Civilian and Gazette. Weekly. (Galveston, Tex.), Vol. 20, No. 8, Ed. 1 Tuesday, May 19, 1857

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 19 x 15 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Stuart, Hamilton & Brown, John Henry May 19, 1857.

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  • Main Title: Civilian and Gazette. Weekly. (Galveston, Tex.), Vol. 20, No. 8, Ed. 1 Tuesday, May 19, 1857
  • Serial Title: The Civilian and Gazette
  • Added Title: The Civilian & Gazette
  • Added Title: The Civilian

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 19 x 15 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Civilian and Gazette (Galveston)

The Civilian and Gazette (Galveston) collection represents a series of newspapers whose publication began in June of 1838 and continued under various names until 1886, with missing publications between 1862 and 1865, due to Civil War conflicts.

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  • May 19, 1857

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Stuart, Hamilton & Brown, John Henry. Civilian and Gazette. Weekly. (Galveston, Tex.), Vol. 20, No. 8, Ed. 1 Tuesday, May 19, 1857, newspaper, May 19, 1857; Galveston, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth177352/: accessed August 31, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.