In Her Own Right

Emily Howland letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons

Image A00181375 1 lg
Date created 1863-04-19
Creators Howland, Emily, 1827-1929
Description Written from the Washington Contraband Camp. Thanks Abby for her letter and the wise counsel it contained. She attended a meeting for the ''Association,'' which is probably the National Association for the Relief of Destitute Colored Women and Children, and discusses money-raising efforts for the Association. The new hospital is finished, and they will be moving into it soon.
Size 3 pages
Type text
Subjects Howland, Emily, 1827-1929 | New York National Freedman's Relief Association | National Association for the Relief of Destitute Colored Women and Children (Washington, D.C.) | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Geographical location Washington (D.C.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library: 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, A00181375. 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/.