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There are 6 items with the time of 1844

Title:  Letter to Harriet Johnson, April 7, 1844

Resource type:  letter

Creator: Collamer, Jacob, 1791-1865 

Letter to daughter. Topics include social life of wives of congressmen; steam ship Princeton accident; Representative John Quincy Adams (MA); Representative Solomon Foot (VT); social life


Title:  Letter to Mary Collamer, February 4, 1844

Resource type:  letter

Creator: Collamer, Jacob, 1791-1865 

Letter to daughter. Topics include abolitionism; Representative Joshua Giddings (OH); Representative John Quincy Adams (MA); Democrats and Whigs; speech making in Congress.


Title:  Letter to Mary Collamer, January 14 1844

Resource type:  letter

Creator: Collamer, Jacob, 1791-1865 

Letter to wife. Topics include activities of a Congressman; constituent business at the General Post Office, the Treasury, the War or Navy Department, and the Patent Office; Congressional prayer meeting; social life.


Title:  Letter to Mary N. Collamer, February 17, 1844

Resource type:  letter

Creator: Collamer, Jacob, 1791-1865 

Letter to wife. Topics include party hosted by Postmaster General Charles Wickliffe; George Perkins Marsh; Democrats and Whigs; dueling.


Title:  Letter to Mary N. Collamer, February 28, 1844

Resource type:  letter

Creator: Collamer, Jacob, 1791-1865 

Letter to wife. Topics include war steam ship Princeton explosion, killing Secretary of State Abel Upshur, Secretary of the Navy Thomas Gilmer, Chief of the Bureau of Construction, Equipment and Repairs Captain Beverly Kennon and others.