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Virginia City, Nevada: The Independent Publishing Co., 1874. Elephant folio newspaper, 4pp., complete. Entirely devoted to Adolph Sutro's lecture, "Mines and Mining", illustrated with more than 30 engravings, "Delivered at Piper's Opera House, Virginia City, and in all the principal towns and mining camps in the state of Nevada". This paper, financed by Sutro "for the sole purpose of promoting his senatorial campaign under the Independent Party banner", was started in June 1874 and issued its last number in January, 1875. Sutro then "removed the plant to the town of Sutro in Lyon County, where he used it to publish the weekly "Sutro Independent" (Lingenfelter and Gash, "Newspapers of Nevada, 1984). Very little edgewear. Stored folded, with some tearing at some fold intersections, losing a few letters but none of the sense. A Very Good copy. Extra postage will be necessary.
Title: The Daily Independent-Supplement, October 31st, 1874.
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: [sutro,adolph.newspaper]110virginiacity,nevada:t