Laboulaye, Édouard, 1811-1883

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Edouard Laboulaye was a French jurist and poet who first proposed the idea for the Statue of Liberty.

From the description of Edouard Laboulaye letter, 1863. (New-York Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 712650524

Biographical Note: Edouard-Ren'e LeFebvre de Laboulaye (1811-1883) was a French businessman, lawyer, author, professor and politician.

For most of his career (1849-83) Laboulaye was associated with the Coll'ege de France where he taught the history of comparative legislation and specialized in the American constitution. From 1873 until his death Laboulaye was director of the college. He was an outspoken opponent of the Empire, served in the Chamber of Deputies (1871), and was elected senator for life in 1875.

From the description of Edouard Laboulaye lectures, 1848-1864. (Johns Hopkins University). WorldCat record id: 48388270

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referencedIn Bluntschli, Johann Caspar, 1808-1881. Johann Caspar Bluntschli papers 1750-1884. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
creatorOf Laboulaye, Édouard, 1811-1883. Edouard Laboulaye lectures, 1848-1864. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
creatorOf Laboulaye, Édouard, 1811-1883. Edouard Laboulaye letter, 1863. New-York Historical Society Library
referencedIn Feinstone, Sol, 1888-1980,. Collection, 1770-1963. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Gasparin, Agénor, comte de, 1810-1871. Reponse a la lettre addressee a M.M. le Comte de Gasparin, Edouard Laboulaye, Henry Martin, August Cochin, et aux autres amis de l'Amerique en France, par la Ligue loyale et Nationale de New York : holograph, 1863 Oct. 31. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Mollà, Benedicto. Crónica general de las inundaciones en las provincias de Alicante, Murcia y Almería, en 14 y 15 de octubre de 1879 [Manuscrito] por Benedicto Mollà. Biblioteca Nacional de España, Biblioteca Nacional - Madrid
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associatedWith Feinstone, Sol, 1888-1980, person
associatedWith Gasparin, Agénor, comte de, 1810-1871. person
associatedWith Mollà, Benedicto. person
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correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
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Constitutional history--Study and teaching
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Lawyers--Biography
College teachers--Archives
Constitutional history
Poets, French--18th century--Biography
Universities and colleges--History--Sources
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College teachers--France
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Birth 1811-01-18

Death 1883-05-25

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