Item #24097 Newspapers on the Minnesota frontier, 1849-1860. George S. Hage.

Newspapers on the Minnesota frontier, 1849-1860

[St. Paul]: Minnesota Historical Society, 1967. First edition, 8vo, pp. ix, [14], 176, [1]; pictorial endpapers, 24 b&w plates bearing images on rectos and versos; a fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Hage, a professor of journalism at the University of Minnesota looks at "Pioneers and Promoters," "Pioneers and Partisans," "The Dailies Take Over," "The Weeklies Disperse," and "Conflict: From Railroads to Prize Ring." Includes a chart showing "The Genealogy of the St. Paul Pioneer Press" and an appendix providing brief histories for "Minnesota Newspapers 1849-1860." Item #24097

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