In Her Own Right

Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to Julia Gibbons

Image A00180836 1 lg
Date created 1864-09-14
Creators Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893
Description Discusses recent events concerning family/friends. Discusses her experiences as a war nurse at the N.J. General Hospital, with a focus on the death of Major Potter [sp].
Size 3 pages
Type text
Subjects Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893 | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Women nurses | Nursing | War--Relief of sick and wounded | Death | United States. General Hospital (Beverly, N.J.)
Geographical location Beverly (N.J.)
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, A00180836. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see