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Document Details


Title: Memoir of Gideon Welles
Document type: Memoir
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=S1605-D007
Original Language: English
Speaker: Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 01-Jul-1802
Speaker place of birth: Glastonbury, CT; Connecticut; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Editor; Government appointee; Journalist; Politician
Document date: Undated
People discussed: Alden, James, 1810-1877; Charles Stewart McCauley; Chase, Salmon Portland, 1808-1873; Dahlgren, John Adolphus Bernard, 1809-1870; Douglas, Stephen Arnold, 1813-1861; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Frederick William Seward; Hale, John Parker, 1806-1873; Harvey, James E., 1820-; James Alden; James E. Harvey; John Adolphus Bernard Dahlgren; John Parker Hale; McCauley, Charles Stewart, 1793-1869; Meigs, Montgomery Cunningham, 1816-1892; Montgomery Cunningham Meigs; Old Fuss and Feathers; Salmon Portland Chase; Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866; Seward, Frederick William, 1830-1915; Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872; Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869; Stephen Arnold Douglas; William Henry Seward; Winfield Scott
Organizations discussed: Fort Pickens, Pensacola, FL; Fort Sumter, Charleston, SC; Merrimack, Ship; Navy Yard, Norfolk, VA; U.S. Navy
Locations discussed: Georgia; Norfolk, VA; North America; Savannah, GA; United States; Virginia
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Alden, James, 1810-1877; Charles Stewart McCauley; Chase, Salmon Portland, 1808-1873; Dahlgren, John Adolphus Bernard, 1809-1870; Douglas, Stephen Arnold, 1813-1861; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Fort Pickens, Pensacola, FL; Fort Sumter, Charleston, SC; Frederick William Seward; Georgia; Hale, John Parker, 1806-1873; Harvey, James E., 1820-; James Alden; James E. Harvey; John Adolphus Bernard Dahlgren; John Parker Hale; McCauley, Charles Stewart, 1793-1869; Meigs, Montgomery Cunningham, 1816-1892; Merrimack, Ship; Montgomery Cunningham Meigs; Navy Yard, Norfolk, VA; Norfolk, VA; North America; Old Fuss and Feathers; Salmon Portland Chase; Savannah, GA; Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866; Seward, Frederick William, 1830-1915; Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872; Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869; Stephen Arnold Douglas; U.S. Navy; United States; Virginia; William Henry Seward; Winfield Scott
Topics discussed - Other terms: Battle preparations; Chain of command; Change of duty station; Congressional committees; Couriers; Diplomatic missions; Economics; Entertainment and recreation; Gossip; Ironclads; Law; Lawyers; Legislators; Lines of communication; Military; Military desertion; Military officers; Military orders; Military strategy; Navy ships; Political appointments; Politics; Presidential cabinets; Secession; Spies; Transportation
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1605-D007-2998