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Document Details


Title: Letter from George Gordon Meade to Margaretta Sergeant Meade, March 14, 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=S1992-D097
Original Language: English
Time span: 1864
Speaker: Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 31-Dec-1815
Speaker place of birth: Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain; Andalusia, Spain; Spain; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Engineer; Military personnel
Age at speaking: 49
Document location: Virginia
Document date: 14-Mar-1864
People discussed: Abraham Lincoln; Benjamin Franklin Wade; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Grant, Hiram Ulysses; Grant, Ulysses Simpson, 1822-1885; Johnson, Reverdy, 1796-1876; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Reverdy Johnson; Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869; Ulysses S. Grant; Wade, Benjamin Franklin, 1800-1878
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Abraham Lincoln; Benjamin Franklin Wade; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Grant, Hiram Ulysses; Grant, Ulysses Simpson, 1822-1885; Johnson, Reverdy, 1796-1876; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Reverdy Johnson; Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869; Ulysses S. Grant; Wade, Benjamin Franklin, 1800-1878
Topics discussed - Other terms: Change of command; Congressional committees; Correspondence; Dinner; Entertainment and recreation; Generals; Gossip; Heads of state; Health; Intellectual life; Legislators; Military; Political rivalries; Politics; Writing formats; Writing from field
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1992-D097-2097