Huntington, Jabez Williams to Wolcott, Frederick, 1826 May 22
Identifier: Digital Object ID ##tzfa6d
- Digitized: 1826 May 22
Jabez Huntington writes to Frederick Wolcott about the goings on at the State Legislature in New Haven. Gives report of the failure of the Federalists to get a single measure passed and details politicking for upcoming elections and appointments. Discusses pending bills for the incorporation of churches, town tax collection; exemption of private property of stockholders when corporations fail; school fund; lotteries; liquor licenses and exempting wives from arrest or imprisonment on account of the debts of their husbands.