[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Paul Osterhout, November 13, 1879]

Description:

Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to her brother, Paul Osterhout, discussing recent news in Belton, Texas. She told him that their mother, Junia Roberts Osterhout, had not yet returned home and updated him on recent baptisms and conversions at the local church. She mentioned temperance meetings she had been attending and a trip she had made recently to collect pecans.

Creator(s): Osterhout, Gertrude
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Creation Date: November 13, 1879
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
Usage:
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 13, 1879
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
November 1879
Description:

Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to her brother, Paul Osterhout, discussing recent news in Belton, Texas. She told him that their mother, Junia Roberts Osterhout, had not yet returned home and updated him on recent baptisms and conversions at the local church. She mentioned temperance meetings she had been attending and a trip she had made recently to collect pecans.

Physical Description:

[4] p. ; 41 x 13 cm., folded to 21 x 13 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): temperance | temperance movements | baptisms | conversions
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_002-055-03a
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255452
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text