The Osterhout Family Papers detail the lives of John Patterson Osterhout and his family in Texas and in Central America during the latter half of the nineteenth and the early twentieth centuries.

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  • Minutes of the Leon River Baptist Association, Milam County, TX 

    Leon River Baptist Association (Tex.) (1871-09-16)
  • Letter from C.B. Wade to Charlie 

    Wade, C. B. (1891-03-27)
    Letter from C. B. Wade to Charlie discussing the possibility of a railroad being built from Dublin, Texas, a recent fire, and other recent news. The letter is written on The Hamilton National Bank letterhead. It appears ...
  • Letter from Jennie to Bettie Wade 

    Bouldin, J. (1860)
    Letter from Jennie to Bettie Wade discussing a party that she recently attended, making clothes, and other recent news of family and friends. Jennie addresses Bettie as Sister. The letter was written in June, but the year ...
  • Letter from Jennie to Bettie Wade 

    Bouldin, J. (1860)
    Letter from J. Bouldin to her sister, Bettie Wade, discussing the hard rain they had recently, looking at new hats and bonnets with Jennie, and other news. She says that she would like a new hat, but she cannot afford one, ...
  • Letter from Jennie to Bettie Wade 

    Bouldin, J. (1860)
    Letter from Jennie to her sister, Bettie Wade, discussing the health of family and friends and other news. She says that Sis J. is sick with the chills again. She and Sis J. have been fixing up their old clothes, and she ...