The Langston City Herald. (Langston City, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 6, No. 16, Ed. 1, Saturday, August 8, 1896

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Weekly newspaper from Langston City, Oklahoma Territory that includes local, territory, and United States news along with advertising.

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four pages : ill. ; page 24 x 18 in. Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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Alston, Dr. A. J. August 8, 1896.

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  • Main Title: The Langston City Herald. (Langston City, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 6, No. 16, Ed. 1, Saturday, August 8, 1896
  • Serial Title: The Langston City Herald

Description

Weekly newspaper from Langston City, Oklahoma Territory that includes local, territory, and United States news along with advertising.

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four pages : ill. ; page 24 x 18 in.
Digitized from 35 mm. microfilm.

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The Langston City Herald (Langston City, O.T.)

The Herald was the first weekly African-American newspaper in Oklahoma Territory. Its widespread circulation throughout the South/Southeast was vital to African-American settlement in the area.

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  • August 8, 1896

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Alston, Dr. A. J. The Langston City Herald. (Langston City, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 6, No. 16, Ed. 1, Saturday, August 8, 1896, newspaper, August 8, 1896; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc69945/: accessed November 29, 2021), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.

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