Results for: 1837

In History of the United States

What was the 1837 panic?

The early 1830s was a time of expansion and prosperity. Much of the growth in these years had been fueled by the widespread construction of new railroads and canals. Millions (MORE)
In History of the United States

What was the Panic of 1837?

The panic of 1837 happened because speculators began to buy land by borrowing huge amounts of money.The bank of the United States was eliminated and state banks began to print (MORE)
In History of the United States

What is the Panic of 1837?

look up 'panic of 1837' and there's already a pretty good explanation on the sitee. (=
In Inventions

What inventions were there in 1837?

The (electric) telegraph was more or less invented in 1837 by Cookeand Wheatstone in England. It was 1838 that Samuel Morse firstdemonstrated his telegraph.
In Political Office Holders

Who was the president in 1837?

This depends on the country/organization you are asking about.Please re-ask your question or see related questions. United States: Andrew Jackson , replaced by Martin Van Bu (MORE)
In US Coins

What is the value of a 1837 large penny?

Older copper coins of this type need to be seen for the best idea of value because per grade the prices increase from $21.00 to $240.00 depending on the grade of the coin. Tak (MORE)
In Political Office Holders

Who was the Governor of Alabama in 1837?

Clement C. Clay (born December 17, 1789 in Halifax County, Virginia; died September 7, 1866 in Huntsville, Alabama) succeeded John Gayle as the eighth Governor of Alabama, ser (MORE)
In Political Office Holders

Who was the Governor of Arkansas in 1837?

James Sevier Conway (born December 9, 1798 in Greene County, Tennessee; died March 3, 1855 in Arkansas), the first Governor of Arkansas, served between September 13, 1836 and (MORE)