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There are 20 items with the time of 1820

Title:  Letter to Col. Joseph Scott, April 9, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Topics include Spanish war; Florida and slavery; Representative Henry Clay's (KY) aspirations to become President after President James Monroe; Secretary of State John Quincy Adams; Representative Joel Crawford (GA).


Title:  Letter to Col. Joseph Scott, March 23, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Topics include soldiers pensions; Federal deficit; duel between Commodore Stephen Decatur and Commodore James Barron resulting in the death of Decatur.


Title:  Letter to Doctor Eli Todd, January 30, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to brother-in-law. Topics include Federal deficit; debate over Missouri.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, April 15, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include proposed raising of import duties on Canada.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, April 30, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include negotiations with Spain.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, December 10, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include question of Missouri's acceptance into the United States by Congress and split between Northern and Southern members; federal deficit and consideration of reduction of pay for government employees; social life; invitation to dine at President James Monroe's.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, December 25, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include health of members of Congress; Christmas in Washington, DC.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, December 3, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include unknown state of the Treasury; question of Missouri's acceptance into the United States.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, December 31, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include health of son Samuel P. Crafts; health of members of Congress; two members of the House and one Senator have died from causes possibly related to an influenza outbreak that fall.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, February 20, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include speeches in the House about Missouri.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, March 12, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include Missouri and slavery; Federal deficit and Government spending; Representative Henry W. Edwards (CT) and the Connecticut delegation; Representative Timothy Pitkin (CT); Representative Samuel B. Sherwood (CT)


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, March 26, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include mail robbery north of Baltimore; duel between Commodore Stephen Decatur and Commodore James Barron resulting in the death of Decatur; Decatur's funeral.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, May 8, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include adjournment of Congress.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, November 12, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include traveling to Washington; members of Congress arriving in Washington; boarding houses.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, November 19, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include travel; boarding houses; Senator William Palmer (VT), Representative Charles Rich (VT), Judge Livermore (NH), Mr. Phelps & Mr. Stevens of Connecticut; election of Speaker of the House; constitution of Missouri & slavery.


Title:  Letter to Eunice Todd Crafts, November 27, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to wife. Topics include social life; parties hosted by Secretary of War John Calhoun and Secretary of State John Quincy Adams; President James Monroe.


Title:  Letter to Samuel P. Crafts, December 20, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to son. Topics include debate in Congress over the establishment of a system of domestic manufactures.


Title:  Letter to Samuel P. Crafts, February 2, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to son. Topics include Missouri and slavery; includes a sketch by Crafts of Missouri and surrounding area.


Title:  Letter to Samuel P. Crafts, March 25, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to son. Topics include mail robbery north of Baltimore; duel between Commodore Stephen Decatur and Commodore James Barron resulting in the death of Decatur; Decatur's funeral.


Title:  Letter to Samuel P. Crafts, November 19, 1820

Resource type:  text

Creator: Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853 

Letter to son. Topics include traveling to Washington; election of a Speaker of the House to replace Representative Henry Clay (KY) held up by split between northern and southern Representatives on slavery question; constitution of Missouri and slavery