In Her Own Right

Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to James Sloan Gibbons

Image A00180774 1 lg
Date created 1863-06-09
Creators Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893
Description Asks James to collect a shipment of items she and Sally (possibly her daughter) have accumulated while working as war nurses. Unsure whether they will be moving camp, which is dependent upon the movements of the Army of the Potomac.
Size 3 pages
Type text
Subjects Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893 | War work | Women nurses | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Hammond General Hospital (Point Lookout, Md.)
Geographical location Point Lookout (Md.); Washington (D.C.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Abby Hopper Gibbons Papers, SFHL-RG5-174, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00180774. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see