In Her Own Right

Thesta Dana letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons

Image A00181046 1 lg
Date created 1864-07-01
Creators Dana, Thesta Dorcas, 1816-1907
Description Thesta Dana was the wife of Brigadier General James Jackson Dana and was a member of the National Association for the Relief of Destitute Colored Women and Children. Welcomes Abby and her family to visit. Mentions a nearby battle.
Size 2 pages
Type text
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Dana, Thesta Dorcas, 1816-1907
Geographical location Washington (D.C.)
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, A00181046. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see