- Annual Meeting
- Get Involved
HOUSTON TEXIAN DEMOCRAT
HOUSTON TEXIAN DEMOCRAT. The Houston Texian Democrat, a weekly newspaper, was published every Saturday between December 1843 and October 1844 by John N. O. Smith, John Benson, and D. E. Smith, probably as a pro-Sam Houston and anti-annexation journal. The paper, which succeeded the Houston Weekly Citizen, was also published twice a week for a time.
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). WPA Historical Records Survey Program, Texas Newspapers (Houston: San Jacinto Museum of History Association, 1941).
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, Diana J. Kleiner, "HOUSTON TEXIAN DEMOCRAT," accessed December 16, 2018, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/eehvk.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Modified on March 29, 2017. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.