[Letter from S. Harford to John Patterson Osterhout, August 22, 1874] Metadata

Metadata describes a digital item, providing (if known) such information as creator, publisher, contents, size, relationship to other resources, and more. Metadata may also contain "preservation" components that help us to maintain the integrity of digital files over time.

Title

  • Main Title [Letter from S. Harford to John Patterson Osterhout, August 22, 1874]

Creator

  • Author: Harford, S.
    Creator Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1874-08-22

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Letter from S. Harford to John Patterson Osterhout. He wrote to thank John for his advice on business and requested information about moving to Texas. Harford was interested in a location that was free from Indian raids and would allow him to start up a land agency.
  • Physical Description: [4] p. ; 21 x 26 cm., folded to 21 x 13 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Correspondence
  • Named Person: Harford, S.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Osterhout, John Patterson, 1826-1903.
  • Keyword: Pierceville
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Travel
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Ethnic Groups - American Indians
  • Keyword: raids
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Transportation - Railroads - Trains
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Real Estate
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1874-08
  • Place Name: United States - Indiana
  • Time Period: cat-bom

Collection

  • Name: Osterhout Papers
    Code: OSTERH

Institution

  • Name: Austin College
    Code: ASTC

Resource Type

  • Letter

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: ASTC_002-047-07
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth255390