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Ogden, Edward H. (fl. 1853-1865) [Name tag]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06559.157 Author/Creator: Ogden, Edward H. (fl. 1853-1865) Place Written: New Jersey Type: Object Date: no date Pagination: 1 item

Summary of Content: Brass name tag stamped "E. H. Ogden, Riverton, New Jersey."

Background Information: Sarah Perot Ogden was a Quaker from Philadelphia who took part in variety of philanthropic works such as assisting the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. She ...was a member of the Pennsylvania Society of Colonial Dames of America, the Philadelphia Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution, and President of the Philadelphia Home for Incurables. Both Ogden and her husband, Edward H. Ogden, were strong supporters of the Union cause. During the Civil War Ogden volunteered in a military hospital where she made daily visits. Her husband served as a Union soldier.See More

People: Ogden, Edward H., fl. 1853-1865

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryUnion Forces

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