[Letter from P. M. Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, March 18, 1857]

Description:

Letter from P. M. Osterhout to his brother, John Patterson Osterhout, discussing news from home and slavery. After providing John with updates from those at home, he told his brother he was unsure whether or not he would want to receive something from the black Republican in Pennsylvania. He then went on to write about his opinion on slavery and he hoped his brother was not beginning to view it as a blessing.

Creator(s): Osterhout, P. M.
Location(s): United States - Pennsylvania
Creation Date: March 18, 1857
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
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Date(s):
  • Creation: March 18, 1857
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Place
United States - Pennsylvania
Era
Slavery and Antebellum Texas Culture, 1821-1865
Date
March 1857
Description:

Letter from P. M. Osterhout to his brother, John Patterson Osterhout, discussing news from home and slavery. After providing John with updates from those at home, he told his brother he was unsure whether or not he would want to receive something from the black Republican in Pennsylvania. He then went on to write about his opinion on slavery and he hoped his brother was not beginning to view it as a blessing.

Physical Description:

[4] p. ; 25 x 40 cm., folded to 25 x 20 cm.

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Keyword(s): Dred Scott | republicans
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_001-012-03
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255309
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text