In Her Own Right

Dr. Clinton Wagner letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons.

Image A00181713 1 lg
Date created 1863-05-10
Creator Wagner, Clinton, 1837-1914
Description Hopes to work with her again at either Hammond or Gibbons Hospital. Regrets the way he acted towards her last summer. Has offered Dr. Stearns a surgeon position in his division. Discusses his work and experiences at his post. Asks her not to publish any portion of this letter but encloses some writing for the Gazette. Requests news from the hospital at Point Lookout, Maryland. Mentions his sister Rose Wagner.
Size 2 pages
Type text
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | War--Relief of sick and wounded | War work | Stearns, John, 1827-1898
Geographical location Chancellorsville (Va.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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