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The Matagorda Gazette. (Matagorda, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 12, Ed. 1 Saturday, October 16, 1858

One of 72 issues in the title: The Matagorda Gazette available on this site.

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

Physical Description

four pages : ill. ; page 23 x 17 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

Creation Information

Lipsey, E. J. October 16, 1858.

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  • Galen Hodges
    Publisher Info: Office on Fisher Street, over the Billiard saloon.
    Place of Publication: Matagorda, Texas

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  • Main Title: The Matagorda Gazette. (Matagorda, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 12, Ed. 1 Saturday, October 16, 1858
  • Serial Title: The Matagorda Gazette
  • Added Title: The Gazette

Description

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

Physical Description

four pages : ill. ; page 23 x 17 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Texas Digital Newspaper Program

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  • October 16, 1858

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  • Aug. 26, 2011, 3:41 p.m.

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Lipsey, E. J. The Matagorda Gazette. (Matagorda, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 12, Ed. 1 Saturday, October 16, 1858, newspaper, October 16, 1858; Matagorda, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth179098/: accessed January 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.