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Conference of Jewish leaders.... Indian Atrocities...
Item # 638646
July 16, 1885
ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, July 16, 1885 Likely due to its location on the edge of the Western frontier, this newspaper typically contained a wealth sensational crime reports and events from the West than found in eastern newspapers.
The back page features a lengthy article: "The Hebrew Conference" "Animated Discussion on the Subject of Jews as Farmers..." and more. Much text o the biennial Council of the United American Hebrew Congregations, and it features 7 illustrations of some notables, including B. Bettmann, B. Weil, Marcus Bernheimer, Dr. J. L. Guthein & Rabbi M. Messing.
Page 2 has: Indian Atrocities--The Bodies of Murdered Cowboys Found Staked to the Ground" "Movement of Cheyennes" "Responsibility for Indian Disaffection"
Twelve pages, very nice condition.
Category: The Old West