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Document Details


Title: Letter from Gideon Welles to David Glasgow Farragut, January 20, 1862
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=S1877-D019
Original Language: English
Time span: 1862
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: 60
Document location: District of Columbia
Document date: 20-Jan-1862
Locations discussed: Louisiana; Mississippi; New Orleans, LA; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Louisiana; Mississippi; New Orleans, LA; North America; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Anaconda plan; Blockades; Fleets; Military; Military orders
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1877-D019-2998