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Document Details


Title: Diary of Gideon Welles, May, 1868
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=S1983-D017
Original Language: English
Time span: 1868
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: 66
Document location: District of Columbia
Document date: 01-May-1868
People discussed: Benjamin Franklin Butler; Butler, Benjamin Franklin, 1818-1893; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Elihu Benjamin Washburne; Fessenden, William Pitt, 1806-1869; Grant, Hiram Ulysses; Grant, Ulysses Simpson, 1822-1885; Grimes, James Wilson, 1816-1872; Hugh McCulloch; James Wilson Grimes; Lot Myrick Morrill; McCulloch, Hugh, 1808-1895; Morrill, Lot Myrick, 1813-1883; Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872; Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869; Ulysses S. Grant; Washburn, Elihu Benjamin; Washburne, Elihu Benjamin, 1816-1887; William Henry Seward; William Pitt Fessenden
Organizations discussed: U.S. Navy
Locations discussed: Asia; Japan; Mount Vernon, VA; North America; United States; Virginia
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Asia; Benjamin Franklin Butler; Butler, Benjamin Franklin, 1818-1893; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Elihu Benjamin Washburne; Fessenden, William Pitt, 1806-1869; Grant, Hiram Ulysses; Grant, Ulysses Simpson, 1822-1885; Grimes, James Wilson, 1816-1872; Hugh McCulloch; James Wilson Grimes; Japan; Lot Myrick Morrill; McCulloch, Hugh, 1808-1895; Morrill, Lot Myrick, 1813-1883; Mount Vernon, VA; North America; Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872; Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869; U.S. Navy; Ulysses S. Grant; United States; Virginia; Washburn, Elihu Benjamin; Washburne, Elihu Benjamin, 1816-1887; William Henry Seward; William Pitt Fessenden
Topics discussed - Other terms: Acquittals; Congressional committees; Entertainment and recreation; Ethnic groups; Family; Gossip; Impeachments; Intellectual life; International relations; Law; Legislators; Life Styles; National conventions; News leaks; Newspapers; Pleasure trips; Political appointments; Political life; Politicians; Politics; Presidential cabinets; Public opinion; Relationships; Seminole people; Ships; Sociology; Speeches; Transportation; Trials
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1983-D017-2998