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Janet Oberg Newspaper Collection

Identifier: MS-268


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.


  • Creation: 1728 - 1885


1 Boxes

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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

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Repository Details

Part of the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections Repository

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