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First and Only Paper in Flourishing Territory 1854

First Press in the Kansas Territory 1854

The Press in Kansas; Towns Springing Up 1854

Herald of Freedom Founded in Lawrence 1855

Vol. 1, No. 31. J. Speer & W. W. Ross, editors.: * 1855

Lincoln in Kansas! His first speech! 1859

From the State Capital....Sol Miller is a "brick." 1862

The Press of Kansas. We believe the following to b 1862

We have neglected to notice the Fort Scott Monitor 1863

*The fight between Ewing and Anthony is still wagi 1863

*Additional News from Lawrence! Terrible Scenes!.. 1863

*The Raid on Lawrence! Particulars and Incidents!. 1863

*It will be remembered that John Speer of the Lawr 1864

Vol. 1, No. 1. M. M. Murdock, editor and proprieto 1872

Modern Improved Methods of Printing 1900

Weekly Ledger

Articles in database from Weekly Ledger:    1

Vol. 1, No. 12. George W. McLane, editor and propr ...
September 12, 1858, Weekly Ledger (ID 3452)

Vol. 1, No. 12. George W. McLane, editor and proprietor. Independent of all political parties.

We had the pleasure yesterday of conversing with E. Y. King, who arrived in our city evening before last, direct from Pike's Peak. He brings specimens of the gold he dug there, and it has been pronounced by competent judges as being worth 21 dollars per ounce....

The Gold Mania. The excitement and fever which has been raging in our city for several days past, occasioned by the arrival of E. Y. King, is on the increase, and we hear of three parties preparing to leave for the "diggings" at once....This is the place to start from, from the fact that it is the only place where stock, provisions and everything appertaining to the camp can be obtained in abundance and at very reasonable rates....

French Newspaper. We have omitted...to notice the French newspaper recently established in our city....We have now six newspapers published in this city -- four English, one German, and one French.