Volume 38 Index

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La Caille, Charles Nicolas, 311, 312n, 385

Lacombe, Jacques

Abrégé chronologique de l'histoire ancienne des empires et des républiques, 76

Abrégé chronologique de l'histoire du Nord, 76

Ladvocat, Jean Baptiste

Dictionnaire historique, 76

Laertius, Diogenes

Diogene Laërce, de la Vie des Philosophes, 483-4

Lafayette, Françoise Émilie Destutt de Tracy, 615, 616

Lafayette, George Washington Louis Gilbert du Motier de, 615

Lafayette, Marie Adrienne Françoise de Noailles, Marquise de, 616

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

and Émilie Pichon, 376-7n

forwards books to TJ, 615-16

letters from, 615-16, 616-17

packet for B. Washington, 148, 212-13, 257

proposed compensation for, 227, 228, 442, 444, 587

sends personal, family news to TJ, 616-17

TJ recommends books to, 525n

La Harpe, Frédéric César de

and Helvetic Republic, l, 600n

influence on Alexander I, xlix-l, 552, 553-4n, 554-5, 561n, 599-600

portrait of, xlix-l, 314 (illus.)

Lamar, Marien, 687

Lambert, John, 605n

L'An 2440 (Louis Sébastien Mercier), 321n

Landais, Louis

letter from cited, 689

Land-Holder's Assistant and Land-Office Guide (John Kilty), 522-3n

land speculation, 253n

Langdon, John

advises on appointments, 241, 243n, 259, 301, 317, 373, 403, 425

letter from, 425

Langham, Elias, 571n

Languet, Hubert, 553n

Lanham, Elisha, 427

Large Dictionary English and Dutch, in Two Parts (Willem Sewel), 79

La Roche, Martin Lefebvre de, 524, 525

La Sarraz du Franquesnay, Jean de

Ministre public dans les cours etrangeres, 76

Latimer, George

resignation of, 31-2, 41, 87-8, 89n, 104, 133n, 637, 681

Latimer, Henry, 498, 499n

Latin and English Dictionary Abridged (Robert Ainsworth), 79

Latrobe, Benjamin Henry

and the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Company, 544-8

designs for U.S. Capitol, 569n

family of, 653-4

financial circumstances of, 652-4

letter from cited, 653n, 689

letters from, 544-5, 545-8, 652-4

letter to, 619-21

as member of APS, 46n, 618n

and plan for dry dock, 619-21, 653, 654n

and R. Mills, 4n

Latrobe, Henry Sellon Boneval, 653, 654n

Latrobe, Lydia S. (wife of B. H. Latrobe), 654n

Latrobe, Lydia Sellon, 653, 654n

Latrobe, Mary Elizabeth Hazlehurst (second wife of B. H. Latrobe), 545n, 653-4

Laussat, Pierre Clément, 229n

law

Bible as basis for, 668-9

books, 76-7, 78-9, 101, 262-3, 473

capital punishment, 54, 237-8, 268, 274n, 342n, 471-2, 478-9, 537-41, 590

common, 641, 643n, 665-75

corporal punishment, 47n, 445

extradition and outlawry, 641-3

imprisonment for debt, 46-7, 67n

justices of the peace, 548

libel, 321-2n

patents, 535

quarantine, 364n, 389, 390n, 391-2

state boundaries, 336-8

taxes, 522

See also attorneys; Courts, U.S.

Law, Richard

letter from cited, 190n

and notification of bankruptcy commissions, 189, 220, 221n, 391, 392n

Lawler, Matthew, 119n

Lawson, Robert

letter from, 48-9

recommends Eddins, 48-9

seeks charity from TJ, 48-9, 110-11

Leach, John, 31, 36, 37n, 38n

lead, 171

Lear, Tobias, xlviii, 279n

Le Camus de Mézières, Nicolas, 620n

Leclerc, Victoire Emmanuel, x, 480-1n, 658-9

Lee, Richard

Treatise of Captures in War, 78

Lee, Richard Evers, 27, 508, 633, 677-8, 680

Lee, Silas, 612, 613n

Lee, William (1772-1840)

and care of distressed seamen, 243n, 244n, 531

commercial agent at Bordeaux, 59, 60n

letter from, 202

sends news from France, 202

Lee, William (District of Columbia), 680

Lee, William Ludwell, 149, 150n

Lee, William R.

advises on appointments, 178, 199, 218, 373

appointed collector, 31, 41, 104, 109, 242, 518, 679, 682

opposition to appointment of, 12, 178-9, 180n

Lefèvre de La Boderie, Antoine

Ambassades de monsieur de la Boderie, 77

Leghorn (Livorno), Italy, 437n

Legrand, Jacques Guillaume, 620n

Le Guen, Louis, 340n

Le Havre, France, 59, 60n, 295-6, 309-10, 589n, 634

Leib, John L., 119-20, 293

Leib, Margaret Conner, 119

Leib, Michael

advises on appointments, 523

criticism of, 119

letter from, 523-4

and Pa. politics, 407-8, 512, 523-4

Leiper, Thomas

and appointment as bankruptcy commissioner, 25-6, 156, 292-5, 319

and J. T. Callender, 37n, 72, 73n, 319

letters from, 292-5, 407-8, 421-2

letter to, 25-6

and Madison's tobacco crops, 311, 319, 345

reports on Pa. politics, x, 407-8, 421-2

snuff mills of, 293

and TJ's tobacco crops, 25-6, 292-3, 311, 319, 345

Lemaire, Étienne

delivers papers to, from TJ, 544

health of, 415, 422, 427

letters from, 172-3, 244-5

letter to, 210-11

orders groceries, supplies for President's House, 172-3, 226

and President's House accounts, 690

and repair of pump, 172-3, 210-11, 244-5, 258

wages, 226, 361

Lequinio de Kerblay, Joseph Marie

appointed French vice commissary at Newport, 70-1

forwards packets to TJ, 148

letters from, 70-1, 147-8

letters to, 70, 219

shares hopes for U.S.-French relations, 147-8

thanked by TJ, 219

Voyage dans la Jura, 70-1, 148, 219

Létombe, Philippe André Joseph de, xlix, 386n

Letters from France (Helen Maria Williams), 563n

Letters to the Inhabitants of Northumberland and its Neighborhood, on Subjects Interesting to the Author, and to them (Joseph Priestley), 561n

Letter to a Friend, Giving Some Account of the Proceedings in the Case of the Ailesbury Electors, 79

Lettres, memoires et negociations de monsieur le comte d'estrades (Godefroy d'Estrades), 77

Lettres et negociations de Jean de Witt (Jan de Witt), 77

Levy, Moses, 120n

Levy, Samson, 120n

Levy, Simon M., 458, 463

Lewis, Charles Lilburne (TJ's brother-in-law), 622n

Lewis, Jacob

letter from, 663-4

seeks appointment, 663-4

Lewis, John (Greenbrier Co., Va.), 591, 593n

Lewis, Lilburne (TJ's nephew)

letters from cited, 689

letter to cited, 689

Lewis, Meriwether

advises on appointments, 109, 110n, 122, 293

assists with travel arrangements, 640

and funds for Library of Congress, 31, 41

gathers information on nominees, 94n, 120n

insulted by J. T. Callender, 74n

letter from cited, 687

payments to, 609

payment to Munroe, 691

TJ's private secretary, 7n, 53n, 250n, 641n

Lewis, Morgan, 33n

Lewis, Nicholas Meriwether, 330

Lewis, Tipton, 371

Lex, Rex: The Law and the Prince (Samuel Rutherford), 551, 553n

Lexicon Graeco-Latinum Novum (Johann Scapula), 77

Lexicon Ivridicvm Ivris Cæsarei simvl, et canonici, fevdalis item, civilis, criminalis, theoretici, ac practici (Johannes Calvinus), 79

Lexington and Concord, battles of, li

L'Hospital, Monsieur, 59, 60n

libraries. See Jefferson, Thomas: Library; Library of Congress

Library of Congress

books for, ix, 16-17, 41, 42, 74-80, 81-2, 86, 105, 241-2, 244n, 260, 472-3, 511

funds for, 31, 41, 42, 82-3, 241-2, 472

newspaper files, 16

organization and storage, 74, 75n

permission to use, 16

lifeboats, 8-9

Life of George Washington (John Marshall), 406-7

Life of Thomas Paine (James Cheetham), 321-2n

lighthouses

appointment of keepers, superintendents, 49, 156, 177, 178, 210, 446-7, 462

constitutionality of federal construction of, 487-8

in Long Island Sound, 490-1

Lilly, Gabriel

letters from cited, 685, 689

letters to cited, 688, 689

overseer at Monticello, 50, 80, 480n, 622n

and Shadwell mills, 429

lime, 131, 160, 203

Lincoln, Benjamin

asked to investigate S. R. Gerry, 188n

and H. Warren, 314n

on manning of revenue cutters, 445-6

and plan for marine hospital, 461-2n

and the Windsor, 348n

Lincoln, Levi

advises on appointments, viii-ix, 28n, 37n, 180n, 218, 595-6

advises on extradition of murderers, 139n

family of, 357, 503, 565, 595

and Hardin's case, 666, 672-3

health of, 503, 565

letters from, 27, 123-6, 503-4, 595-6

letter to, 565-7

and McGurk's case, 238n

reappointment of marshals, 27

as reference, 420n

and remission of J. T. Callender's fine, 448-9n

reports on New England politics, 123-6, 503-4, 595, 613n

and S. R. Gerry, 181, 187, 188n

TJ forwards election news to, 565-7

Lincoln, Martha Waldo, 420n

Lindsay, Reuben, 397-8

Lindsay, Reuben (d. 1837), 398n

Lindsey, Theophilus, 559, 563n, 599n

Lingan, James M., 654-5

Linguet, Simon Nicolas Henri

Esprit de l'histoire générale de l'Europe, 76

Lisbon, 200n, 565

L'Isle, Guillaume de, 77

Lissa, battle of, 324n

Liston, Robert, 324n

Little Turtle (Miami Indian), 139n, 140n, 573n

Livingston, Brockholst, 242n, 274n

Livingston, Edward

advises on appointments, 242n, 263-4n

and black exiles from Guadeloupe, x, 311, 312n, 364, 385, 391-2, 400

debt to the Treasury, 122, 123n, 156, 373

dual officeholding by, 122

as mayor of New York City, 122, 123n

travels to Va., 357, 373

Livingston, Robert R.

advises on appointments, 252n, 375-6n, 419, 420n, 571n

advises on relief of distressed seamen, 244n

and books for Library of Congress, 472, 511

and ciphers, 586, 588-9n

discusses Floridas with Azara, 383n, 391

discussions with Joseph Bonaparte, 584-6

and Lafayette, 587, 615, 616

letters from, 582-3, 583-9

letter to, 476-7

and Louisiana, 204n, 227, 228, 229n, 382-3, 391, 441, 443, 584-6, 588n

and Madame Brongniart, 481

and McNeill, 306n

and Netherlands, 586

proposed travels by, 586, 589n

relations with Talleyrand, 383n, 588n, 589n

and Saint-Domingue, 204n

sends news from France, 204, 211, 215n, 583-9

and T. Sumter, Jr., 167n, 204n, 242, 252, 380, 381n, 382, 582-3, 586, 587, 589n

TJ shares opinions with, 476-7

Locke, John, 551, 651n

Lockhart, John, 635-6

Logan, George

advises on appointments, 94

letter from, 94

and Pa. politics, 407-8, 421, 511-12

London, 52n, 81-2, 229n, 241, 511, 592, 635

London Missionary Society, 559, 563n

longitude

calculation of, 45, 46n, 153-4, 485, 504-5, 618, 643

Longworth, David, 617n

Lord Hollis his Remains: Being a Second Letter to a Friend, Concerning the Judicature of the Bishops in Parliament (Denzil Holles), 79

L'ordre divin dans les changements de l'espèce humaine, démontré par la naissance, la mort et la propagation de celle-ci (Johann Peter Süssmilch), 77

L'Orient (Lorient), France, 374, 375-6n

Louisiana

consequences of cession to France, x, 3, 69, 90, 214, 222, 392n

and Florida, 383n, 391, 441, 443, 585

French expeditionary force expected at, 90, 204n, 227, 228, 229n, 242, 260, 383n, 480

French military, civil officers appointed for, 229n

inhabitants react to cession to France, 319n

letter from inhabitants of cited, 687

Monroe's views on, 392n

P. S. Du Pont advises on, 227-9, 441-4, 586

R. R. Livingston's negotiations, 382-3, 391, 441, 443, 584-6, 588n

and Saint-Domingue, x, 480

See also New Orleans

Louis of Parma, 584, 588n

Louis XVI, King of France, 17-18n

Lovell, James

letter from cited, 686

Lovering, William, 569n

Lowther, William, 284n

Ludwell, Philip, III, 149, 150n

Lunéville, Treaty of, 562n

Lutherans, 560, 564n

Lye, Edward

Dictionarium Saxonico et Gothico-Latinum, 79

Lyle, James

letter from, 158

letter to, 386-7

and TJ's debt to Henderson, McCaul & Co., xii, 158, 378-80, 386-7

Lyle, John, 686

Lyman, William

appointed collector, 104, 109, 169n

appointed consul, 52n

departs for Europe, 52n, 178, 199, 253, 267

recommended for office, 51, 53, 218

Lynch, Simon, 375n, 380

Lynchburg, Va., 440-1n

Lyon, James

letter from, 450-1

publishes American Literary Advertiser, 480

publishes Georgia Republican, 192n, 450

seeks printing contracts, 450-1

Lyon, Matthew, 90

Lyons, Peter, 467

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