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NACOGDOCHES MEXICAN ADVOCATE. 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).

Diana J. Kleiner


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

Diana J. Kleiner, "NACOGDOCHES MEXICAN ADVOCATE," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 28, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.