Abby Hopper Gibbons Papers

Abigail Hopper Gibbons (1801-1893) was an important figure in many of the reform movements in the middle and late nineteenth century. Like her father, Isaac T. Hopper (1771-1852), "Abby" Gibbons was an ardent abolitionist and dedicated to prison reform. Of particular note is the correspondence sent and received by Abby Hopper Gibbons, including family letters and and related to her work to assist Union Soldiers during the Civil War. Also includes letters from Union soldiers, prominent Americans such as Theodore Roosevelt, Joseph Choate, and Lydia Maria Child, and correspondence reflecting Quaker family life and concerns.

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Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to Sarah Hopper Gibbons Emerson
Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to Sarah Hopper Gibbons Emerson
Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to Sarah Hopper Gibbons Emerson and Julia Gibbons
David Lee Child letter to James Sloan Gibbons and Abby Hopper Gibbons
Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to James Sloan Gibbons
Rebecca Donaldson Gibbons letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons and James Sloan Gibbons
Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to Sarah Hopper Palmer
Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to William Gibbons
Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to William Gibbons
Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to Sarah Hopper Palmer
Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to William Gibbons
Edward Bringhurst letter to James Sloan Gibbons
Mr. and Mr. Wells letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons and James Sloan Gibbons
Isaac T. Hopper letter to Lydia Maria Child
Isaac T. Hopper letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons
Isaac T. Hopper letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons
Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to Sarah Hopper Palmer
Lydia Maria Child letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons
James Sloan Gibbons and Abby Hopper Gibbons letter to Mr. and Mrs. Wells
Isaac T. Hopper letter