[Letter from M. A. DeWitt to Junia Roberts Osterhout, December 8, 1878]

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Letter from M. A. DeWitt to sister, Junia Roberts Osterhout. DeWitt's letter was composed of varied news of the family. The letter ended with Mitt informing Junia that a gift for Junia's daughter, Gertrude, would be arriving in time for Christmas. Included is an envelope addressed to "Mrs. J. P. Osterhout."

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[2] p. ; 20 x 14 cm. + 1 envelope (8 x 14 cm.)

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Mitt, M. A. December 8, 1878.

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Letter from M. A. DeWitt to sister, Junia Roberts Osterhout. DeWitt's letter was composed of varied news of the family. The letter ended with Mitt informing Junia that a gift for Junia's daughter, Gertrude, would be arriving in time for Christmas. Included is an envelope addressed to "Mrs. J. P. Osterhout."

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[2] p. ; 20 x 14 cm. + 1 envelope (8 x 14 cm.)

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Osterhout Papers

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  • December 8, 1878

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Mitt, M. A. [Letter from M. A. DeWitt to Junia Roberts Osterhout, December 8, 1878], letter, December 8, 1878; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth255419/: accessed September 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.