John Lloyd Stephens
In 1839, Stephens was sent on a diplomatic mission to Central America and traveled all over Guatemala, but he never found the government to which he had been accredited. The British artist Frederick Catherwood was traveling ...
Incidents of Travel in Egypt, Arabia Petraea, and the Holy Land (1837)
Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia and Poland (1838)
Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas and Yucatán, Vols. 1 & 2 (1841)
Incidents of Travel in Yucatán, Vols. 1 & 2 (1843)
Records for the schools were sporadic, especially in the formative years of both institutions. If instructors kept comprehensive records for the Litchfield Female Academy or the Litchfield Law School, they do not survive. Researchers and staff have identified students through letters, diaries, family histories and genealogies, and town histories as well as catalogues of students printed in various years. Art and needlework have provided further identification of Female Academy Students, and Litchfield County Bar records document a number of Law School students. The history of both schools and the identification of the students who attended them owe credit to the early 20th century research and documentation efforts of Emily Noyes Vanderpoel and Samuel Fisher, and the late 20th century research and documentation efforts of Lynne Templeton Brickley and the Litchfield Historical Society staff.
Catalogue of the Litchfield Law School (Hartford, CT: Press of Case, Tiffany and Company, 1849), 19.
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