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Janet Oberg Newspaper Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-268

Abstract

This collection consists of excerpts from seven early newspapers, from New England and Iowa , dated April 8, 1728 to July 24, 1885, containing information from Revolutionary times to the 1880's.

Dates

  • 1728 - 1885

Extent

1 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

Newspaper 1 The New England Weekly Journal, April 8, 1728



Newspaper 2 The Boston Gazette and Country Journal, March 2, 1770 includes an account of the Rope Walk in Boston now known as the Boston Massacre.



Newspaper 3 The New York Morning Post, November 7, 1783



Newspaper 4 The Ulster County Gazette, January 4, 1800 contains the story of George Washington’s death.



Newspaper 5 The New York Herald, April 19, 1875



Newspaper 6 The Buchanan County Bulletin, Iowa, July 24, 1885



Newspaper 7 The National Republication, September 17, 1880

Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections Repository

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