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Document Details


Title: Letter from John Murray Forbes to William Pitt Fessenden, February 5, 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=S6927-D036
Original Language: English
Time span: 1864
Speaker: Forbes, John Murray, 1813-1898
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 23-Feb-1813
Speaker place of birth: Bordeaux, Aquitaine, France; Aquitaine, France; France; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Businessman
Age at speaking: 51
Document location: Boston, MA
Document date: 05-Feb-1864
People discussed: Andrew, John Albion, 1818-1867; John Albion Andrew
Locations discussed: Massachusetts; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Andrew, John Albion, 1818-1867; John Albion Andrew; Massachusetts; North America; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: African-American soldiers; Economics; Equality; Income; Military; Military recruitment; Politics; Racism; Regiment; Sociology; State government
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S6927-D036-13016