July 22, 2017

Featured Source: El Paso Herald August 12, 1914

El Paso herald. (El Paso, Tex.), 12 Aug. 1914

Zoom into this newspaper (online | .pdf).

What is the most important topic on this page? What details support your conclusion?

There is a question in the newspaper’s nameplate, or top, section. What is the question and what do you think is the answer to the question? What details support your answer?

Use clues from the news to figure out which state El Paso is in. What information about El Paso do you learn about from this front page?

What other observations, reflections or questions does this source inspire? Let us know!

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