In Her Own Right

Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to Sarah Hopper Palmer

Image A00180938 1 lg
Date created 1831-04-24
Creator Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893
Description Mentions a bible her father Isaac T. Hopper was given while abroad. Very briefly mentions her work as a teacher. Discusses travelling in a steamboat that broke down and a "hot plaster" treatment she used to help heal her side.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893 | Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 | Steamboats
Geographical location New York (N.Y.); Philadelphia (Pa.)
Language English
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Local Identifier A00180938
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, A00180938. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see