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

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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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[4] p. ; 21 x 13 cm.

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Osterhout, Gertrude April 29, 1881.

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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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[4] p. ; 21 x 13 cm.

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  • April 29, 1881

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  • Aug. 17, 2012, 10:24 a.m.

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Osterhout, Gertrude. [Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 29, 1881], letter, April 29, 1881; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth244034/: accessed August 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rice University Woodson Research Center.