[Letter from Lydia to Mr. and Mrs. George E. Osterhout, July 8, 1883]

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A brief letter from Lydia to her cousins, Mr. and Mrs. George E. Osterhout, regarding the news Lydia had heard about their health. She hoped that her letter would find their health improving. Included is an envelope addressed to "Mr. and Mrs. Geo E. Osterhout."

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[2] p. ; 17 x 13 cm. + 1 envelope (11 x 14 cm.)

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Creator: Unknown. July 8, 1883.

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A brief letter from Lydia to her cousins, Mr. and Mrs. George E. Osterhout, regarding the news Lydia had heard about their health. She hoped that her letter would find their health improving. Included is an envelope addressed to "Mr. and Mrs. Geo E. Osterhout."

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[2] p. ; 17 x 13 cm. + 1 envelope (11 x 14 cm.)

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Osterhout Papers

As a collaborative project, Austin College and Rice University contributed each of their collections of the Osterhout family papers to the Portal. The two institutions pooled their respective collections to provide access to almost 500 items comprising an extensive collection of official documents, postcards, and letters.

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  • July 8, 1883

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  • Oct. 29, 2012, 10:13 a.m.

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[Letter from Lydia to Mr. and Mrs. George E. Osterhout, July 8, 1883], letter, July 8, 1883; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth255489/: accessed December 3, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.