[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Sarah Osterhout, July 11, 1872]

Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his mother, Sarah Osterhout. He wrote to tell his mother that he would be unable to visit this year and spoke of how his family had been. The letter finishes with news regarding the frontier. John wrote that Indians raided nearby areas and took horses.

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

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his mother, Sarah Osterhout. He wrote to tell his mother that he would be unable to visit this year and spoke of how his family had been. The letter finishes with news regarding the frontier. John wrote that Indians raided nearby areas and took horses.

Physical Description:

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

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): frontiers
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_002-044-14
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255361
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text