The Northern Standard. (Clarksville, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 9, Ed. 1, Saturday, October 22, 1842

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Weekly newspaper from the Clarksville, Texas area that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

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four pages : illus. ; page 15 x 22 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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De Morse, Charles October 22, 1842.

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  • Main Title: The Northern Standard. (Clarksville, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 9, Ed. 1, Saturday, October 22, 1842
  • Serial Title: The Northern Standard

Description

Weekly newspaper from the Clarksville, Texas area that includes local, state and national news along with extensive advertising.

Physical Description

four pages : illus. ; page 15 x 22 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Masthead reads, "Long shall our banner brave the breeze--the standard of the free."

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Texas Digital Newspaper Program

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.

The Northern Standard, from Clarksville, TX

The Northern Standard was a pioneer-era Texas newspaper that was published from August 20, 1842 to December 6, 1888. Edited and published by Colonel Charles Demorse, each issue contained the phrase "Long shall our banner brave the breeze, the standard of the free."

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.

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  • October 22, 1842

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  • Feb. 21, 2010, 4:24 p.m.

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  • Jan. 28, 2016, 12:35 p.m.

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De Morse, Charles. The Northern Standard. (Clarksville, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 9, Ed. 1, Saturday, October 22, 1842, newspaper, October 22, 1842; Clarksville, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth80460/: accessed April 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.