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[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, November 12, 1872]

[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, November 12, 1872]

Date: November 12, 1872
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
Description: Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout. He wrote her to let her know how he had been on his travels and where he was headed next. Included is an envelope addressed to Mrs. J. P. Osterhout.
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[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Sarah Osterhout, July 11, 1872]

[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Sarah Osterhout, July 11, 1872]

Date: July 11, 1872
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
Description: Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his mother, Sarah Osterhout. He wrote to tell his mother that he would be unable to visit this year and spoke of how his family had been. The letter finishes with news regarding the frontier. John wrote that Indians raided nearby areas and took horses.
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[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, February 11, 1872]

[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, February 11, 1872]

Date: February 11, 1872
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
Description: Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout. He was a district judge that was traveling to perform court. He wrote of temperance meetings that were being held in what he considered lawless parts of the country. Pledges were being signed to abstain from alcohol and he told his wife that future temperance meetings were being planned.
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[Letter from P. Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, August 26, 1873]

[Letter from P. Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, August 26, 1873]

Date: August 26, 1873
Creator: Osterhout, P.
Description: Letter from P. Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout. The writer sent him a summary of what had been happening in Belton, Texas, since John had been visiting his mother. The writer spoke of local parties, news, and what John's children had been doing. Included is an envelope addressed to the "Hon. J. P. Osterhout."
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[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, August 16, 1873]

[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, August 16, 1873]

Date: August 16, 1873
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
Description: Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout. He wrote her a short letter to let her know he had arrived at his destination safely.
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[Letter from Ora Osterhout to Gertrude Osterhout, June 2, 1881]

[Letter from Ora Osterhout to Gertrude Osterhout, June 2, 1881]

Date: June 2, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Ora
Description: Letter from Ora Osterhout to her older sister, Gertrude Osterhout, regarding Ora's birthday. She wrote her sister to tell her what had happened on her birthday and some brief local news.
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[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Ora and Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 14, 1881]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Ora and Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 14, 1881]

Date: April 14, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to her sisters, Ora and Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to update her sisters about her life at school. She included small bits of news regarding her studies and plans to go on a picnic. She asked about the family orchards and requested that her sisters send her a box of the fruit.
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[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 16, 1881]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 16, 1881]

Date: May 16, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to her mother, Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to her mother to update her on her life at school. She spoke of how excited she was to go home, a trip to a nearby town she made with the boys, and a list of items she needed her mother to send.
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[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Gertrude Osterhout, April 26, 1881]

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

Date: April 26, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
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.
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[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Gertrude Osterhout, May 7, 1881]

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

Date: May 7, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
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.
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