The Alto Herald (Alto, Tex.), Vol. 27, No. 20, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 25, 1927

One of 1,985 issues in the title: The Alto Herald available on this site.

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

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six pages : ill. ; page 20 x 13 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Weimar, F. L. August 25, 1927.

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This newspaper is part of the collection entitled: The Alto Herald and two others and was provided by Stella Hill Memorial Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 64 times . More information about this issue can be viewed below.

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Stella Hill Memorial Library

Stella Hill Memorial Library contributes for digitization all extant issues of the local weekly newspaper, the Alto Herald. The newspapers from 1909-1966 provide an ongoing picture of life in and around this small town located on El Camino Real in southern Cherokee County. Alto is one of the oldest towns in East Texas, and the newspapers, with their feature stories, obituaries and advertisements chronicle the history and lifestyle of the era. The digitization was funded by a grant from the Tocker Foundation.

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  • Main Title: The Alto Herald (Alto, Tex.), Vol. 27, No. 20, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 25, 1927
  • Serial Title: The Alto Herald

Description

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

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six pages : ill. ; page 20 x 13 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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The Stella Hill Memorial Library presents its collection of the weekly newspaper, The Alto Herald. The issues presented cover the period from 1909-1966. Hard copies and microfilm have long been a favorite research source, but digitization, funded by the Tocker Foundation, will make the material more readily available to the public.

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  • August 25, 1927

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  • March 29, 2012, 7:40 a.m.

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Weimar, F. L. The Alto Herald (Alto, Tex.), Vol. 27, No. 20, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 25, 1927, newspaper, August 25, 1927; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth214443/: accessed September 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Stella Hill Memorial Library.