[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Gertrude Osterhout, May 7, 1881]

Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his daughter, Gertrude Osterhout, discussing daily life at home. He mentioned that they would be able to make some money by producing buttermilk and that they would be getting more poultry soon. John's uncle, Peter, was having a birthday soon and he requested that Gertrude write a letter to him so that he may pass it along. The letter closed with John saying that it was his birthday the next day and that he wanted Gertrude and his son, Paul, to write to him.

Creator(s): Osterhout, John Patterson
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Creation Date: May 7, 1881
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
Usage:
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Date(s):
  • Creation: May 7, 1881
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Place
United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
May 1881
Description:

Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his daughter, Gertrude Osterhout, discussing daily life at home. He mentioned that they would be able to make some money by producing buttermilk and that they would be getting more poultry soon. John's uncle, Peter, was having a birthday soon and he requested that Gertrude write a letter to him so that he may pass it along. The letter closed with John saying that it was his birthday the next day and that he wanted Gertrude and his son, Paul, to write to him.

Physical Description:

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

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Keyword(s): letters
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_003-080-04
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255588
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text