Volume 33 Index

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Lachaise, Auguste, 654n

La Coruña, Spain, 678

Lafayette, George Washington Louis Gilbert du Motier de, 270

Lafayette, Marie Adrienne Françoise de Noailles, Marquise de, 270

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

letter to, 270

TJ sends news of American affairs to, viii, 270

adopted son of, 188

and Madame de Tessé, 369

and cession of Louisiana to France, 404, 405n

as reference, 408

rumored to be French minister to U.S., 408

secretary to, 594n

La Greca, Baron Luigi, 467

Lake Champlain, 125n

La Luzerne, Anne César, Chevalier de, 408

Lamar, Marien, 666, 667-8n

Lambert, William

letter from cited, 690

Lancaster, Pa.

TJ's election celebrated at, 28

removal of state government to, 71, 212n

and election of 1800, 72n

Republicans in, 73n

postmaster, 78

prothonotary, 344n

Land Act (1800), 197-8

land speculation

in Ohio, 107n, 353n

failures caused by, 122n, 573n

European interest in, 373-4

in Northwest Territory, 373-4

in D.C., 480-1, 508-11

in Georgia, 521

in Texas, 641n

Lane, George, 666

Lane, Presley Carr

carries letter to TJ, 93

appointed marshal, 219, 664, 671, 674

Langdon, John

declines secretaryship of the navy, 255, 256n, 260

boards with TJ at Conrad & McMunn's, 256n

as reference, 560

recommends Sullivan, 664, 666

La Rochefoucauld, Alexandrine Charlotte Sophie de Rohan-Chabot, Duchesse de, 338

Latimer, George

collector at Philadelphia, 4n, 428n, 458, 614, 666

recommends Tate, 121, 122

resigns as collector, 670

Latrobe, Benjamin Henry, 10n, 431n

Latrobe, Lydia Sellon, 10n

laundresses, 38

Laurens, Henry, 455n

law

practice of, disagreeable, 111

legal education not necessary for judges, 368

Law, Thomas

letters from, 399-400, 575

as reference, 308

letter from cited, 320n, 685n

recommends Frost, 320n

and development of Washington, D.C., 399-400, 575

Laws of Maryland (William Kilty), 417n

Leach, John, 666

Lear, Tobias

letter to, 447

letters from, 229, 447-8

seeks secretaryship of navy, 229, 255

caretaker of Washington's papers, 229n

collapse of T. Lear & Co., 229n

appointed general commercial agent, 447-8, 670, 675

and navy affairs, 545

Le Blond, Guillaume

Elements of Fortification, 211n

Lebrun, Citoyen

Histoire, 515, 516, 517n

Leçons d'Anatomie Comparée (Georges Cuvier), 437-8, 511-12

Lee, Charles, 15, 16, 674

Lee, Henry, 117n, 153n, 408

Lee, John (Me.), 219, 669, 673, 677

Lee, John (State Department employee), 108

Lee, Silas

appointed U.S. attorney, 219, 521n, 668, 670, 677

Lee, Susan Palfrey, 57, 226n

Lee, Thomas Ludwell, 345n

Lee, Thomas Sim, 558, 674

Lee, William (1772-1840)

letter from, 225-6

carries letters from France, 57, 58n, 419-20

seeks appointment, 57, 225, 419, 666, 668n

appointed commercial agent, 173n, 419, 671, 676

identified, 226n

Lee, William (father of William), 57

Lee, William R., 670

Leeds, 467

Lee & Son (Smyrna), 467

Legaux, Peter

letter to, 430-1

letter from, 160-1

vineyard of, 160, 161, 431n

congratulates TJ, offers vine cuttings, 160-1

letters from cited, 161n, 431n, 686

presents meteorological tables to APS, 161n, 431, 511-12

thanked by TJ, 430-1

Le Havre, France

commercial agent at, 21, 88, 89, 173n, 411-12, 467, 469n, 557n, 665-6, 671, 672, 676

Dawson arrives at, 340n, 359

Benjamin Franklin sails from, 615

Lehré, Thomas, 333, 513, 514

Leib, John J., 543

Leib, Michael

letter from, 543

recommends aspirants for office, 29n, 247n, 358n, 543, 666

identified, 543n

letter from cited, 690

Leiper, Thomas

letters to, 50, 496-7

letters from, 7-8, 215-17

and TJ's tobacco crops, 7-8, 33-4, 34, 50, 92, 215-16, 461, 496-7

discusses business and politics, 215-16

recommends J. Smith, 246n, 497

militia officer, 247n

and Callender's fine, 573-5

Lemaire, Étienne, 269, 531n

L'Enfant, Pierre Charles, 205n

Leonidas (king of Sparta), 451

Leslie, Robert

letter from, 521-2

seeks appointment, 521-2

Létombe, Philippe André Joseph de

letters to, 43-4, 181, 366-7, 506-7

letters from, 81, 96-9, 302-3, 449-51

finds steward, cook for TJ, xi, 43-4, 96-9, 181, 302-3, 366-7, 430n, 448-9, 506-7

congratulates TJ, 81

forwards music to TJ, 97, 98

returns to France, 181, 450

return of French prisoners, 273n, 291, 347

as reference, 576

Letter from Robert Goodloe Harper, of South Carolina, to His Constituents (Robert Goodloe Harper), 372

Letter from the Assistant Post-Master General (Charles Burrall), 427n

Letters to the Inhabitants of Northumberland and its Neighborhood, on Subjects Interesting to the Author, and to them (Joseph Priestley), 567

Letters to the People. By a Farmer (Levi Lincoln), 182n

Letter to the Right Honourable William Pitt, On the Influence of the Stoppage of Issues in Specie at the Bank of England, on the Prices of Provisions, and other Commodities (Walter Boyd), 648, 649n

Lettre d'un Français á M. Pitt (Louis André Pichon), 420n

lettuce, 611

Lewis, Charles (son of Charles Lilburne Lewis), 551-2

Lewis, Jacob

letter from, 378-9

seeks appointment, 44, 378-9

consul at Île de France, 250, 292n, 667

appointed consul at Calcutta, 379n, 677

Lewis, Joel, 668, 671, 676

Lewis, Lucy Meriwether, 51n

Lewis, Meriwether

letters to, 51-2, 507

letters from, 238-9, 530, 565

TJ's private secretary, xi, 51-2, 54-5, 120n, 238-9, 531, 549, 550

identified, 51-2n

TJ's opinion of, 52n

letter forwarded to, 95n

recommends W. Brent as successor, 242n

arrives, departs from Washington, 507, 530, 565

Lewis, Nicholas, 23n

Lewis, Samuel, Sr.

letter from cited, 690

Lewis, Thomas (Cherokee agent), 665

Lewis, Thomas, Jr.

letter from, 59-60

congratulates TJ, 59-60

identified, 60n

Lewis, Thomas, & Son (Boston), 60

Lewis, William (father of Meriwether Lewis), 51n

Lexington, battle of (1775), 365

Liberty

depicted on U.S. coins, 423n

liberty poles, 252n

Library of Congress, xlvi, 678

Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy (Laurence Sterne), 274n

lighthouses, 277

Lille, France, 467

Lilly, Gabriel

overseer at Monticello, 67, 570

receives payment, 639

letters to, from cited, 689

Lincoln, Abraham, 138

Lincoln, Benjamin

as Indian commissioner, 176, 178n

recommends W. Lee, 225n, 666

in American Revolution, 357

indebtedness of, 520

Lincoln, Levi

letters to, 181-2, 566, 604, 642

letters from, 389-90, 451-2, 553, 557-9, 596-9

acting secretary of state, vii, viii, 181-2, 252, 255, 268, 310, 321-3, 344, 346-9, 362, 385, 389-90, 452, 486, 487, 504, 513n, 525, 526, 549, 550

appointed attorney general, vii, x, 182n, 189, 329, 671, 674

instructions regarding exchange of ratifications, viii, 346-9

TJ writes over signature of, viii, 349n, 453

attends cabinet meetings, xi, 220, 232

addresses letter for TJ, 13n

carries letters, 56

identified, 181-2n

Letters to the People, 182n

resigns as attorney general, 182n

advises on Conn. appointments, 219, 232, 489-90, 493

attends public dinner, 236n

forwards letters, news to TJ, 389-90, 451-2, 557-9, 596-9

and D.C. commissioners, 482n

remains in Washington, 506

and Olive Branch affair, 536n

and R. Greene's commission, 553, 604

withholding of commissions by TJ, 558, 559n

TJ sends papers, instructions to, 566, 604

and Callender's fine, 573

provides information to newspapers, 597, 598n

and TJ's return to Washington, 642

commissioner to settle Yazoo claims, 678

linen, 467

Lingan, James M.

appointed, replaced as marshal, 52n, 203n, 671, 675

letter from cited, 231n

resigns as collector, 231n, 289, 290n, 670, 677

surety for Md. loan, 480

Linn, Alexander, 432n

Linn, James

letter from, 432

recommends aspirants for office, 183

recommended for office, 219

seeks appointment, 432

identified, 432n

appointed supervisor, 669, 673, 676

Linn, Mary Livingston, 432n

Lisbon, 678

Liston, Robert, 190n, 262

Littell, Eliakim

memorial from, 407-8

seeks appointment, 407-8

identified, 408n

Littell, Squier

memorial from, 407-8

seeks appointment, 407-8

identified, 408n

Little, Charles

letter to, 507-8

TJ seeks information on roads to Monticello, 507-8

identified, 508n

Livermore, Edward St. Loe

appointed, replaced as U.S. attorney, 15, 672, 676

replaced as naval officer, 219, 220n, 669, 672, 679

Liverpool, xlv-xlvi, 266, 267n, 631

Livingston, Edward

appointed U.S. attorney, 12n, 330, 331n, 664, 668, 672, 675

letter from cited, 690

Livingston, Gilbert, 330, 332n

Livingston, Robert R.

letters to, 61, 433

letters from, 199-200, 255, 314, 323-8, 497-8

declines secretaryship of the navy, vii, 255

appointed minister to France, viii, x, 61, 189, 227, 255, 314, 359, 397, 440, 460, 617n, 624-5, 671, 674

invests in Mine and Metal Company, 9

and steam power, 10n

elected to APS, 20, 199

and mastodon discoveries, 20n, 199-200, 323-8, 497, 511, 557, 608, 609n

comments on science and agriculture, 199-200, 497-8

advancement of agricultural knowledge, 200

and megalonyx, 200

prepares to depart for France, 314, 359, 392, 433, 440

advises on N.Y. patronage, 331n

suggested to carry ratified convention to France, 350, 460

suggested as minister to Great Britain, 398

and cession of Louisiana to France, 406n

and paper making, 497

and T. Sumter, Jr., 625n

Livingston, Schuyler, 666

Livingston, William, 432n

Lloyd, Henry

Political and Military Rhapsody, 218-19

Rhapsody on the Present System of French Politics, 218-19n

Lofrede op George Washington, te Oldenbarneveld, den 22sten van Sprokkelmaand 1800, in Oneida district, staat van New York (Francis Adrian Van der Kemp), 497, 498n

Logan, Deborah Norris, 391

Logan, George

letter to, 390-1

letters from, 26, 93-4

congratulates TJ, 26

candidate, appointed to U.S. Senate, 29

advises on domestic, foreign policies, 93-4, 390-1

recommends J. Smith, 216

Lomax, John Tayloe, 524-5

Lomax, Thomas

letter to, 66-7

letter from, 524-5

shares political observations with TJ, 66-7, 524-5

London

coffeehouses, 40

art academies, 90, 463n

publishing at, 341n

printers, 455-6

market for copper, iron, and clothing, 467-8

banks, 649n

consul at, 673, 676

London Courant, 455n

London Evening Post, 455, 455n

Long, Kennedy

letter from cited, 690

longitude

calculation of, 580-2

L'Orient (Lorient), France, 672, 677

Louisiana

ceded to France by Spain, 404-6

commissioners, governors, 599n

sale of, to U.S., 654n

Louis of Parma, 406n

Louis XVI, King of France, 374

Loval, Thomas, 408n

Lowell, John, 15, 682

Lowry, Thomas, 184n, 219, 668, 672, 678

Loyal Company, 373

Loyalists. See American Revolution

Lübeck, Germany, 616

Ludlow, Daniel, 308, 309n

Lunéville, France

treaty, 87, 89-90, 653

Lutze, Friedrich Wilhelm, 444

Lyle, Andrew, 670, 679

Lyle, James, 462, 639

Lyman, Daniel, 606, 669, 672, 678

Lyon, James

letter from, 26-8

seeks printing contract, 26-8

printer, 133, 133n

financial support from TJ, 639-40

Lyon, Matthew

letters from, 111-14, 125, 534-6

and election of 1800, 16-17, 20

as reference, 21-2, 572

advises on Vt. appointments, 111-14, 125, 219, 533, 664, 666

recommended for office, 132-3

Olive Branch affair, Pa. politics, 534-6

and Priestman's case, 557

prosecution under Sedition Act, 668

letters from cited, 689

 
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