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Letter to Nathan and Mary Hill, August 21, 1842

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Item Description

Title

Letter to Nathan and Mary Hill, August 21, 1842

Creator

Crafts, Samuel Chandler, 1768-1853

Published: August 22, 2006,  University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections

Description

Letter to daughter and son-in-law. Topics include treaty between Great Britain and the United States finally approved by the Senate after four long days of discussion, surmounting strong opposition by a vote of 39 to 9; continued deadlock on Tariff Bill; Treasury statement to the House stating that all funds on hand had been expended and asking for authority for more Treasury Notes; impact of governmental inaction on the Tariff Bill on factories and the importation of foreign goods.

Source Document

Crafts Family Papers, Box 6, Folder 4

Date of Source Document

1842-08-21

Digital Format: image/tiff : Text/Color: 24 bits; 300 ppi, Microtek ScanMaker 9800XL.

Subjects/People

Time period: 1842-08-21

Format: text, letter

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Permanent Link:

http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/craftsB06f004i004

Preferred citation

Letter to Nathan and Mary Hill, August 21, 1842, Crafts Family Papers, Box 6, Folder 4, Special Collections, University of Vermont Library, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/craftsB06f004i004 (accessed August 29, 2014)

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