[Letter from Fanny Hamilton to Dr. Joseph Pound, July 18, 1907]

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Letter from Fanny Hamilton to Dr. Joseph Pound letting him know she was aware of his impending visit in August, though she asks him to come in September or October as the weather would be cooler and more pleasureful. She goes on to describe their crops and that they have had an abundance or rain leading to a good crop yield.

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[2] p. ; 24 cm.

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Hamilton, Fanny July 18, 1907.

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Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead

Built in 1854, the Homestead was home to one of the founding families of Dripping Springs near Austin. Occupied by the Pound family until 1983, it was the first school house, church, and medical office. The reconstructed home and its decorative artifacts represent life in Central Texas around the year 1910.

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Letter from Fanny Hamilton to Dr. Joseph Pound letting him know she was aware of his impending visit in August, though she asks him to come in September or October as the weather would be cooler and more pleasureful. She goes on to describe their crops and that they have had an abundance or rain leading to a good crop yield.

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[2] p. ; 24 cm.

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  • July 18, 1907

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  • May 8, 2016, 6:12 a.m.

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  • Aug. 17, 2016, 12:59 p.m.

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Hamilton, Fanny. [Letter from Fanny Hamilton to Dr. Joseph Pound, July 18, 1907], letter, July 18, 1907; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth743083/: accessed October 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead.