In Her Own Right

George O'Meally letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons

Image A00181617 1 lg
Date created 1863-11-29
Creators O'Meally, George (Soldier)
Description George O'Meally was a corporal in the 2nd Battalion, Veteran Reserve Corps of the Union Army during the Civil War. Written from Hammond General Hospital in Point Lookout, Maryland, this letter says that there is not much news of importance at the hospital and expresses deep gratitude for all that Abby did for everyone at the hospital.
Size 3 pages
Type text
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | War--Relief of sick and wounded | Hammond General Hospital (Point Lookout, Md.)
Geographical location Point Lookout (Md.)
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, A00181617. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see