The Ferris Wheel, Volume 5, Number 4[a], Saturday, September 25, 1897

One of 155 issues in the title: The Ferris Wheel available on this site.

Description

Weekly newspaper contains local, national and world news, stories, poetry, jokes, church directory, and advertisements. This issue includes an article about the Fine Arts Building under construction for the 1898 Trans-Mississippi Exposition to be held in Omaha, Nebraska. A drawing of the building accompanies the article--[p.2]. Also included is an article about King Carlos of Portugal with a drawing --[p.3].

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8 pages on 4 sheets : b&w, illus ; sheet 49 x 32 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. September 25, 1897.

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This newspaper is part of the collection entitled: Ferris Wheel and one other and was provided by Ferris Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 113 times . More information about this issue can be viewed below.

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Ferris Public Library

The Ferris Public Library provides the Texas Digital Newspaper Program with the Ferris Wheel from 1896-1897. The weekly newspaper contains local, national and world news, stories, poetry, jokes, church directory, and advertisements.

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  • Main Title: The Ferris Wheel, Volume 5, Number 4[a], Saturday, September 25, 1897
  • Serial Title: The Ferris Wheel

Description

Weekly newspaper contains local, national and world news, stories, poetry, jokes, church directory, and advertisements. This issue includes an article about the Fine Arts Building under construction for the 1898 Trans-Mississippi Exposition to be held in Omaha, Nebraska. A drawing of the building accompanies the article--[p.2]. Also included is an article about King Carlos of Portugal with a drawing --[p.3].

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8 pages on 4 sheets : b&w, illus ; sheet 49 x 32 cm.

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Original pages not numbered. Issues not intact when received for digitization. Pagination may not be completely accurate. Please note that 2 issues have the same number. We have designated them [a] and [b]. Editor and publisher information is not printed on the pages scanned.

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Ferris Wheel

The Ferris Wheel documents the history of Ferris, Texas. The Ferris Public Library presents the Ferris Wheel from 1896-1897. The weekly newspaper contains, local, national and world news, stories, illustrations, poetry, jokes, and advertisements. Funding for this project was provided by the North East Texas Library System.

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  • September 25, 1897

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  • April 17, 2009, 10:24 p.m.

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The Ferris Wheel, Volume 5, Number 4[a], Saturday, September 25, 1897, newspaper, September 25, 1897; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46750/: accessed August 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Ferris Public Library.