The Albany Echo. (Albany, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 5, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 23, 1883

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 32 x 22 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Robson, G. W. June 23, 1883.

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  • Main Title: The Albany Echo. (Albany, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 5, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 23, 1883
  • Serial Title: The Albany Echo

Description

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

Physical Description

four pages : ill. ; page 32 x 22 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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

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Abilene Library Consortium

The Abilene Library Consortium (ALC) is a regional nonprofit organization in Abilene, Texas, that provides support and resources to libraries, museums, and information organizations. The ALC collection features thousands of photos, print materials, maps, newspapers, and much more.

The Albany News

The Albany News, located in the small West Texas town of Albany in Shackelford County, was established as the Frontier Echo in Jacksboro (Young County) in 1875 by H.H. McConnell. Captain George W. Robson bought the Echo in 1878 and relocated to Fort Griffin in nearby Shackelford County.

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  • June 23, 1883

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Robson, G. W. The Albany Echo. (Albany, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 5, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 23, 1883, newspaper, June 23, 1883; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth393981/: accessed July 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Old Jail Art Center.