The Bastrop Advertiser (Bastrop, Tex.), Vol. 28, No. 25, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 20, 1885

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Weekly - and some times semi-weekly - newspaper from Bastrop, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

Physical Description

four pages : ill. ; page 24 x 18 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

Creation Information

Cain, Thomas C. June 20, 1885.

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  • Thomas C. Cain
    Publisher Info: Corner Farm and Main Street
    Place of Publication: Bastrop, Texas

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Bastrop Public Library

The Bastrop Public Library presents their local newspaper, the Bastrop Advertiser for the years 1854-1954. Bastrop is located 30 miles southwest of downtown Austin. Funding was provided by the Tocker Foundation for the digitization of the newspaper.

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  • Main Title: The Bastrop Advertiser (Bastrop, Tex.), Vol. 28, No. 25, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 20, 1885
  • Serial Title: The Bastrop Advertiser

Description

Weekly - and some times semi-weekly - newspaper from Bastrop, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

Physical Description

four pages : ill. ; page 24 x 18 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Masthead reads, "Free hearts, free minds, free people, are the material, and the only material, out of which free governments are constructed. - Jefferson."

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The Bastrop Advertiser

The first edition of The Bastrop Advertiser and County News, now The Bastrop Advertiser, was published on March 1, 1853, giving it claim to being the oldest continuously published weekly (semi-weekly since Sept. 5, 1977) in Texas. Available on The Portal to Texas History is the Bastrop Advertiser from 1854 to 1954.

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  • June 20, 1885

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  • Feb. 16, 2012, 10 p.m.

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Cain, Thomas C. The Bastrop Advertiser (Bastrop, Tex.), Vol. 28, No. 25, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 20, 1885, newspaper, June 20, 1885; Bastrop, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth204916/: accessed July 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Bastrop Public Library.