opinions on, 128, 130n, 143, 178

Livermore, Samuel

appointed to Senate committee, 372, 395n

introduces defense measure, 423n

Livingston, Edward

and Jay Treaty, 10, 46, 52n

proposes to aid Lafayette's son, 126-7n

returns correspondence to H. Gates, 361n

and fortification bill, 422-3n

and Monroe-Hamilton conflict, 593, 595n

as likely candidate for governor, 594

Lloyd, James, 594, 595n

Lloyd, John, 196-7

Lloyd, Thomas

as compiler of congressional debates, 416, 434

Logan (Mingo Indian)

publication, circulation of speech of, vii, 409-10n, 441n 454, 455n, 601, 603-4n

address to Dunmore, 408-10, 440-1, 451, 452-5, 599-604

relatives killed at Yellow Creek, 409-10n, 444, 452, 453 555-6, 581-2, 590-1, 599-600, 604n

accuses Cresap, 416, 451

as Mingo leader, 455n

Logan, George

Fourteen Agricultural Experiments, to ascertain the best rotation of crops, 272, 273n

Logan, James, 409n

Lohra, Peter, 325n

lolium perenne

rye grass seed sent to TJ, 510-11, 512

See also grasses

Lomax, Thomas

and Mazzei, 81, 100

Lombardy

incorporated in Cisalpine Republic, 366, 367n

London

bills on, 89, 95

Lott, Peter

wants correspondent in Philadelphia, 206

financial transactions with, 219, 324, 484-5, 509, 523, 534 542

Loudoun Co., Va.

campaign for presidential elector in, 195-6

Louis XVI, King of France

La Rochefoucauld-Liancourt in court of, 149n

estate at Rambouillet, 333n

Louisiana

encouragement of emigration to, 133n

politics in, 133n

TJ's concern about French designs on, 438-9

plans to invade, 472-3n

Louis of Parma

letter to, 389-92

T. Pinckney describes, 27

sent Notes on the State of Virginia, 29n

seeks natural history specimens, 121, 136, 286-7, 389-92

T. Pinckney forwards letter from, 357-8, 404

TJ sends tooth of mammoth to, 391, 481, 484

Louisville, Ky.

described, 204n

Lownes, Caleb

characterized by TJ, 7

supplies TJ with nailrod, 7, 55, 88, 540

letter to cited, 89n

Lucinda (TJ's slave)

TJ mortgages, 98

in marriage settlement of Mary Jefferson, 549

Lucy (daughter of Thamar, TJ's slave)

in marriage settlement of Mary Jefferson, 550

Lucy (TJ's slave)

in marriage settlement of Mary Jefferson, 550

Lunenburg Co., Va.

search for P. Jefferson's land records at, 185

Lyle, James

letters to, 93, 96-7, 306-7

letter from, 202

and TJ's bond to Kippen & Co., 93

and TJ's debt to Henderson, McCaul & Co., 96, 202-4, 306-7

letter from cited, 307n

letter to cited, 307n

Lynchburg Weekly Gazette

and L. Martin's attacks on TJ, 603n

Lynn, Col., 118

Lyons, France

prison at, 335, 336n

mentioned, 257

Lyons, Peter, 574

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