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Document Details


Title: Letter from Frederick Law Olmsted, July 6, 1857
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=S3040-D002
Original Language: English
Time span: 1857
Speaker: Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 26-Apr-1822
Speaker place of birth: Hartford, CT; Connecticut; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Abolitionist; Government appointee; Journalist; Social reformer; Urban planner
Age at speaking: 35
Document location: New York, NY
Document date: 06-Jul-1857
Locations discussed: North America; Texas; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: North America; Texas; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Abolitionism; Climates; Communities; Cotton industry; Domestic life; Economics; Environment; Ethnic groups; German people; Immigrant populations; Immigration and emigration; Slavery; Sociology
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S3040-D002-2633