[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Gertrude Osterhout, April 26, 1881]

Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his daughter, Gertrude Osterhout, regarding news from home. He told her that Gertrude's sisters had recovered from being sick. He and his wife were trying to raise money to send to Gertrude and her brother, Paul, although he told his daughter that she needed to make sacrifices while she was in school. He ended the letter with other various bits of local news and looked forward to seeing her return home.

Creator(s): Osterhout, John Patterson
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Creation Date: April 26, 1881
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
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Date(s):
  • Creation: April 26, 1881
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
April 1881
Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his daughter, Gertrude Osterhout, regarding news from home. He told her that Gertrude's sisters had recovered from being sick. He and his wife were trying to raise money to send to Gertrude and her brother, Paul, although he told his daughter that she needed to make sacrifices while she was in school. He ended the letter with other various bits of local news and looked forward to seeing her return home.

Physical Description:

[3] p. ; 26 x 41 cm., folded to 26 x 21 cm.

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Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_003-079-01
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255580
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text