In Her Own Right

Alfred J. Bloor letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons

Image A00181019 1 lg
Date created 1865-06-13
Creator Bloor, A. J. (Alfred Janson), 1828-1917
Description Alfred Janson Bloor was an architect, author, and assistant secretary of the U.S. Sanitary Commission during the Civil War. Requests her photograph to add to his Sanitarian Album documenting Sanitarian members. Is afraid of asking the unmarried women for their photographs, including the Woolsey sisters and Miss Schuyler.
Size 2 pages
Type text
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States Sanitary Commission | Women nurses | War work
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, A00181019. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see