[Letter from Paul Osterhout to Osterhout Family, October 23, 1881]

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Letter from Paul Osterhout to Osterhout family. Paul wrote his family to inform them that he received the coat they sent and to tell them about his job at the train station. He included information about an assault that happened at the station and a lantern he stole to use on the way home.

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[4] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

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Osterhout, Paul October 23, 1881.

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Letter from Paul Osterhout to Osterhout family. Paul wrote his family to inform them that he received the coat they sent and to tell them about his job at the train station. He included information about an assault that happened at the station and a lantern he stole to use on the way home.

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[4] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

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Osterhout Papers

The Osterhout family papers consist of almost 500 items comprising an extensive collection of official documents, postcards, and letters. John Patterson Osterhout published *The Bellville Countryman* and was influential in the area.

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  • October 23, 1881

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Osterhout, Paul. [Letter from Paul Osterhout to Osterhout Family, October 23, 1881], letter, October 23, 1881; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth243971/: accessed February 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rice University Woodson Research Center.