[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Ora Osterhout, November 9, 1880]

Description:

Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to her sister, Ora Osterhout. She wrote to her sister to update her on her school life. Gertrude mentioned how some girls at her school had pretended to be ghosts, a lesson she had to write to teach in one of her classes, and other small bits of news. She asked if her sister had written a letter to Santa Claus yet and if their mother was going to write her.

Creator(s): Osterhout, Gertrude
Location(s): United States - Texas - Washington County - Independence
Creation Date: November 9, 1880
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
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Date(s):
  • Creation: November 9, 1880
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Washington County - Independence
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
November 1880
Description:

Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to her sister, Ora Osterhout. She wrote to her sister to update her on her school life. Gertrude mentioned how some girls at her school had pretended to be ghosts, a lesson she had to write to teach in one of her classes, and other small bits of news. She asked if her sister had written a letter to Santa Claus yet and if their mother was going to write her.

Physical Description:

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

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Keyword(s): letters
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Relation (Has Version): [Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Ora Osterhout, November 9, 1880], RICE_wrc01836
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_003-077-05
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255573
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text