[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Paul Osterhout, October 30, 1879]

Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his son, Paul Osterhout, discussing family life since Paul's departure to work at a telegraph office in another city. He told his son about the recent successful sales of poultry he made and that he had hopes for Paul's future career. John gave his son advice and hoped he would be able to come home and visit soon. Included is an envelope addressed to "Paul Osterhout."

Creator(s): Osterhout, John Patterson
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Creation Date: October 30, 1879
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
Usage:
Total Uses: 10
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 30, 1879
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
October 1879
Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his son, Paul Osterhout, discussing family life since Paul's departure to work at a telegraph office in another city. He told his son about the recent successful sales of poultry he made and that he had hopes for Paul's future career. John gave his son advice and hoped he would be able to come home and visit soon. Included is an envelope addressed to "Paul Osterhout."

Physical Description:

[3] p. ; 27 x 21 cm., or smaller + 1 envelope (9 x 14 cm.)

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): envelopes | telegraphs
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_002-054-09
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255447
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text