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Clippings, memos and letters, 1862-08 - 1863-07 & undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 159

Scope and Contents

Correspondence between AHG and her military superiors regarding the treatment of African-Americans Sandy and Charlotte Dorsey. Also includes ALS from "Many Soldiers" to AHG, a hate letter demanding her departure.


  • Creation: 1862-08 - 1863-07 & undated

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

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Note that the bulk of the correspondence to and from Abby Hopper Gibbons has been digitized and is available in our Digital Library. Explore this collection online.

Physical Facet

11 ALsS, 3 copied Ls, 1 newspaper article, 2 memos.

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