In Her Own Right

Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to Julia Gibbons

Image A00180857 1 lg
Date created 1870-03-18
Creators Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893
Description Written to her daughter Julia, who is on her way home from a trip to Europe. Is searching for a new house. Discusses friends/family, including her future son-in-law James H. Morse and his interest in her daughter Lucy; describes him as a "Know nothing" and believes he will be Lucy's "salvation." Received a letter asking for biographical details on "Kitty" Caroline Gibbons and her work at the Isaac T. Hopper Home.
Size 3 pages
Type text
Subjects Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893 | Morse, Lucy Gibbons, 1839-1936
Geographical location New York (N.Y.)
Language English
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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, A00180857. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see