Galveston Daily Advertiser

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: January 1, 1995

The Daily Advertiser appeared first on November 1, 1841, with Andrew Janeway Yates as editor. The paper was suspended after a few issues but was revived on January 12, 1842, when James Burke was the editor. It was permanently discontinued in May 1842. The Advertiser was printed at the office of the Galveston National Intelligencer.

Joe B. Frantz, Newspapers of the Republic of Texas (M.A. thesis, University of Texas, 1940). Mary Glasscock Frazier, Texas Newspapers during the Republic (March 2, 1836-February 19, 1846) (M. Journ. thesis, University of Texas, 1931). John Melton Wallace, Gaceta to Gazette: A Checklist of Texas Newspapers, 1813–1846 (Austin: University of Texas Department of Journalism, 1966). WPA Historical Records Survey Program, Texas Newspapers (Houston: San Jacinto Museum of History Association, 1941).


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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Anonymous, “Galveston Daily Advertiser,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed January 17, 2022,

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January 1, 1995