[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, October 31, 1875]

Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout. John wrote to his wife while traveling and working as a judge. In this letter, he mentioned a case of horse theft he was involved in and told her about the weather and his health. The letter ended with him writing about a vote on a new constitution and how fortunate he and his wife were that so many of their children were still alive. Included is an envelope addressed to "Mrs. J. P. Osterhout."

Creator(s): Osterhout, John Patterson
Location(s): United States - Texas - Comanche County - Comanche
Creation Date: October 31, 1875
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
Usage:
Total Uses: 5
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 31, 1875
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Comanche County - Comanche
Era
The Cattle Boom, 1865-1890
Date
October 1875
Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout. John wrote to his wife while traveling and working as a judge. In this letter, he mentioned a case of horse theft he was involved in and told her about the weather and his health. The letter ended with him writing about a vote on a new constitution and how fortunate he and his wife were that so many of their children were still alive. Included is an envelope addressed to "Mrs. J. P. Osterhout."

Physical Description:

[7] p. ; 21 x 26 cm., folded to 21 x 13 cm. + 1 envelope (9 x 14 cm.)

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): envelopes | crimes
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_002-049-01
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255399
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text