[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, September 24, 1880]

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Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout. She wrote to inform her father that she had received the items that were sent to her and detailed what a typical day studying at Baylor College entailed for her. She mentioned a reverend that came to campus and asked if her brother Paul would be joining her at school.

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[4] p. ; 21 x 13 cm.

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Osterhout, Gertrude September 24, 1880.

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Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout. She wrote to inform her father that she had received the items that were sent to her and detailed what a typical day studying at Baylor College entailed for her. She mentioned a reverend that came to campus and asked if her brother Paul would be joining her at school.

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[4] p. ; 21 x 13 cm.

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As a collaborative project, Austin College and Rice University contributed each of their collections of the Osterhout family papers to the Portal. The two institutions pooled their respective collections to provide access to almost 500 items comprising an extensive collection of official documents, postcards, and letters.

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  • September 24, 1880

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Osterhout, Gertrude. [Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, September 24, 1880], letter, September 24, 1880; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth244010/: accessed August 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rice University Woodson Research Center.