Esther the Sewer

Esther Reed

Esther Reed

  • Daughter of Liberty
  • Sewed 2,000+ shirts for the troops
  • Collected more than $7,000 in contributions and gifts
  • Thought fighting for freedom was possible
  • Joseph Reed was her husband
  • Joseph Reed first served as a military aid.
  • She went to the war because of her husband Joseph Reed
  • Esther started a womens organization in order to gain support for the American cause
  • In the organization Esther started they went door to door asking to donate money
  • Esther used the money she got from the organization would go directly to the soldiers

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