[Postcard from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, August 18, 1873]

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Postcard from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout. He wrote to update her on where he was in his travels. In the postcard, he included brief news about who he was staying with and the weather.

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[1] p. ; 8 x 13 cm.

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Osterhout, John Patterson August 18, 1873.

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Postcard from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout. He wrote to update her on where he was in his travels. In the postcard, he included brief news about who he was staying with and the weather.

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[1] p. ; 8 x 13 cm.

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Osterhout Papers

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  • August 18, 1873

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Osterhout, John Patterson. [Postcard from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, August 18, 1873], postcard, August 18, 1873; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth255364/: accessed July 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.