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Weekly republic. (Augusta, Ga.) 1848-1851

 

Title:

Weekly republic.

Place of Publication:

Augusta, Ga.

Geographic coverage:

  • Augusta, Richmond county

Publisher:

James M. Smythe

Dates of publication:

1848-1851

Description:

  • Began in 1848?

Frequency:

Weekly

Languages:

  • English

Subjects:

  • Augusta (Ga.)--Newspapers.
  • Georgia--Augusta.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01206406
  • Georgia--Richmond County.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01215116
  • Richmond County (Ga.)--Newspapers.

Notes:

  • "A Whig Journal, devoted to News, Politics, Literature, General Intelligence, Agriculture, &c."
  • Description based on: Vol. 3, no. 8 (Feb. 19, 1850).
  • Editors: James M. Smythe, Andrew H.H. Dawson, Robert A. Whyte, <1850>-
  • Merged with: Weekly Georgia constitutionalist (Augusta, Ga. : 1851), to form: Weekly Georgia constitutionalist, and weekly republic.
  • Whig.

LCCN:

sn89053969

OCLC:

21479521

Weekly republic. May 23, 1849

About

James M. Smythe founded the Weekly Republic in Augusta in 1848. With Smythe as owner and editor, Robert A. Wayne assisted as a co-editor of the newspaper. The publication reflected Smythe’s Whig politics and was also available to subscribers as the Tri-Weekly Republic. The Weekly Republic merged with the Weekly Georgia Constitutionalist in 1851.