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Document Details


Title: Letter from Eliza Paul Gurney to Abraham Lincoln, August 18, 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=S139-D146
Original Language: English
Time span: 1863
Speaker: Gurney, Eliza Paul Kirkbride, 1801-1881
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 06-Apr-1801
Speaker place of birth: Philadelphia, PA; Pennsylvania; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Clergy; Educator
Age at speaking: 62
Document location: Atlantic City, NJ
Document date: 18-Aug-1863
Historical events discussed: U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Topics discussed - ASP terms: U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Topics discussed - Other terms: Abolitionism; Gratitude; Health; National government; Politics; Prayer and meditation; Religion; Secession; Sociology
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S139-D146-132