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Document Details


Title: Diary of Gideon Welles, May, 1863
Document type: Diary
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-D018
Original Language: English
Time span: 1863
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
Age at speaking: 61
Document location: District of Columbia
Document date: 01-May-1863
People discussed: Abraham Lincoln; Bates, Edward, 1793-1869; Charles Sumner; Charles Wilkes; Dahlgren, John Adolphus Bernard, 1809-1870; DuPont, Samuel Francis, 1803-1865; Edward Bates; John Adolphus Bernard Dahlgren; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Lord John Russell; Russell, Lord John, 1792-1878; Samuel Francis DuPont; Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874; Wilkes, Charles, 1798-1877
Organizations discussed: Peterhoff, Ship; U.S. Navy
Locations discussed: Charleston, SC; North America; South Carolina; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Abraham Lincoln; Bates, Edward, 1793-1869; Charles Sumner; Charles Wilkes; Charleston, SC; Dahlgren, John Adolphus Bernard, 1809-1870; DuPont, Samuel Francis, 1803-1865; Edward Bates; John Adolphus Bernard Dahlgren; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Lord John Russell; North America; Peterhoff, Ship; Russell, Lord John, 1792-1878; Samuel Francis DuPont; South Carolina; Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874; U.S. Navy; United States; Wilkes, Charles, 1798-1877
Topics discussed - Other terms: Battles; Blockades; Chain of command; Change of command; Economics; English people; Ethnic groups; International relations; Law; Legislators; Letters and mail; Lines of communication; Military; Military defeats; Military raids; Politics; Post-battle writings; Searches and seizures; Writing formats
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1605-D018-2998