[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Sarah Osterhout, December 21, 1851]

Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his mother, Sarah Osterhout, discussing his safe arrival to Bellville, Texas. He told her he might be staying there for a few months and starting a school, but was unsure. He promised to write her a longer letter soon and let her know the mail only came through once a week.

Creator(s): Osterhout, John Patterson
Location(s): United States - Texas - Austin County - Bellville
Creation Date: December 21, 1851
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
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Date(s):
  • Creation: December 21, 1851
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Austin County - Bellville
Era
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Date
December 1851
Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his mother, Sarah Osterhout, discussing his safe arrival to Bellville, Texas. He told her he might be staying there for a few months and starting a school, but was unsure. He promised to write her a longer letter soon and let her know the mail only came through once a week.

Physical Description:

[1] p. ; 26 x 20 cm.

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Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_001-006-11
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255303
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text