[Letter from Jennie to Bettie Wade, April 5, 1868]

Description:

Letter from Jennie to Bettie Wade discussing her living situation in Houston, Texas, an upcoming trip to the North, the possibility of yellow fever in Houston during the summer, the hanging of an African American man who committed murder, and other news.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: April 5, 1868
Partner(s):
Rice University Woodson Research Center
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
Usage:
Total Uses: 36
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Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 5, 1868
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Harris County - Houston
Place
United States - Texas - Bastrop County - Bastrop
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From March 1868 to April 1868
Description:

Letter from Jennie to Bettie Wade discussing her living situation in Houston, Texas, an upcoming trip to the North, the possibility of yellow fever in Houston during the summer, the hanging of an African American man who committed murder, and other news.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 26 x 21 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): letters | Jennie | yellow fever | hangings
Partner:
Rice University Woodson Research Center
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: RICE_wrc01909
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth244090
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text