In Her Own Right

Henry Dickinson letter to Robert Haydock

Image A00181781 1 lg
Date created 1863-04-06
Description Writes on behalf on the New York Friends Refugee Committee, who are donating three barrels of supplies to the African American refugees at Point Lookout, Maryland, where Abby Hopper Gibbons worked as an army nurse during the Civil War. Contains a content list of clothing items titled ''For Abby Gibbons and Refugees at 'Point Lookout Md.''
Size 3 pages
Type text
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Inventories | Contraband of war | Fugitive slaves | Clothing and dress | Gifts
Geographical location New York (N.Y.)
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, A00181781. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see