In Her Own Right

Corporal George Everett letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons

Image A00181087 1 lg
Date created 1864-04-02
Description Corp. Everett participated in the running of the Hammond "Gazette" at the army hospital in Point Lookout, Maryland. Discusses the removal of Reverend John A. Spooner and possible enstatement of Mr. Leonard. Discusses the death of Abby's son-in-law William Emerson and the health of Dr. Clinton Wagner. Discusses accompanying a widow to Ohio with the body of her deceased husband. Discusses the establishment of an adjoining prisoner of war camp.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | War work | Wagner, Clinton, 1837-1914 | Hammond General Hospital (Point Lookout, Md.) | Spooner, John Alden, 1807-1890 | Prisoner-of-war camps
Geographical location Point Lookout (Md.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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