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Janet Oberg Newspaper Collection

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Janet Oberg Newspaper Collection

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Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

Subjects

Collection Overview +/-

Title: Janet Oberg Newspaper Collection
Dates: 1728-1885 (inclusive)
Collection Number: MS 268
Summary: .3 linear feet
Repository: Stewart Library Special Collections
Address:
Weber State University
2901 University Circle
Ogden UT 84408

Collection Inventory +/-

Box 1: Newspapers
item 1.: The New England Weekly Journal, April 8, 1728
item 2.: The Boston Gazette and Country Journal, March 2, 1770 includes an account of the Rope Walk in Boston now known as the Boston Massacre.
item 3.: The New York Morning Post, November 7, 1783
item 4.: The Ulster County Gazette, January 4, 1800 contains the story of George Washington's death.
item 5.: The New York Herald, April 19, 1875
item 6.: The Buchanan County Bulletin, Iowa, July 24, 1885
item 7.: The National Republication, September 17, 1880

Content Description +/-

This collection consists of excerpts from seven early newspapers, from New England and Iowa , dated April 8, 1728 to July 24, 1885, containing information from Revolutionary times to the 1880's.

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Open to public research.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

This collection is arrranged by subject group.

Acquisition Information:

Gift

Processing Note:

This collection was processed by a Special Collections processor.

Creator:

Oberg, Janet

Language:

Collection materials are in English.

Sponsor:

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Quantity:

1 box

Language of the Finding Aid:

Finding guide is in English in Latin script.

Author of the Finding Aid:

Finding aid created by Sarah Langsdon.

EAD Creation Date:

2011

Standard:

Finding aid based on DACS (Describing Archives: A Content Standard).

Subjects +/-

Subject Terms:

Newspapers
The New England Weekly Journal
The Boston Gazette and Country Journal
American Revolution, 1775-1783

Personal Names:

Oberg, Janet
Washington, George

Geographical Names:

Ogden, Utah

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