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Document Details


Title: Diary of Elvira J. Powers, October, 1864
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=S975-D005
Original Language: English
Time span: 1864
Speaker: Powers, Elvira J., fl. 1864-1866
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Nurse; Teacher
Document location: Nashville, TN
Document date: 01-Oct-1864
People discussed: Childress, Sarah; Polk, Mrs. James K.; Polk, Sarah Childress, 1803-1891; Sarah Childress Polk
Historical events discussed: U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Locations discussed: Nashville, TN; North America; Tennessee; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Childress, Sarah; Nashville, TN; North America; Polk, Mrs. James K.; Polk, Sarah Childress, 1803-1891; Sarah Childress Polk; Tennessee; U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: African-Americans; Agriculture; Cotton; Entertainment and recreation; Ethnic groups; Health; Intellectual life; Lines of defense; Literacy; Military; Military hospitals; Military prisons; Nurses; Patients; Pleasure trips; Plundering; Saboteurs; Sanitation; Sight-seeing; Slaves; Soldiers; Trains; Transportation; Travel; Union army; Wounds and injuries
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S975-D005-1001