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Scattergoods Map of Sixteen miles around Philadelphia.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania boundaries, townships, railroads, populations, marshes, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Insets: "Independence Hall in 1876, Philadelphia," "New City Hall, Philada.," "Centennial Art Gallery," and "Girard College, Philadelphia." Bulls-eye circles indicate four-mile intervals. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:65,400].
Date: 1876
Creator: Van Derveer, Lloyd
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Sarah Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout and Family, September 16, 1876]

Description: Letter from Sarah Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, her sister Junia Roberts Osterhout, and their children. In the first part of her letter, she wrote about a recent visit with her parents and how they had been holding up. The second part consisted of local gossip about old friends of Junia and the parts of the family in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Included is an envelope addressed to "Hon. J. P. Osterhout."
Date: September 16, 1876
Creator: Osterhout, Sarah
Partner: Austin College