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Catalog Number 1961.131.013
Object Name Newspaper
Title The Detroit Daily Post, Vol. 9, No. 80
Scope & Content One copy of "The Detroit Daliy Post" newspaper for "Saturday Morning, June 27, 1874." It consists of a single large sheet of paper that has been folded in half in order to create four pages of black printed text. Short articles cover international, national, and local news as well as real estate, vessel passages, wholesale market prices, death notices, legal notices, weather, and advertisements. Several small engraved drawings are included among the advertisements. This newspaper was contained in the lead box time capsule that was removed from the Old City Hall on May 25, 1961.
Date 1874
Extent of Description 22.25" x 28.5"
Collection Communication/Radio/Television
Search Terms Newspapers
The Detroit Daily Post