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A Ghost Report from the Orleans County Monitor on February 17, 1873

Here’s an article I refer to in the Introduction of the forthcoming book, Spectral Edition: Ghost Reports from U.S. Newspapers, 1865-1917. I talk about how ghosts were often treated with the same tone and objectivity as other news. 128 more words

Spectral Edition: Ghosts In U.S. Newspapers (1865-1918)

October 5 in San Antonio history...

1873
Renovations to San Fernando are completed and the cathedral is reopened.  However, the second tower will not be finished until 1902.

1917 – World War I… 126 more words

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