Sophy Thayer and James B. Thayer letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons

Date created 1866-01-19
Creators Thayer, Sophia Bradford (Ripley), 1833-1914 | Thayer, James Bradley, 1831-1902

Sophy Thayer was the wife of jurist and educator James Bradley Thayer. Thanks Abby for her present to baby William, who is named after Abby's deceased son. Hopes to visit Abby and discusses baby William. James Bradley Thayer writes a note at the end of the letter about Sally (likely his sister) planning to go to New York.

Size 4 pages
Subject Thayer, William Sydney, 1864-1932
Geographical location Milton (Mass.)
Language English
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Local identifier A00181696

Abby Hopper Gibbons Papers, SFHL-RG5-174 (explore contents)

Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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