1 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)--Florida.

  1. Esther Hill Hawks papers, 1856-1867

    515 items. 1 container. .4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Physician, educator, and abolitionist. Correspondence and other papers relating to the work of Hawks and her husband caring for sick and wounded soldiers, including African Americans, in South Carolina during the Civil War, and as a teacher of African Americans in South Carolina and Florida during the Civil War and Reconstruction era.