Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page

Document Details


Title: Letter from Ulysses S. Grant to Henry Wager Halleck, April 29, 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-D247
Original Language: English
Time span: 1864
Speaker: Grant, Ulysses Simpson, 1822-1885
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 27-Apr-1822
Speaker place of birth: Point Pleasant, OH; Ohio; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Military personnel; Politician; U.S. President
Age at speaking: 42
Document location: Culpeper Court House, VA
Document date: 29-Apr-1864
People discussed: Ambrose Everett Burnside; Burnside, Ambrose Everett, 1824-1881
Organizations discussed: U.S. Army of the Potomac
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Ambrose Everett Burnside; Burnside, Ambrose Everett, 1824-1881; U.S. Army of the Potomac
Topics discussed - Other terms: Battle preparations; Military; Military campaigns; Military strategy; Pre-battle writings; Writing formats; Writing from field
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1988-D247-2092