[Postcard from John Patterson Osterhout to Paul Osterhout, March 23, 1886]

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Postcard from John Patterson Osterhout to his son, Paul Osterhout, regarding requests from others that he was passing along. A doctor wanted Paul to look up where and for how much he could obtain a couple of books. The doctor was also waiting on Paul to let him know what the cost would be to get to where he was.

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[1] p. ; 14 x 8 cm.

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Osterhout, John Patterson March 23, 1886.

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Postcard from John Patterson Osterhout to his son, Paul Osterhout, regarding requests from others that he was passing along. A doctor wanted Paul to look up where and for how much he could obtain a couple of books. The doctor was also waiting on Paul to let him know what the cost would be to get to where he was.

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[1] p. ; 14 x 8 cm.

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Osterhout Papers

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  • March 23, 1886

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Osterhout, John Patterson. [Postcard from John Patterson Osterhout to Paul Osterhout, March 23, 1886], postcard, March 23, 1886; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth255508/: accessed September 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.