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Document Details


Title: Letter from Benjamin Franklin Butler to George Brinton McClellan, November 18, 1861
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=S1641-D331
Original Language: English
Time span: 1861
Speaker: Butler, Benjamin Franklin, 1818-1893
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 05-Nov-1818
Speaker place of birth: Deerfield, NH; New Hampshire; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Lawyer; Military personnel; U.S. Representative
Age at speaking: 43
Document location: Boston, MA
Document date: 18-Nov-1861
People discussed: Andrew, John Albion, 1818-1867; Buckingham, William Alfred, 1804-1875; John Albion Andrew; William Alfred Buckingham
Locations discussed: Connecticut; Maine; Massachusetts; New England; New Hampshire; North America; United States; Vermont
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Andrew, John Albion, 1818-1867; Buckingham, William Alfred, 1804-1875; Connecticut; John Albion Andrew; Maine; Massachusetts; New England; New Hampshire; North America; United States; Vermont; William Alfred Buckingham
Topics discussed - Other terms: Governors; Military; Military recruitment; Political rivalries; Politics; State government
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1641-D331-3190