[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Paul Osterhout, June 7, 1886]

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Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his son, Paul Osterhout, regarding Paul's return home. John sold Paul's bike and sent him money to help him afford the trip home. John expects his other son, Jeremiah, and his wife to have a child soon because she has been staying with their family for long periods of time. John mentioned that their town, Belton, was worried that their oil well would leave town and they would have to rely on the college for their future.

Creator(s): Osterhout, John Patterson
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Creation Date: June 7, 1886
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
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  • Creation: June 7, 1886
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Place
United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
June 1886
Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his son, Paul Osterhout, regarding Paul's return home. John sold Paul's bike and sent him money to help him afford the trip home. John expects his other son, Jeremiah, and his wife to have a child soon because she has been staying with their family for long periods of time. John mentioned that their town, Belton, was worried that their oil well would leave town and they would have to rely on the college for their future.

Physical Description:

[4] p. ; 21 x 13 cm.

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Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_002-063-06
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255514
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text