[Travel Log Prepared by John Philip Herlin Bahl, August 1964]

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Travel log prepared by John Philip Herlin Bahl in August 1964 concerning their trip to Waco, Texas. He describes his visitation with his sister, Josephine Wheatly, in her home on the day that she died; he recalled their conversation: "We discussed several different thing and a couple of business matters that I had that she knew was unfinished and she asked me a lot of detail..." He also discusses his visit to Dr. Cramer due to chest pains, and was diagnosed with a "nice case of Shingles."

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[1] p. ; 24 x 15 cm.

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Bahl, John Philip Herlin 1964-08-23~.

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This letter is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 and was provided by Private Collection of Margay Welch to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 27 times. More information about this letter can be viewed below.

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Private Collection of Margay Welch

The Bahl, Wheatly, and Hessdoerfer families were residents of Waco, Texas from the 1850's. The items in this collection were found in the Elmer and Josephine (Bahl) Wheatly home after the death of Elmer and Josephine Wheatly in 2010.

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Travel log prepared by John Philip Herlin Bahl in August 1964 concerning their trip to Waco, Texas. He describes his visitation with his sister, Josephine Wheatly, in her home on the day that she died; he recalled their conversation: "We discussed several different thing and a couple of business matters that I had that she knew was unfinished and she asked me a lot of detail..." He also discusses his visit to Dr. Cramer due to chest pains, and was diagnosed with a "nice case of Shingles."

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[1] p. ; 24 x 15 cm.

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  • 1964-08-23~

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  • May 8, 2016, 10:51 p.m.

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Bahl, John Philip Herlin. [Travel Log Prepared by John Philip Herlin Bahl, August 1964], letter, 1964-08-23~; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth744128/: accessed October 16, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Margay Welch.