The Albany News (Albany, Tex.), Vol. 100, No. 7, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 14, 1975

One of 6,325 issues in the title: The Albany News available on this site.

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

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eight pages : ill. ; page 20 x 13 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Lenamon, James L. August 14, 1975.

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The Old Jail Art Center (OJAC) opened in 1980 with four small galleries, in the first permanent jail built in Shackelford County. The mission of the Old Jail Art Center is to be the primary cultural resource for the region, providing visual art, performing art, and local history resources for residents and visitors alike, and fostering memorable experiences for all. Their collection consists of editions of the weekly newspapers The Albany News, The Albany Star, and The Albany Echo.

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  • Main Title: The Albany News (Albany, Tex.), Vol. 100, No. 7, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 14, 1975
  • Serial Title: The Albany News

Description

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

Physical Description

eight pages : ill. ; page 20 x 13 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Masthead and folio read, "Oldest Journalistic Venture West of the Brazos."

Published every Thursday.

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  • Volume: 100
  • Issue: 7
  • Edition: 1

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Texas Digital Newspaper Program

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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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  • August 14, 1975

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Lenamon, James L. The Albany News (Albany, Tex.), Vol. 100, No. 7, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 14, 1975, newspaper, August 14, 1975; Albany, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth413807/: accessed October 1, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Old Jail Art Center.