Skip to main content

Box 3

 Container

Contains 67 Results:

Correspondence re: the death of their son, 1844-12

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 157
Scope and Contents

Including ALS to A. H. Gibbons and husband James S. Gibbons from Rebecca Gibbons, ALS to AHG and JSG from Mr. and Mrs. Wells, ALS in response to Mr. and Mrs. Wells, and ALS to JSG from Edward [Brighurst?]

Dates: 1844-12

Memos, 1863-04 & undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 158
Scope and Contents

Lists of the contents of supply shipments sent to AHG at Point Lookout, MD. Includes ALS from Henry Dickinson.

Dates: 1863-04 & undated

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.

Dates: 1862-08 - 1863-07 & undated

Army correspondence, 1863-09-23 - 1863-10-07 & undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 160
Scope and Contents

1 memo titled "Orders of the Rebel League," 1 titled "Translation of Orders," 2 Memorandum in protest of the Army discharge of AHG's Protestant nurse crew, and 4 copies of Dr. Heger's correspondence regarding the discharge of her nursing crew.

Dates: 1863-09-23 - 1863-10-07 & undated

Correspondence re: Isaac T. Hopper Home, 1867-06

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 161
Scope and Contents

Correspondence with Joshua Phillips of the Commissioners of Public Charities and Correction, regarding the Isaac T. Hopper Home.

Dates: 1867-06

Miscellaneous

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 162
Scope and Contents

Correspondence in envelope labeled "Precious Relics from under the feet of the mob that sacked our house July 14, 1863." Includes ALS from Isaac T. Hopper to Lydia Maria Child, testimony dated 1845 3mo. 3 from Isaac T. Hopper, 2 ALsS from Willie to Sally, and ALS from Hannah Townsend to Abby Gibbons.