[Letter from Paul Osterhout to John Patterson and Junia Roberts Osterhout, November 16, 1881]

Description:

Letter from Paul Osterhout to his parents, John Patterson and Junia Roberts Osterhout. He wrote to inform them that he planned to visit for a few weeks during the holidays and that he wanted his parents to get him new clothes during that time. In his letter, he detailed an accident between a train and the convict train in which a few convicts tried to make an escape.

Creator(s): Osterhout, Paul
Location(s): United States - Texas - Houston County - Lovelady
Creation Date: November 16, 1881
Partner(s):
Rice University Woodson Research Center
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 16, 1881
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Houston County - Lovelady
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
November 1881
Description:

Letter from Paul Osterhout to his parents, John Patterson and Junia Roberts Osterhout. He wrote to inform them that he planned to visit for a few weeks during the holidays and that he wanted his parents to get him new clothes during that time. In his letter, he detailed an accident between a train and the convict train in which a few convicts tried to make an escape.

Physical Description:

4 p. ; 21 x 13 cm. + 1 envelope (9 x 16 cm.)

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Keyword(s): letters | convicts
Partner:
Rice University Woodson Research Center
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: RICE_wrc01754
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth243972
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text