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Document Details


Title: Letter from Benjamin Franklin Butler to Edwin McMasters Stanton, October 12, 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=S1986-D394
Original Language: English
Time span: 1862
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: 44
Document location: New Orleans, LA
Document date: 12-Oct-1862
People discussed: David Emanuel Twiggs; Moore, Thomas Overton, 1804-1876; Thomas Overton Moore; Twiggs, David Emanuel, 1790-1862
Locations discussed: Louisiana; New Orleans, LA; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: David Emanuel Twiggs; Louisiana; Moore, Thomas Overton, 1804-1876; New Orleans, LA; North America; Thomas Overton Moore; Twiggs, David Emanuel, 1790-1862; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Agriculture; Antisemitism; Blockades; Bond market; Charity; Cotton; Diplomats; Domestic life; Economics; Environment; Ethnic groups; Finance; Generals; Geographical features; German people; Government aid; Government policies; Governors; Immigrants and emigrants; International relations; Jewish people; Law; Merchants; Military; Military recruitment; Municipal government; Politics; Poverty; Smuggling; Sociology; State government; Taxation; Wartime economy; Writing formats; Writing from field
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1986-D394-3190