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RICHMOND GAZETTE. The Richmond Gazette, a newspaper published at Richmond in the summer of 1838, may have been planned by Robert Eden Handy as a medium for advertising the town of Richmond, which he and William Lusk founded that year.


Joe B. Frantz, Newspapers of the Republic of Texas (M.A. thesis, University of Texas, 1940). WPA Historical Records Survey Program, Texas Newspapers (Houston: San Jacinto Museum of History Association, 1941).


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

"RICHMOND GAZETTE," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed August 30, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.