Microforms Collections: Directory by Call Number

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AN2 .D47 Deseret News, Salt Lake City, Utah
MICROFILM
Subject Category: Ethnic Studies
Collection Dates: 06/15/1850 - 01/28/1880
Location: UNLV Microforms

Begun in June 15, 1850, this important Mormon paper was the first newspaper published in Utah Territory. It was originally designed to record the passing events of the territory and to promote the interests, welfare, pleasure, and amusement of the citizenry. It also included foreign and national news. Indexes are on microfilm reels. A daily edition started on Nov. 21, 1867; and library has from 1880 - 1940 under call number AN2 .D469. Title varies: Deseret News Weekly and Deseret Weekly.


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