In Her Own Right

Abby Hopper Gibbons letter

Image A00180952 1 lg
Date created 1851-05-22
Creators Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893
Description Probably addressed to one of her siblings. Discusses her new house. Discusses recent events concerning family/friends, including her children, her father Isaac T. Hopper, and the upcoming visit of her brother Josiah Hopper. Considering visiting a paper manufacturer who employs girls from the Home, a shelter for women ex-convicts.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893 | Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 | Gibbons, William, 1834-1855
Geographical location New York (N.Y.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library: 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, A00180952. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see