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Document Details


Title: Letter from Sarah Hildreth Butler to Harriet Heard, November 11, 1863
Document type: Letter
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: North American Women's Letters and Diaries (Subscription only)
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/nawld/documentidx.pl?aspdocid=S1987-D153
Original Language: English
Time span: 1863
Speaker: Butler, Sarah Jones Hildreth, 1816-1876
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 17-Aug-1816
Speaker place of birth: Lowell, MA; Massachusetts; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Actor; Military wife; Politician's wife
Age at speaking: 47
Document location: Fortress Monroe, VA
Document date: 11-Nov-1863
People discussed: Abraham Lincoln; Foster, John Gray, 1823-1874; John Gray Foster; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Historical events discussed: U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Abraham Lincoln; Foster, John Gray, 1823-1874; John Gray Foster; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Topics discussed - Other terms: Daughters; Domestic life; Education; Entertainment and recreation; Furnishings; Heads of state; Health; Hospitality; Military; Parochial schools; Politics; Relationships; Sanitation; Social calls; Soldiers; Wives
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1987-D153-353