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Document Details


Title: Letter from Abigail Hopper Gibbons to Julia Gibbons, November 28, 1861
Document type: Letter
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: The American Civil War: Letters and Diaries (Subscription only)
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/cwld/documentidx.pl?aspdocid=S97-D151
Original Language: English
Time span: 1861
Speaker: Gibbons, Abigail Hopper, 1801-1893
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 07-Dec-1801
Speaker place of birth: Philadelphia, PA; Pennsylvania; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Abolitionist; Nurse; Social reformer; Teacher; Women's rights activist
Age at speaking: 60
Document location: District of Columbia
Document date: 28-Nov-1861
Organizations discussed: U.S. Sanitary Commission
Historical events discussed: U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865
Locations discussed: District of Columbia; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: District of Columbia; North America; U.S. Civil War, 1861-1865; U.S. Sanitary Commission; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Army posts; Civil wars; Health; Medical corps; Military; Military hospitals; Military insubordination; Military obedience; Nurses; Soldiers
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S97-D151-3