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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing),
Gibbons, Abigail Hopper 1801- 1893 (search)
Gibbons, Abigail Hopper 1801-1893 Philanthropist; born in Philadelphia, Pa., Dec. 7, 1801; wife of James Sloan Gibbons; was the chief founder of the Isaac T. Hopper Home, and was interested in numerous other charitable movements. During the draft riots of 1863 her home was among the first to be entered by the mob because of her abolition sympathies. She died in New York City, Jan. 10, 1893.
James Parton, Horace Greeley, T. W. Higginson, J. S. C. Abbott, E. M. Hoppin, William Winter, Theodore Tilton, Fanny Fern, Grace Greenwood, Mrs. E. C. Stanton, Women of the age; being natives of the lives and deeds of the most prominent women of the present gentlemen, The woman's rights movement and its champions in the
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