[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Ora and Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 11, 1881]

Description:

Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Ora and Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to update her sisters about her life at school. Gertrude talked briefly about some of the lessons she has, a wedding she attended, and the bad table manners of the other girls in her boarding house. She spoke of shoes she had purchased and girls that reminded her of her sisters.

Creator(s): Osterhout, Gertrude
Location(s): United States - Texas - Washington County - Independence
Creation Date: May 11, 1881
Partner(s):
Rice University Woodson Research Center
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
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Date(s):
  • Creation: May 11, 1881
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Place
United States - Texas - Washington County - Independence
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
May 1881
Description:

Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Ora and Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to update her sisters about her life at school. Gertrude talked briefly about some of the lessons she has, a wedding she attended, and the bad table manners of the other girls in her boarding house. She spoke of shoes she had purchased and girls that reminded her of her sisters.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 30 x 19 cm.

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Keyword(s): letters | boarding houses
Partner:
Rice University Woodson Research Center
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: RICE_wrc01854
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth244035
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text
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