The Texas Christian Advocate 1854-1931

The Texas Christian Advocate was a weekly newspaper first appearing in 1854 and running until 1931.

The Portal to Texas History currently provides access to 376 issues (5,974 pages) from 8 years of this newspaper's run. The earliest date held is January 27, 1898. The last date is December 30, 1909. Access to this newspaper is made possible in part by The Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

If you are aware of the physical locations of missing issues, or can share additional publication details, please Send us feedback.

Additional Details

Publication Type Religious


  • Published in Galveston, Texas between 1854 and 1860 and then in 1866. Published in Houston, Texas from 1864 through 1866. Published in Dallas, Texas from 1890 until 1931.
Language: English


  • United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
  • United States - Texas - Galveston County - Galveston
  • United States - Texas - Harris County - Houston
Kind Serial Title


  • LCCN: sn83025699
  • OCLC: 9752747
  • UNT-TITLE-ID: t03602

At a Glance

Cite This Title

Here is our suggested citation. Consult an appropriate style guide for conformance to specific guidelines.

The Texas Christian Advocate, title in The Portal to Texas History. University of North Texas Libraries. accessed July 14, 2024.

Back to Top of Screen