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Document Details


Title: Diary of Laura Matilda Towne, July, 1863
Document type: Diary
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: North American Women's Letters and Diaries (Subscription only)
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/nawld/documentidx.pl?aspdocid=S381-D031
Original Language: English
Time span: 1863
Speaker: Towne, Laura Matilda, 1825-1901
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 03-May-1825
Speaker place of birth: Pittsburgh, PA; Pennsylvania; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Nurse; Teacher
Age at speaking: 38
Document location: St. Helena Island, SC
Document date: 03-Jul-1863
Historical events discussed: Battle of Fort Wagner-Morris Island, SC, July 18-September 7, 1863; U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Battle of Fort Wagner-Morris Island, SC, July 18-September 7, 1863; U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Topics discussed - Other terms: African-American soldiers; Battles; Churches; Education; Entertainment and recreation; Health; Independence day; Military; Military war casualties; Nurses; Religion; Students; Wounds and injuries
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S381-D031-403