A History of The Rusk Cherokeean, 1847-1973

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Book documenting the history of The Rusk Cherokeean newspaper, based on a Master's thesis. It includes information about the various processes used to print the paper, editors and other people who had significant influence, and contextual information about the area. Index starts on page 185.

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191 p. : ill.

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Whitehead, Marie Hall 2009.

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The Library, located in Rusk, received a Tocker Foundation grant. Rusk was established by an act of the Texas legislature on April 11, 1846, which defined the boundaries of Cherokee County and called for the county seat to be named for Gen. Thomas Jefferson Rusk, one of the signers of the Texas Declaration of Independence.

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Book documenting the history of The Rusk Cherokeean newspaper, based on a Master's thesis. It includes information about the various processes used to print the paper, editors and other people who had significant influence, and contextual information about the area. Index starts on page 185.

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191 p. : ill.

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"First Printing, 2009."

Contents: Acknowledgements -- List of Plates -- Chapter I. Introduction -- Chapter II. From Handset Type to Photocomposition -- Chapter III. Publishers, Politicians, and Preachers -- Chapter IV. Other Rusk Newspapers -- Chapter V. Summary -- Epilogue -- Genealogy -- Bibliography -- Appendix A -- Abstract -- Vita -- Index

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Whitehead, Marie Hall. A History of The Rusk Cherokeean, 1847-1973, book, 2009; Lufkin, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1471321/: accessed June 16, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Singletary Memorial Library.

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