The Gainesville Daily Register Digitization Project started thanks to a TexTreasures Grant that the Cooke County Library received for 2021. This project is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and Texas State Library and Archives Commission (Grant #LS-246193-OLS-20). (2021)
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