In Her Own Right

Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to James Sloan Gibbons

Image A00180797 1 lg
Date created 1869-09-17
Creators Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893
Description James is abroad in Europe. Discusses recent events concerning family/friends, including the illness of Edward Russell. Mentions a coal strike, as well as the Avondale Mine disaster in Scranton, Pennsylvania, that killed over 100 workers.
Size 3 pages
Type text
Subjects Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893 | Avondale Mine Disaster, Avondale, Pa., 1869
Geographical location New York (N.Y.)
Language English
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Contributing institution TriCollege Libraries
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, A00180797. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see