Republic of Rio Grande. And Friend of the People. (Brownsville, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 2, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 6, 1846

One of 4 issues in the title: Republic of Rio Grande. And Friend of the People. available on this site.

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Weekly newspaper from United States-occupied Matamoros, Mexico printed in English and Spanish that includes local and national news from the United States and Mexico, especially concerning the Mexican War. Also includes advertising.

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four pages : illus. ; page 23 x 15 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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McLeod, H. June 6, 1846.

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  • Main Title: Republic of Rio Grande. And Friend of the People. (Brownsville, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 2, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 6, 1846
  • Serial Title: Republic of Rio Grande. And Friend of the People.
  • Parallel Title: Republic de Rio Grande. Y Amiga de los Pueblos.
  • Added Title: The Republic

Description

Weekly newspaper from United States-occupied Matamoros, Mexico printed in English and Spanish that includes local and national news from the United States and Mexico, especially concerning the Mexican War. Also includes advertising.

Physical Description

four pages : illus. ; page 23 x 15 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Masthead reads, "Fear not -- the brave and generous Soldier is only to be dreaded in the field of battle."

Folio reads, "The Republic will be printed at Matamoros during its occupation by the American troops, weekly, or oftener, as circumstances may require."

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  • Volume: 1
  • Issue: 2
  • Edition: 1

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  • June 6, 1846

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  • Aug. 26, 2014, 8:48 p.m.

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McLeod, H. Republic of Rio Grande. And Friend of the People. (Brownsville, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 2, Ed. 1 Saturday, June 6, 1846, newspaper, June 6, 1846; Matamoros, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth479185/: accessed August 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Library Consortium.