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Document Details


Title: Letter from Charles Sumner to Benjamin Franklin Butler, January 8, 1863
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-D578
Original Language: English
Time span: 1863
Speaker: Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 06-Jan-1811
Speaker place of birth: Boston, MA; Massachusetts; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Abolitionist; Politician; Teacher; U.S. Senator
Age at speaking: 52
Document location: District of Columbia
Document date: 08-Jan-1863
People discussed: Abraham Lincoln; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869
Locations discussed: Louisiana; New Orleans, LA; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Abraham Lincoln; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Louisiana; New Orleans, LA; North America; Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Chain of command; Change of command; Economics; Military
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1986-D578-3296