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The Cairo Bulletin Archive

  • Cairo, Illinois
  • 18681915

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Between its founding in 1837 by the Cairo City and Canal Company and its incorporation in 1858, the town was visited by Charles Dickens, who was decidedly unimpressed with its marshy surroundings, calling it a “detestable morass” (American Notes, October 19, 1842).

Archive Info

  • 44,159
  • Cairo, Illinois
  • 18681915

Paper History

  • The Cairo Bulletin
  • The Cairo daily bulletin
  • The daily Cairo bulletin
  • The Cairo evening bulletin

Source Information

The Cairo Bulletin, 1904–1915 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2024. Last updated: August 29, 2022

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Obituary - Tracy Cecil Baxter 1864-1912

Obituary - Tracy Cecil Baxter 1864-1912

The Cairo Bulletin
Cairo, Illinois
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1911 06 07 Cairo Bulletin p 6 "Big Corporations"

1911 06 07 Cairo Bulletin p 6 "Big Corporations"

The Cairo Bulletin
Cairo, Illinois
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Marriage of Dupree / Pendergraft

Marriage of Dupree / Pendergraft

The Cairo Bulletin
Cairo, Illinois
 • Page 4
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Martha Nettie Cundiff Hatfield obituary

Martha Nettie Cundiff Hatfield obituary

The Cairo Bulletin
Cairo, Illinois
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The Cairo Bulletin
Cairo, Illinois
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Archive Info

  • 44,159
  • Cairo, Illinois
  • 18681915

Paper History

  • The Cairo Bulletin
  • The Cairo daily bulletin
  • The daily Cairo bulletin
  • The Cairo evening bulletin

Source Information

The Cairo Bulletin, 1904–1915 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2024. Last updated: August 29, 2022