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Document Details


Title: Diary of Gideon Welles, December, 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-D024
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-Dec-1868
People discussed: Andrew Johnson; Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Grant, Hiram Ulysses; Grant, Ulysses Simpson, 1822-1885; Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875; Lyman Trumbull; Meade, Richard Worsam, 1837-1897; Moore, William George, 1829-1898; Orville Hickman Browning; Richard Worsam Meade; Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869; Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896; Ulysses S. Grant; William George Moore
Organizations discussed: U.S. Congress. House of Representatives; U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; U.S. Navy; Union Pacific Railroad
Locations discussed: Hawaii; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Andrew Johnson; Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Grant, Hiram Ulysses; Grant, Ulysses Simpson, 1822-1885; Hawaii; Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875; Lyman Trumbull; Meade, Richard Worsam, 1837-1897; Moore, William George, 1829-1898; North America; Orville Hickman Browning; Richard Worsam Meade; Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869; Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896; U.S. Congress. House of Representatives; U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; U.S. Navy; Ulysses S. Grant; Union Pacific Railroad; United States; William George Moore
Topics discussed - Other terms: Battles; Character judgment; Colleges and universities; Construction; Economics; Education; Entertainment and recreation; Finance; Gold; Gossip; Health; Intellectual life; International relations; Journalists; Law; Legal system; Legislators; Life Styles; Manners; Mental illnesses; Military; Military academies; Money; Mores; National government; News leaks; Newspapers; Political appointments; Political corruption; Political favors; Political life; Political rivalries; Politics; Presidential cabinets; Property rights; Railroads; Silver; Sociology; Spies; Students; Transportation
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1983-D024-2998