John Chambers Letters,1815-1844
- John Chambers Letters,1815-1844
- Chambers, John, 1780-1852
- 4 items
- Clay, Henry, 1777-1852.
- Iowa-- History-- Sources.
- Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1817-1864.
- Whig Party (U.S.)-- History-- Sources.
- The Filson Historical Society
- Scope and Content
- Lawyer, Kentucky state legislator, U.S. congressman and governor of the Iowa Territory, 1841-1845. His letters discuss politics, Whig Party activities; Henry Clay; his wish to be removed as governor of Iowa; experiments with silkworms; Oliver Hazard Perry; and family news