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The Critic

 Collection
Identifier: C-0109

Scope and Contents Note

The Critic consists of issues dating from the newspaper’s inception on December 11, 1915 through December 15, 1917. In addition, there are two single editions dating September 15, 1917 and August 31, 1918. The materials measure 1.6 linear feet (2 boxes). The Critic is also available on microfilm, which is housed with the Fort Worth Texahoma Bugler and the Taliaferro Target.

Dates

  • 1915-1919

Language of Materials

English

History

The Critic was a ‘militant’ weekly published in Fort Worth, Texas, every Saturday, beginning on December 11, 1915. The mission of The Critic was to “champion the causes and protect the elements that are making Fort Worth the best town in which to live and do business in the Southwest.” The Critic was the work of Garfield Crawford and Kitty Barry Crawford.

Source: Crawford, Garfield. “Why the Critic?” [Fort Worth, TX] 11 Dec 1915. Print.

Extent

1.6 Linear Feet (2 Boxes)

Physical Location

Archives: 4A5
Title
The Critic
Subtitle
An Inventory to the Collection
Author
Nancy Shields
Date
April 2013
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Fort Worth Public Library Archives Repository

Contact:
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Fort Worth Texas 76102
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