Houston Daily Mercury (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 5, No. 294, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 16, 1873

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Daily newspaper from Houston, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with some advertising.

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four pages : ill. ; page 24 x 18 in.

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Baker, J. H. & Wilson, J. H. August 16, 1873.

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  • Main Title: Houston Daily Mercury (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 5, No. 294, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 16, 1873
  • Serial Title: Houston Daily Mercury

Description

Daily newspaper from Houston, Texas that includes local, state and national news along with some advertising.

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four pages : ill. ; page 24 x 18 in.

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  • Volume: 5
  • Issue: 294
  • Edition: 1

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  • August 16, 1873

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Baker, J. H. & Wilson, J. H. Houston Daily Mercury (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 5, No. 294, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 16, 1873, newspaper, August 16, 1873; Houston, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth232830/: accessed September 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.