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Document Details


Title: Letter from Lydia Maria Child to Sarah Blake Sturgis Shaw, 1863
Document type: Letter
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: The American Civil War: Letters and Diaries (Subscription only)
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/cwld/documentidx.pl?aspdocid=S109-D111
Original Language: English
Time span: 1863
Speaker: Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 11-Feb-1802
Speaker place of birth: Medford, MA; Massachusetts; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Abolitionist; Farmer; Publisher; Teacher; Writer
Age at speaking: 61
Document date: 1863
Historical events discussed: Emancipation Proclamation, U.S., September 22, 1862; U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Emancipation Proclamation, U.S., September 22, 1862; U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Topics discussed - Other terms: Abolitionism; Art; Intellectual life; Military; Photography; Sociology; Soldiers
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S109-D111-34