Carlisle Herald scrapbook

Scrapbook, 1857-1861 (Box 1)
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The collection consists of a scrapbook of clippings from both the Carlisle Herald and the Mechanicsburg Weekly Gazette. The scrapbook was kept by William M. Porter, who succeeded Captain E. Beatty as editor, 1857-1860. Porter served as editor until January 11, 1860, when Albert K. Rheem purchased the paper.

The subjects of the articles include Dickinson College, Irving Female College, popular literature, and local events.

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MC 1998.6