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View and search this newspaper by clicking on the Chronicling America link below. This newspaper comes from the collections of the Kansas Historical Society and was digitized with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of the National Digital Newspaper Program. The Kansas Weekly Herald was launched on September 15, 1854, in the town of Leavenworth. It was the Kansas Territory's first newspaper, appearing along with the earliest settlers of the town. The Herald was Democratic and proslavery and pushed for Kansas' entry into the Union as a slave state.

Date: September 15, 1854-September 08, 1855

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Item Number: 303059
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 303059

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