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


Articles in database from Express:    2

August 17, 1861, Express (ID 5721)

Wanted! At this office, in payment for subscriptions for the Express, wood and farm produce.

For the last few weeks we have been obliged to issue but half a sheet. The hard times consequent of last year's drouth have been severely felt by us. The greater portion of this year's subscriptions, although the year has nearly ended, remain unpaid. Indeed, a large part of the first year's subscriptions are still in arrears....The Express has been published the past year at a great pecuniary sacrifice to the proprietor....The proprietor of this paper was induced by our citizens two years ago to purchase and bring to Manhattan a first class country printing establishment. He relied on the representations and pecuniary promises of numerous responsible citizens for the expectation of newspaper support....If the people still wish to have a paper published among them, it is necessary to pay for it, and if they don't it was certainly unfair to say they did two years ago....


April 19, 1862, Express (ID 5731)

The Big Blue Union, published in Marysville by G. D. Swearingen, made its appearance two weeks ago....The Union is highly patriotic in tone and advocates a vigorous war policy.