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  Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center
 Collection: Osterhout Papers
[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 8, 1881]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 8, 1881]

Date: April 8, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to update her mother about her life at school. She lamented the fact that she had been receiving no letters from home lately, but thanked her mother for sending the clothes she had requested. She requested money to be sent to her and that her mother and other family members write soon.
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[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 29, 1881]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 29, 1881]

Date: April 29, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to update her mother about her life at Baylor University. Gertrude mentioned letters she and her brother received, dew berries she had picked with friends, and thanked her mother for working on a dress for her.
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[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, February 6, 1881]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, February 6, 1881]

Date: February 6, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. Gertrude wrote her mother to update her about her time at school. Among other news, she mentioned a funeral she attended, what the others were up to, and requested that her mother send her some things. Gertrude also told her mother how her brother, Paul, lied and snuck out to a dance.
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[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, February 20, 1881]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, February 20, 1881]

Date: February 20, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to her mother, Junia Roberts Osterhout, about her life at school. She mentioned a sociable she was getting ready to attend and how the other girls were worrying about what to wear. A music event was being held by the college and she had a new outfit made for the occasion. The letter appears to have ended abruptly.
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[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, January 7, 1881]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, January 7, 1881]

Date: January 7, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to tell her mother about her return to the boarding house after Christmas. She related how her trip back went and that it was her birthday. She requested money for a dress and postage stamps.
Contributing Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center
[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, March 6, 1881]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, March 6, 1881]

Date: March 6, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote her mother to update her about her life at school. Among the small bits of news Gertrude gave, she mentioned a musical performances that the girls gave, a memorial service, and upcoming examinations.
Contributing Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center
[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, March 16, 1881]

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

Date: March 16, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to update her mother about her life at school. Gertrude provided information about her recent exams and her efforts to study and asked for dresses or materials to have dresses made for the summer. She asked about her mother's plan to have a garden this year and when she would receive another letter from home.
Contributing Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center
[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: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to 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.
Contributing Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center
[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 29, 1881]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 29, 1881]

Date: May 29, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote home to update her mother on her life at school. Gertrude detailed to her mother some of the end-of-session events that would be happening for commencement and final examinations. She wrote of some girls who had fallen sick and a contest she had entered to win a poetry book.
Contributing Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center
[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, November 14, 1880]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, November 14, 1880]

Date: November 14, 1880
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to inform her mother about life at school. She mentioned the poor weather they'd be having and the provisions the other girls had been receiving from home. Gertrude's teaching exercise was received well by the children she taught it to and she wrote of how the girls were upset they were not allowed to go to parties outside the boarding house. She told her mother she would see her Christmas time.
Contributing Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center