Eliza W. Howland letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons

Image A00181475 1 lg
Date created 1863-02-26
Creator Howland, Eliza Woolsey, 1835-1917
Description Mrs. Eliza Newton Woolsey Howland was the wife of Union Army officer Joseph Howland, an author, and was on the executive board of the Woman's Central Association of Relief. Has sent a barrel of clothes and other supplies to Abby at Point Lookout, Maryland, and is willing to send more in the future. Requests that the 16th New York men receive a pair of socks each. Congratulates her on her "success" in Washington.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | War work | War--Relief of sick and wounded | Gibbons, Abby Hopper, 1801-1893
Geographical location New York (State)
Language English
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Local Identifier A00181475
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, A00181475. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/.