About the Collection

Founded in 1909 by Henry Berryman Terrell, a politician and newspaperman from McLennan County, this newspaper has served the thriving farming and railroad community of West, a town that still holds to the Czech heritage of the original settlers in the area, making certain names within the paper easy to locate. Digitization was funded by a Tocker Foundation grant.



At a Glance



Cite This Collection

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The West News in The Portal to Texas History. University of North Texas Libraries. https://texashistory.unt.edu/explore/collections/WESTN/ accessed August 13, 2020.