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Title:
Public ledger. [online resource] : (Memphis, Tenn.) 1865-1893
Place of publication:
Memphis, Tenn.
Geographic coverage:
  • Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee  |  View more titles from this: City County, State
Dates of publication:
1865-1893
Description:
  • Began Sept. 4, 1865; ceased in 1893.
Frequency:
Daily (except Sun.)
Language:
  • English
Subjects:
  • Memphis (Tenn.)--Newspapers.
  • Shelby County (Tenn.)--Newspapers.
  • Tennessee--Memphis.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01204194
  • Tennessee--Shelby County.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01209894
Notes:
  • Available on microfilm from Tennessee State Library and Archives.
  • Description based on: Vol. II, no. 1 (March 7 [i.e. 5], 1866) title from masthead (Chroniclingamerica.loc.gov, viewed September 25, 2013).
  • Editors: F.A. Tyler & J.J. Dubose, <1869>; J.J. Dubose, 1869-1870; F.Y. Rockett, 1870-<1872>; J. Harvey Mathes & W.L. Trask, 1886-1887; J. Harvey Mathes, <1887>
  • Issue for Sept. 12, 1865 has prospectus with Sept. 4, 1865 as beginning date, signed by Whitmore Brothers, and consists of 2 interior pages only.
  • Publishers: Whitmore Bros., 1865-1867; Whitmore & Co., 1867-1869; E. Whitmore, 1869-1886; Mathes & Co., 1886-1887; Public Ledger Co., 1887-<1893>
  • [Latest issue consulted: Vol. XXXVII, no. 102 (December 31, 1883) (Chroniclingamerica.loc.gov, viewed September 25, 2013).
LCCN:
2013218983
OCLC:
858914559
ISSN:
2331-2882
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