[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, February 11, 1872]

Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout. He was a district judge that was traveling to perform court. He wrote of temperance meetings that were being held in what he considered lawless parts of the country. Pledges were being signed to abstain from alcohol and he told his wife that future temperance meetings were being planned.

Creator(s): Osterhout, John Patterson
Location(s): United States - Texas - Comanche County - Comanche
Creation Date: February 11, 1872
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
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Date(s):
  • Creation: February 11, 1872
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Comanche County - Comanche
Era
The Cattle Boom, 1865-1890
Date
February 11, 1872
Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout. He was a district judge that was traveling to perform court. He wrote of temperance meetings that were being held in what he considered lawless parts of the country. Pledges were being signed to abstain from alcohol and he told his wife that future temperance meetings were being planned.

Physical Description:

[3] p. ; 25 x 39 cm., folded to 25 x 20 cm.

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Keyword(s): temperance | temperance movements
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_002-044-13
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255360
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text