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Document Details


Title: Letter from Benjamin Franklin Butler to Edwin McMasters Stanton, December 31, 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=S1987-D365
Original Language: English
Time span: 1863
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: 45
Document location: Fortress Monroe, VA
Document date: 31-Dec-1863
People discussed: Edward Augustus Wild; Wild, Edward Augustus, 1825-1891
Locations discussed: Dismal Swamp Canal; Great Dismal Swamp; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Dismal Swamp Canal; Edward Augustus Wild; Great Dismal Swamp; North America; United States; Wild, Edward Augustus, 1825-1891
Topics discussed - Other terms: Abductions; African-American soldiers; Generals; Law; Military; Military raids; Northern sympathizers; Politics; Prisoners of war; Saboteurs; Writing formats; Writing from field
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1987-D365-3190