The Eastern Texian (San Augustine, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 19, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 8, 1857

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 20 x 15 in.

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King, George W. August 8, 1857.

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  • Geo. W. King
    Publisher Info: Is published every Saturday at the office, corner of Columbia and Montezuma sts.
    Place of Publication: San Augustine, Texas

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  • Main Title: The Eastern Texian (San Augustine, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 19, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 8, 1857
  • Serial Title: The Eastern Texian

Description

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 20 x 15 in.

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Masthead reads: "Independent In Politics."

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  • Volume: 1
  • Issue: 19
  • Edition: 1

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The Eastern Texian

The Eastern Texian was weekly newspaper published by George W. King between 1857 and 1859 from San Augustine, Texas. The newspaper includes local, state, and national news along with advertising.

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  • August 8, 1857

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  • July 17, 2012, 10:24 p.m.

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King, George W. The Eastern Texian (San Augustine, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 19, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 8, 1857, newspaper, August 8, 1857; San Augustine, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth233678/: accessed May 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.