Richmond Gazette

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: June 1, 1995

The Richmond Gazette, a newspaper published at Richmond in the summer of 1838, may have been planned by Robert Eden Handy as a medium for advertising the town of Richmond, which he and William Lusk founded that year.

Joe B. Frantz, Newspapers of the Republic of Texas (M.A. thesis, University of Texas, 1940). WPA Historical Records Survey Program, Texas Newspapers (Houston: San Jacinto Museum of History Association, 1941).
  • Journalism
  • Newspapers

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

Anonymous, “Richmond Gazette,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 24, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

June 1, 1995