Fort Griffin Echo (Fort Griffin, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 50, Ed. 1 Saturday, December 13, 1879

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Weekly newspaper from Fort Griffin, 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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Creator: Unknown. December 13, 1879.

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  • G. W. Robson
    Publisher Info: Office of Publication: North Side, Griffin Avenue.
    Place of Publication: Fort Griffin, Texas

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  • Main Title: Fort Griffin Echo (Fort Griffin, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 50, Ed. 1 Saturday, December 13, 1879
  • Serial Title: Fort Griffin Echo

Description

Weekly newspaper from Fort Griffin, 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: 1
  • Issue: 50
  • Edition: 1

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Fort Griffin Echo

The town of Fort Griffin in Shackelford County, Texas was formed in the late 1860's. It grew quickly and it gained a reputation as a lawless frontier outpost. Presented by the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, the Fort Griffin Echo was published from 1879 to 1882. It was published weekly and provided local, state, and national news as well as advertising.

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  • December 13, 1879

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  • July 17, 2012, 10:24 p.m.

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  • Oct. 1, 2012, 2:47 p.m.

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Fort Griffin Echo (Fort Griffin, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 50, Ed. 1 Saturday, December 13, 1879, newspaper, December 13, 1879; Fort Griffin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth233095/: accessed December 5, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.