Flake's Tri-Weekly Bulletin. (Galveston, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 2, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 10, 1865

One of 6 issues in the title: Flake's Tri-Weekly Bulletin available on this site.

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

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two pages : ill. ; page 17 x 10 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Creator: Unknown. June 10, 1865.

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  • Main Title: Flake's Tri-Weekly Bulletin. (Galveston, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 2, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 10, 1865
  • Serial Title: Flake's Tri-Weekly Bulletin
  • Added Title: Flake's Bulletin

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

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two pages : ill. ; page 17 x 10 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Flake's Galveston

Started by German newspaper editor Ferdinand Flake, Flake's Bulletin in its many title incarnations served the Galveston area from 1865 until 1872. Ferdinand Flake left Germany for America at the age of eighteen, where he earned his living by selling cigars, owning and running a mercantile business, and then purchasing and running Die Union, Texas' first German-language newspaper. Die Union and Flake's Daily Bulletin both ceased publication shortly after Ferdinand Flake's death in 1872.

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  • June 10, 1865

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Flake's Tri-Weekly Bulletin. (Galveston, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 2, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 10, 1865, newspaper, June 10, 1865; Galveston, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth178691/: accessed July 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.