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What is the value of a shilling in 1820?

One Shilling GBP in 1820 had the purchasing power of about £3.01 GBP today. NOTE - This historical conversion is the result of many calculations and considerations by a purpo (MORE)
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How did sectionalism emerge in the 1820s?

Sectionalism emerged in the 1820s because each region thought that  their region was more important than the others. Each also believed  that their way was the right way. Th (MORE)

How many states were there in 1820?

23 There were 22 states, then Maine broke away from Massachusetts and became the 23rd state. The states in 1820 were all the one's east of the Mississippi, and Lousiana. West (MORE)

What is the value of an 1820 US dime?

Two varieties were minted that year. You may need to look for pictures or have the coin inspected in person to tell them apart. Numismedia lists the following approximate re (MORE)

Who was the president in 1820?

James Monroe was the President of the United States in 1820. James Monroe was the 5th President of the United States from 1817 March 4 to 1825 March 4. He was re-elected to (MORE)
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What did the Compromise of 1820 accomplish?

The Compromise of 1820 was between the pro-slavery and anti-slavery factions in the United States Congress. It prohibited slavery in the former Louisiana Territory.
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What foods were eaten in the 1820's?

Lamb and mutton, veal and beef, pork, poultry, game, fish and shellfish, fruit and vegetables, bread and cheese, milk, beer and wine and whiskey nuts, beans, rice, mushrooms, (MORE)