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[Letter from Alice Pilley to Junia Roberts Osterhout, August 18, 1876]

Description:

Letter from Alice Pilley to Junia Roberts Osterhout. Alice detailed the last moments of her son's life after he came down with a fever. She wrote about what he went through and mentioned she tried to give him Melane pills to help. Alice thanked Junia for her kind words and wanted them to visit soon. Included is an envelope addressed to "Mrs. J. P. Osterhout."

Creator(s): Pilley, Alice
Location(s): United States - Texas - Austin County - Bellville
Creation Date: August 18, 1876
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
Usage:
Total Uses: 7
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 18, 1876
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Austin County - Bellville
Era
The Cattle Boom, 1865-1890
Date
August 1876
Description:

Letter from Alice Pilley to Junia Roberts Osterhout. Alice detailed the last moments of her son's life after he came down with a fever. She wrote about what he went through and mentioned she tried to give him Melane pills to help. Alice thanked Junia for her kind words and wanted them to visit soon. Included is an envelope addressed to "Mrs. J. P. Osterhout."

Physical Description:

[4] p. ; 21 x 25 cm., folded to 21 x 13 cm. + 1 envelope (6 x 13 cm.)

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fevers | melane pills | congestive fevers | envelopes
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_002-050-01
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255408
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text
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