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Document Details


Title: Letter from Theodore Lyman to Elizabeth Russell Lyman, November 6, 1864
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=S1658-D122
Original Language: English
Time span: 1864
Speaker: Lyman, Theodore, 1833-1897
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 23-Aug-1833
Speaker place of birth: Waltham, MA; Massachusetts; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Military personnel; Politician; Scientist
Age at speaking: 31
Document location: Petersburg, VA
Document date: 06-Nov-1864
People discussed: George Gordon Meade; Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872
Topics discussed - ASP terms: George Gordon Meade; Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872
Topics discussed - Other terms: African-American soldiers; Chain of command; Economics; Generals; Military; Military promotions; Military war casualties; Skirmishes; Taking military prisoners; Writing formats; Writing from field
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1658-D122-2908