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 Decade: 1880-1889
[Letter from M. A. DeWitt to Junia Roberts Osterhout, January 4, 1880]

[Letter from M. A. DeWitt to Junia Roberts Osterhout, January 4, 1880]

Date: January 4, 1880
Creator: DeWitt, M. A.
Description: Letter from M. A. DeWitt to sister regarding family affairs. DeWitt told her about how nearby relatives were doing and about a wedding that had occurred recently.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
[Letter from Paul Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, May 12, 1880]

[Letter from Paul Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, May 12, 1880]

Date: May 12, 1880
Creator: Osterhout, Paul
Description: Letter from Paul Osterhout to his father, John Patterson Osterhout, discussing his time at school at Baylor College. Paul wrote that he and the other boys were writing speeches for an upcoming commencement ceremony and told his father that he would try to send a copy of his speech for John to look over. He let his father know he had received a package and along with other bits of news from around the school.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Paul Osterhout, June 04, 1880]

[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Paul Osterhout, June 04, 1880]

Date: June 4, 1880
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
Description: Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his son, Paul Osterhout, discussing work. John was writing from his place of work, the post office, and gave Paul some advice regarding how he should go about receiving work from "G. O." John hoped to send his son to school at Baylor in the fall and promised to write again later.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
[Letter from J. H. Luther to John Patterson Osterhout, August 18, 1880]

[Letter from J. H. Luther to John Patterson Osterhout, August 18, 1880]

Date: August 18, 1880
Creator: Luther, J. H.
Description: A brief letter from J. H. Luther to John Patterson Osterhout confirming John's daughter's, Gertrude Osterhout, enrollment in the spring session of Baylor College. Included is an envelope addressed to "J. P. Osterhout."
Contributing Partner: Austin College
[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Osterhout Family, September 13, 1880]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Osterhout Family, September 13, 1880]

Date: September 13, 1880
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to her family. Gertrude wrote her family to let them know how she was settling into life at Baylor College. She told them of her living accommodations, food, and the other girls that were there with her. The letter ended with her asking for some items to be sent to her and she spoke of her family and alterations she made to her uniforms.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, September 24, 1880]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, September 24, 1880]

Date: September 24, 1880
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
Description: Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to her father, John Patterson Osterhout. She wrote to inform her father that she had received the items that were sent to her and detailed what a typical day studying at Baylor College entailed for her. She mentioned a reverend that came to campus and asked if her brother Paul would be joining her at school.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Gertrude Osterhout, September 24, 1880]

[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Gertrude Osterhout, September 24, 1880]

Date: September 24, 1880
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
Description: Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his daughter, Gertrude Osterhout, discussing affairs at home. He wrote about his family's health and a show that came to Belton, Texas that his sons went to see. He told Gertrude that he hoped he would come to like the doctors she worked with and that his son needed to start working on their cotton crop.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
[Letter from Mary to her Sister, October 10, 1880]

[Letter from Mary to her Sister, October 10, 1880]

Date: October 10, 1880
Creator: unknown
Description: Letter from Mary to her sister discussing news from family. She updated her sister on what Mary had heard from family in letters and those living nearby.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Ora Osterhout, October 11, 1880]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Ora Osterhout, October 11, 1880]

Date: October 11, 1880
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to her sister, Ora Osterhout. She wrote her sister to update her on life at Baylor College. Gertrude mentioned how she had been sick recently, a prodigious student on campus, and other small bits of local news. She finished by asking about family and talking about clothing.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, October 15, 1880]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, October 15, 1880]

Date: October 15, 1880
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to update her mother on her school life. Gertrude informed her mother why she was taking a small course load, the high housekeeping standards at the boarding house, and the food that one of the women there makes for them. She requested that her mother send her some things and tell her brother, Paul, to write more often.
Contributing Partner: Austin College
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