The Colorado Citizen. (Columbus, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 3, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 8, 1857

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 23 x 17 in. Scanned from physical pages.

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Baker, James D.; Baker, Ben M. & Baker, A. Hicks August 8, 1857.

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  • James D. Baker
    Publisher Info: J. D. Baker & Bros.
    Place of Publication: Columbus, Texas
  • Ben M. Baker
    Publisher Info: J. D. Baker & Bros.
    Place of Publication: Columbus, Texas
  • A. Hicks Baker
    Publisher Info: J. D. Baker & Bros.; A. H. Baker
    Place of Publication: Columbus, Texas

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  • Main Title: The Colorado Citizen. (Columbus, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 3, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 8, 1857
  • Serial Title: The Colorado Citizen
  • Added Title: The Citizen

Description

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

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four pages : ill. ; page 23 x 17 in.
Scanned from physical pages.

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Masthead reads, "Our Country, Our State, The South, and The Union."

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  • Volume: 1
  • Issue: 3
  • Edition: 1

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  • August 8, 1857

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Baker, James D.; Baker, Ben M. & Baker, A. Hicks. The Colorado Citizen. (Columbus, Tex.), Vol. 1, No. 3, Ed. 1 Saturday, August 8, 1857, newspaper, August 8, 1857; Columbus, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth805614/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Nesbitt Memorial Library.