My Roommates

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A five-stanza poem by Gertrude Osterhout titled "My Roommates." In each stanza, Gertrude wrote about each of her roommates at her boarding school.

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[2] p. ; 18 x 22 cm.

Creation Information

Osterhout, Gertrude 1881.

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This poem is part of the collection entitled: Osterhout Papers and was provided by Austin College to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 49 times , with 9 in the last month . More information about this poem can be viewed below.

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A five-stanza poem by Gertrude Osterhout titled "My Roommates." In each stanza, Gertrude wrote about each of her roommates at her boarding school.

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[2] p. ; 18 x 22 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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  • 1881

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  • Oct. 29, 2012, 10:13 a.m.

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  • Nov. 1, 2012, 7:39 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Osterhout, Gertrude. My Roommates, poem, 1881; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth255598/: accessed July 23, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.