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Title:
Alton observer. : (Alton [Ill.]) 1836-1838
Place of publication:
Alton [Ill.]
Geographic coverage:
  • Alton, Madison, Illinois  |  View more titles from this: City County, State
  • Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio  |  View more titles from this: City County, State
Publisher:
Elijah P. Lovejoy
Dates of publication:
1836-1838
Description:
  • Vol. 3, no. 36 (Sept. 8, 1836)-v.4, no. 46 (Apr. 19, 1838) = whole no. 140-202.
Frequency:
Weekly
Language:
  • English
Subjects:
  • Abolitionists--Newspapers.
  • Alton (Ill.)--Newspapers.
  • Anti-Catholicism--Newspapers.
  • Antislavery movements--United States--Newspapers.
  • Cincinnati (Ohio)--Newspapers.
  • Presbyterians--Newspapers.
Notes:
  • Available on microfilm from the Illinois State Historical Library.
  • Editors: Sept. 8, 1836-<Aug. 10, 1837> E.P. Lovejoy; Dec. 28, 1837-Apr. 19, 1838 E.W. Chester.
  • Issues for Dec. 28, 1837-Apr. 19, 1838 carry the statement: "In its matter it [the Alton observer] is ... essentially the same with the Cincinnati journal, being published at the same office and the Editor being the same."
  • Publication suspended Aug. 24?-Dec. 21, 1837.
LCCN:
sn 84024151
OCLC:
7330631
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