[Postcard from Rose Chamberlin to Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 25, 1909]

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Postcard from Rose Chamberlin to Junia Roberts Osterhout. The front has three photos stacked vertically. The one on top has buildings in the plains and is a general view of Fort Concho. The second one is the officers' quarters and has a row of stone houses with a road out in front. All the houses have slanted roofs and chimneys. At the start of the road is a fence with an open gate. The bottom one is the soldiers' quarters and has a row of roofs held up by wooden columns, attached to a stone building. On the bottom of ... continued below

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1 postcard : b&w ; 8 x 14 cm.

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Chamberlin, Rose May 25, 1909.

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Postcard from Rose Chamberlin to Junia Roberts Osterhout. The front has three photos stacked vertically. The one on top has buildings in the plains and is a general view of Fort Concho. The second one is the officers' quarters and has a row of stone houses with a road out in front. All the houses have slanted roofs and chimneys. At the start of the road is a fence with an open gate. The bottom one is the soldiers' quarters and has a row of roofs held up by wooden columns, attached to a stone building. On the bottom of the front and the back, Rose wrote about a storm that had passed through her area.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 8 x 14 cm.

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Osterhout Papers

The Osterhout family papers consist of 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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  • May 25, 1909

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  • Aug. 17, 2012, 10:24 a.m.

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Chamberlin, Rose. [Postcard from Rose Chamberlin to Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 25, 1909], postcard, May 25, 1909; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth244055/: accessed October 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rice University Woodson Research Center.