[Handwritten letter from O. Henry to H. H. McClure]

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Letter from Porter to H. H. McClure asking for an advance to pay for his daughter's private school tuition.

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2 leaves ; 4 p. ; 21 x 27 cm.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910 October 6, 1907.

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Letter from Porter to H. H. McClure asking for an advance to pay for his daughter's private school tuition.

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2 leaves ; 4 p. ; 21 x 27 cm.

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O. Henry Project

Written under the pseudonym O. Henry, the stories of William Sydney Porter are available as they first appeared in the popular magazines of the day.

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  • October 6, 1907

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 8, 2011, 2:31 p.m.

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  • Aug. 22, 2017, 3:50 p.m.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910. [Handwritten letter from O. Henry to H. H. McClure], letter, October 6, 1907; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139282/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.