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Document Details


Title: Letter from John George Nicolay to Benjamin Franklin Butler, April 19, 1864
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=S1988-D153
Original Language: English
Time span: 1864
Speaker: Nicolay, John George, 1832-1901
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1832
Speaker place of birth: Germany; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Government appointee; Writer
Age at speaking: 32
Document location: District of Columbia
Document date: 19-Apr-1864
People discussed: Abraham Lincoln; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882; Lincoln, Mrs. Abraham; Martha Todd White; Mary Todd Lincoln; Todd, Martha; Todd, Mary; White, Martha Todd, fl. 1864; White, Mrs. J. Todd
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Abraham Lincoln; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882; Lincoln, Mrs. Abraham; Martha Todd White; Mary Todd Lincoln; Todd, Martha; Todd, Mary; White, Martha Todd, fl. 1864; White, Mrs. J. Todd
Topics discussed - Other terms: Crossing enemy lines; Entertainment and recreation; First lady; Gifts; Half-sisters; Heads of state; Intellectual life; Law; Luggage; Military; Military orders; Newspaper stories; Politics; Relationships; Searches and seizures; Smuggling; Sociology; Weddings; Writing formats; Writing from field
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1988-D153-4136