Letter from Abigail Hopper Gibbons to Julia Gibbons, May 19, 1857
written by Abigail Hopper Gibbons, 1801-1893 (1857); edited by Sarah Hopper Gibbons Emerson, 1835-1918; in Life of Abby Hopper Gibbons: Told Chiefly through Her Correspondence, vol. 1 (New York, NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1897), 268-270