News - Fort Wayne Daily Gazette (IN) record example

    News - Fort Wayne Daily Gazette (IN)

    Records: 63,270 · Complete: 100%

    The "Fort Wayne Daily Gazette" was founded in 1863 by David W. Jones, a printer and attorney from Marion, who began by hauling a printing press to Fort Wayne. Jones and his partner, Isaac Jenkinson, were dedicated Republicans and their newspaper supported President Abraham Lincoln and the Union cause in the Civil War. Fort Wayne was a Democratic stronghold with many Southern sympathizers at the time with the "Sentinel" calling for peace with the Confederacy and the ouster of Lincoln as president.

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    Publication Title
    News - Fort Wayne Daily Gazette (IN)
    Total Records
    63,270 · Complete: 100%
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    Published on Fold3
    12 Oct 2009
    Last Updated
    26 Apr 2013
    Description
    Founded in 1863, the "Fort Wayne Daily Gazette" was a former competitor of the "Fort Wayne Sentinel."