[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 6, 1883]

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Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote her mother to update her on her life at school. She detailed examinations she had and the praise she had received for one of her papers. Gertrude mentioned visiting lecturers, letters she owed family members, and other bits of news. At the end of the letter, she has a list of items she requested her mother to send.

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[7] p. ; 41 x 13 cm., folded to 21 x 13 cm., or smaller

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Osterhout, Gertrude April 6, 1883.

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Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote her mother to update her on her life at school. She detailed examinations she had and the praise she had received for one of her papers. Gertrude mentioned visiting lecturers, letters she owed family members, and other bits of news. At the end of the letter, she has a list of items she requested her mother to send.

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[7] p. ; 41 x 13 cm., folded to 21 x 13 cm., or smaller

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Osterhout Papers

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  • April 6, 1883

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Osterhout, Gertrude. [Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 6, 1883], letter, April 6, 1883; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth244041/: accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rice University Woodson Research Center.