[Letter from P. M. Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, February 13,1871]

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Letter from P. M. Osterhout to his brother, John Patterson Osterhout. P. M. Osterhout wrote his brother about their family and his work with legislation. He briefly mentions a few bills that were being considered, such as an amendment to the civil code.

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[2] p. ; 26 x 21 cm.

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Osterhout, P. M. February 13, 1871.

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Letter from P. M. Osterhout to his brother, John Patterson Osterhout. P. M. Osterhout wrote his brother about their family and his work with legislation. He briefly mentions a few bills that were being considered, such as an amendment to the civil code.

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[2] p. ; 26 x 21 cm.

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  • February 13, 1871

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Osterhout, P. M. [Letter from P. M. Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, February 13,1871], letter, February 13, 1871; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth255340/: accessed August 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.