Hannah Mundheim headed Washington Hebrew’s visiting nurse corps and visited ailing soldiers. Her daughter Sara Mundheim tended to Leopold Karpeles in the hospital. The two fell in love and later married.
JHSGW Collections, portrait by Mathew Brady Studio
“Hannah Mundheim ,” Jewish Life in Mr. Lincoln’s City, accessed December 5, 2013, http://www.jhsgw.org/exhibitions/online/lincolns-city/items/show/62.