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Paul G. Labadie is a writer based in Detroit. For information about Alamo Village, call 210-563-2580.

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Ladd, James Royal is member for American Heritage site since 2011. More >>

Lawrence Lader, who has written widely on history, is currently at work on a study, as yet unfilled, of radical movements in the United States since 1946.

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Gavin Lambert is a Hollywood screenwriter and author of Natalie Wood: A Life .

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James Lamont, Jr., is a freelance writer now living in the Chicago suburb of Deerfield, Illinois.

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Paul Lancaster’s article on the life and times of the American motel appeared in the June/July issue.

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Lander, David is member for American Heritage site since 2011. More >>
Lang, Chester H. is member for American Heritage site since 2011. More >>

Philip Langdon, a senior editor of Progressive Architecture , is the author of A Better Place to Live: Reshaping the American Suburb .

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Langenbach, Randolph is member for American Heritage site since 2011. More >>

Mr Laning, the well-known muralist, contributed to our pages “Memoirs of a WPA Painter” (October, 1970) and “Spoon River Revisited” (June, 1971).

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Jack Larkin is Chief Historian at Old Sturbridge Village.

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Charles J. LaRocca is a retired high school and college level history teacher who founded a student research and reenactment group based on the 124th New York. He has published articles and two books and lives in Montgomery, New York.

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Harold A. Larrabee is Ichabod Spencer Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus, at Union College, Schenectady.

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Cedric A. Larson was a Stanford graduate and veteran of the Navy.

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Robert Larson, who lives in Hollywood, has had a varied career as artist, scene designer, journalist, motion-picture animator, and studio executive.

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—From Miss Sullivan’s letter written that next day

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Clarence J. Laughlin, a writer-photographer who lives in New Orleans, has had his Louisiana plantation material exhibited in over sixty museums and university art galleries throughout the U.

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Lavender, David is member for American Heritage site since 2011. More >>

Steven F. Lawson is an associate professor of history at the University of South Florida. He is the author of Black Ballots: Voting Rights in the South, 1944-1969 .

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Layne, Elizabeth N. is member for American Heritage site since 2011. More >>

Formerly in the educational department of Houghton Mifflin, Mr. Le Roy is now Director of the Washington State Historical Society.

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“History has always been a principal interest of mine,” says Mr.

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Tom LeCompte is a writer at Air and Space magazine who authored The Last Sure Thing: The Life and Times of Bobby Riggs in 2003.

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Jane Mersky Leder is currently writing a book about love, sex, and World War II; you can reach her to share your own wartime experience at j.leder@comcast.net .

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These definitions were drawn from A Glossary of Colonial American Words by Richard M. Lederer, Jr.

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A Connecticut Yankee by birth, W. Storrs Lee is a free-lance writer who now “commutes” between homes in Maine and in Hawaii.

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Sandra Leff is director of research at the Graham Gallery in New York City.

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A steady contributor to American Heritage, David Lehman has written both poetry and nonfiction books.

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—John Lehman, Secretary of the Navy in the Reagan administration, has just published On Seas of Glory , a history of the U.S. Navy.

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Nicholas Lemann has been the Dean and Henry R. Luce Professor at the Columbia School of Journalism since 2003. Lemann began his journalism career as a 17-year-old writer for an alternative weekly newspaper there, the Vieux Carre Courier.

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Edward G. Lengel, the Editor-in-Chief of The Papers of George Washington and Professor at the University of Virginia, is author most recently of Thunder and Flames: Americans in the Crucible of Combat, 1917-1918 (2015).

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Novelist, essayist, and professor of English at McGill University in Montreal, Hugh MacLennan has five times won the Governor General’s Award, Canada’s counterpart to the Pulitzer prize.

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Born in Toronto, Michael Lennick is a documentary filmmaker who has written and directed film and television series on space travel and technology for over 25 years.

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John Leonard is the television critic for New York magazine.

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Aldo Leopold was an American ecologist, forester, and environmentalist.

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Edward E. Leslie is the author of Desperate Journeys, Abandoned Souls: True Stories of Castaways and Other Survivors . His Quantrill biography is forthcoming from Random House.

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Lesy, Michael is member for American Heritage site since 2011. More >>

William E. Leuchtenburg, a prominent 20th century historian, is the William Rand Kenan, Jr. professor emeritus of history at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

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Alexandra Lee Levin, granddaughter of Fanny Knight, lives in Baltimore. She is now at work on a study of English women playwrights of the eighteen century.

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David Levine is a freelance writer whose work has been published in the New York Times, American Heritage, Sports Illustrated and many other publications.

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Levins, Lawrence W. is member for American Heritage site since 2011. More >>