The Fayette County Record (La Grange, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 37, Ed. 1, Tuesday, December 16, 1873

Description:

Weekly newspaper from la Grange, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

Creator(s): Gregory, D.G.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Fayette County - La Grange
Creation Date: December 16, 1873
Partner(s):
The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Collection(s):
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Early Texas Newspapers
Usage:
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Creator (Editor):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Gregory & Craft
Place of Publication: La Grange, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 16, 1873
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Fayette County - La Grange
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Description:

Weekly newspaper from la Grange, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

Note:

Masthead reads "Fiat Justitia Ruat Coelum. "Let justice be done though the heavens fall"—these words were powerfully invoked by Lord Mansfield in 1772 as he freed the slave whose fate was at issue in Sommersett’s case.

Physical Description:

four pages: ill. ; page 34 x 24 in.
Digitized from 35 mm microfilm

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Subject(s):
Serial Title: The Fayette County Record
Partner:
The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Collection:
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Collection:
Early Texas Newspapers
Identifier:
  • LCCN: sn84022027
  • OCLC: 10266065 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth48268
Resource Type: Newspaper
Format: Text
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