[Letter from Paul Osterhout to Osterhout Family, September 19, 1881]

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Letter from Paul Osterhout to the Osterhout family. Paul wrote his family to update them on his life. He mentioned his financial difficulties, his need for winter clothes, a David Osterhout he heard of, and other small bits of news.

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8 p. ; 22 x 14 cm.

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Osterhout, Paul September 19, 1881.

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Letter from Paul Osterhout to the Osterhout family. Paul wrote his family to update them on his life. He mentioned his financial difficulties, his need for winter clothes, a David Osterhout he heard of, and other small bits of news.

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8 p. ; 22 x 14 cm.

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  • September 19, 1881

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Osterhout, Paul. [Letter from Paul Osterhout to Osterhout Family, September 19, 1881], letter, September 19, 1881; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth243967/: accessed August 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rice University Woodson Research Center.