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Re: newspaper buildings

Many newspapers printed an engraving of their building on their stationery envelopes, but much less often on their letterhead.
Obviously this was a way of bragging about large and grand buildings. See a few examples currently on sale on eBay, primarily marketed at postal history collectors and other philatelists.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/US-cover-AD-The-Tribune-New-York/291129429735

https://www.ebay.com/itm/NEWSPAPER-Chicago-Times-Herald-2-Color-1897-Fla...

https://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-YORK-STA-D-NEW-YORK-1909-FULL-FRONT-ILLUST-...

Author: 
Berry Craig
Reviewer: 
Eric Walls

Walls on Craig, 'Kentucky's Rebel Press: Pro-Confederate Media and the Secession Crisis'

Berry Craig. Kentucky's Rebel Press: Pro-Confederate Media and the Secession Crisis. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2017. 244 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7459-4.

Reviewed by Eric Walls (East Carolina University) Published on Jhistory (August, 2018) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52877

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