Emily Sedgwick letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons

Image A00181564 1 lg
Date created 1864-07-31
Creator Welch, Emily Sedgwick, 1819-1902
Description Emily Sedgwick Welch was the sister of Major General John Sedgwick. Has been keeping house for her recently deceased brother Major General John Sedgwick. Would like to volunteer at an army hospital in the near future.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | War--Relief of sick and wounded | Women nurses | Nursing | Sedgwick, John, 1813-1864
Geographical location Cornwall (Conn.)
Language English
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Local Identifier A00181564

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