[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Gertrude Osterhout, January 10, 1881]

Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his daughter, Gertrude Osterhout, about what was happening in Belton, Texas. He told her that she should have written sooner if she wanted a reply letter earlier. He regretted telling her that he had found out about her dancing at a local party and a committee had been organized to investigate the incident. He advised her to write the committee a letter lest they rescind her membership in the church.

Creator(s): Osterhout, John Patterson
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Creation Date: January 10, 1881
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
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Date(s):
  • Creation: January 10, 1881
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
January 1881
Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his daughter, Gertrude Osterhout, about what was happening in Belton, Texas. He told her that she should have written sooner if she wanted a reply letter earlier. He regretted telling her that he had found out about her dancing at a local party and a committee had been organized to investigate the incident. He advised her to write the committee a letter lest they rescind her membership in the church.

Physical Description:

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

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Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_002-056-05
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255464
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text