Hands-on History: Newspapers in the 1800s

Rock Springs Nature Center
Sunday, Feb 2, 2020
2:00 pm

Newspapers of the 1800s were different from today’s newspapers in many ways. Explore what a typical Central Illinois newspaper was like before the Civil War. We will examine its layout, content, and more by studying examples from the era and learn about the antebellum newspaper industry.

Free. No registration required.

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