Brazoria County Area Newspapers

Situated in the Gulf Coast region of Texas, Brazoria County has seen publication of some of the earliest newspapers published in Texas, and the Brazoria County Area Newspaper Collection spans 1832-1971. One of the earliest titles in this collection, the Texas Gazette and Brazoria Commercial Advertiser, began publication in 1832 and documents Texas' history when it was still a part of the United Mexican States, in the state of Coahuila y Tejas. Also hosted in the Brazoria County Area Newspaper Collection is the Brazos Courier, a title published for the Republic of Texas. Latest of the titles available are The Alvin Sun and The Tri-County Sun Progress, published in Alvin, Texas.



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Cite This Collection

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Brazoria County Area Newspapers in The Portal to Texas History. University of North Texas Libraries. https://texashistory.unt.edu/explore/collections/BCAN/ accessed April 18, 2021.