Nacogdoches Mexican Advocate

By: Diana J. Kleiner

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: May 1, 1995

The Nacogdoches Mexican Advocate, a bilingual newspaper aimed at prospective settlers in Texas, was published by Milton Slocum beginning on or about September 4, 1829, and continuing for several months.

Eugene C. Barker, "Notes on Early Texas Newspapers," Southwestern Historical Quarterly 21 (October 1917). Joe B. Frantz, Newspapers of the Republic of Texas (M.A. thesis, University of Texas, 1940). Marilyn M. Sibley, Lone Stars and State Gazettes: Texas Newspapers before the Civil War (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1983).
  • Journalism
  • Newspapers
  • Peoples
  • Mexican Americans
Time Periods:
  • Mexican Texas

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

Diana J. Kleiner, “Nacogdoches Mexican Advocate,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 23, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

May 1, 1995

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