Territorial Enterprise

Price: $4.95
  

Stock #: 77459
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Virginia City
State: Nevada (NV)
County: Storey
Publisher: Totem Trading Post. Virginia City Nevada
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Mark Twain started his newspaper and writing career in this building ,starting work for Editior Joe Goodman in 1862.His career in Virginia City was briought to an abrupt end in 1867,when he was advised rahter to an abrupt end in 1867,when he was advised rather vehemently by the citizens to leave town or else. This was the result of his celebrated "Dutch Nick Massacre" story(pure fabrication)which was copied by the most other U.S.Newspapers as truth.The newspaper is being published at present by Lucius.The newspaper is being published at present by Lucius Beebe and Charles Cl;egg,present day exponents of the art of news reporting in the old fashioned fearless manner.The Mark Twain Museum in basement holds all the treasures of the almost forgotten Hey Day of handprinted news

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