[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, November 4, 1880]

Description:

Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout. She wrote to update her father on her life at school. Gertrude informed him of her report of her grades and the two demerits she received for mistakes in housekeeping. She mentioned an incident where the girls scared a new boarder and another where the other girls were not allowed to go to a nearby party, so they lit firecrackers to attract the boys.

Creator(s): Osterhout, Gertrude
Location(s): United States - Texas - Washington County - Independence
Creation Date: November 4, 1880
Partner(s):
Rice University Woodson Research Center
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
Usage:
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Date(s):
  • Creation: November 4, 1880
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Washington County - Independence
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
November 4, 1880
Description:

Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout. She wrote to update her father on her life at school. Gertrude informed him of her report of her grades and the two demerits she received for mistakes in housekeeping. She mentioned an incident where the girls scared a new boarder and another where the other girls were not allowed to go to a nearby party, so they lit firecrackers to attract the boys.

Physical Description:

[4] p. ; 21 x 13 cm., or smaller

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Keyword(s): letters | demerits | firecrackers | grades | report cards
Partner:
Rice University Woodson Research Center
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Relation (Is Version Of): [Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, November 4, 1880], ASTC_003-076-01
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: RICE_wrc01835
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth244016
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text