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The Log Cabin newspaper

Identifier: c-00511

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a single issue of the newspaper The Log Cabin, edited by Horace Greeley in New York, N.Y..


  • Creation: 1840


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Historical Note

The Log Cabin was published simultaneously in Albany, N.Y. and New York, N.Y. It was a Whig campaign paper supporting William Henry Harrison for president and includes musical scores. Horace Greeley (1811-1872) edited the paper. James Henry published two issues of the Albany edition.

(Source: Library of Congress, Chronicling America website, information retrieved 1/23/2014)


0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 item)

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Legal Status

Copyright: Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Property Rights: Michigan State University

The Log Cabin Newspaper
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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