In Her Own Right

Enoch Adams letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons

Image A00180990 1 lg
Date created 1864-07-18
Creator Adams, Enoch George, 1829-1900
Description Enoch Adams was a soldier and poet who Gibbons met while working as an army nurse during the Civil War. The letter discusses recent events concerning friends as well as Adams's court martial. Briefly mentions a garden that is now managed by a freedman.
Size 3 pages
Type text
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Adams, Enoch George, 1829-1900
Geographical location Norfolk (Va.)
Language English
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Local Identifier A00180990
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, A00180990. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see