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Document Details


Title: Diary of Mary Boykin Chesnut, April, 1862
Document type: Diary
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=S892-D041
Original Language: English
Time span: 1862
Speaker: Chesnut, Mary Boykin Miller, 1823-1886
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 31-Mar-1823
Speaker place of birth: Pleasant Hill, SC; South Carolina; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Military wife; Politician's wife; Writer
Age at speaking: 39
Document location: Columbia, SC
Document date: 02-Apr-1862
People discussed: Adley Hogan Gladden; Albert Sidney Johnston; Gladden, Adley Hogan, 1810-1862; Johnston, Albert Sidney, 1803-1862
Historical events discussed: Battle of Shiloh, TN, April 6, 1862; U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Locations discussed: Louisiana; Nashville, TN; New Orleans, LA; North America; Tennessee; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Adley Hogan Gladden; Albert Sidney Johnston; Battle of Shiloh, TN, April 6, 1862; Gladden, Adley Hogan, 1810-1862; Johnston, Albert Sidney, 1803-1862; Louisiana; Nashville, TN; New Orleans, LA; North America; Tennessee; U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Anniversaries; Battles; Bombing attacks; Deaths; Health; Husbands; Military; Military officers; Physical illnesses; Relationships; Social classes; Sociology
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S892-D041-387