The Weekly Independent (Georgetown, Tex.) 1856-1858

The Weekly Independent was a weekly newspaper first appearing in 1856 and running until 1858. It was published in Georgetown, Tex. by Andrew Marschalk & Son.

It was succeeded by the title: The Belton Independent.

The Portal to Texas History currently provides access to 47 issues (184 pages) from 2 years of this newspaper's run. The earliest date held is May 2, 1857. The last date is May 22, 1858. Access to this newspaper is made possible in part by The Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

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Additional Details

Alternate Titles

  • Belton Independent
  • Independent


  • First published in Georgetown, Texas before moving publishing to Belton, Texas in May 1857. Ceased publishing under this title with May 22, 1858 issue.
Language: English


  • United States - Texas - Bell County - Belton
  • United States - Texas - Williamson County - Georgetown
Kind Serial Title


  • LCCN: sn86088360
  • OCLC: 13997231
  • UNT-TITLE-ID: t01263

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The Weekly Independent, title in The Portal to Texas History. University of North Texas Libraries. accessed April 14, 2024.

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