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Early from Indiana...

Item # 150708

March 12, 1847

WASHINGTON REPUBLICAN, Salem, Indiana, March 12, 1847  This newspaper is in nice condition (except for light waterstaining) due to the use of cotton and rags when making newsprint at that time.
This issue contains various news of the day and interesting advertisements, providing a taste of what life was like in this town from during the Mexican War.
A very early issue for a newspaper from Indiana.

Category: Pre-Civil War