The Frontier Echo (Jacksboro, Tex.), Vol. 4, No. 20, Ed. 1 Friday, November 29, 1878

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Weekly newspaper from Jacksboro, 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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Robson, G. W. November 29, 1878.

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  • Main Title: The Frontier Echo (Jacksboro, Tex.), Vol. 4, No. 20, Ed. 1 Friday, November 29, 1878
  • Serial Title: The Frontier Echo

Description

Weekly newspaper from Jacksboro, 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: 4
  • Issue: 20
  • Edition: 1

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The Texas Digital Newspaper Program (TDNP) partners with communities, publishers, and institutions to promote standards-based digitization of Texas newspapers and to make them freely accessible via The Portal to Texas History.

Early Texas Newspapers

The Early Texas Newspaper Collection project provides access to more than 12,000 pages of Texas newspapers that date as early at 1829, including the *Telegraph and Texas Register*, which was in publication during the Texas Revolution. This project was funded by a TexTreasures grant from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Frontier Echo

This weekly newspaper served the people of Jacksboro in Jack County. *The Frontier Echo* was published by G. W. Robson between 1875 and 1878. It features local, state, and national news along with some advertising.

The Jack County Newspaper Collection

The Jack County Newspaper Collection includes the *Jacksboro Gazette* and the *Frontier Echo*. First settled in the 1850s, Jacksboro was the most westward settlement still standing after the Civil War. Jack County is the home of Fort Richardson State Historical Park, where an annual Civil War Reenactment takes place for community and area historians.

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  • November 29, 1878

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Robson, G. W. The Frontier Echo (Jacksboro, Tex.), Vol. 4, No. 20, Ed. 1 Friday, November 29, 1878, newspaper, November 29, 1878; Jacksboro, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth233926/: accessed March 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.