Mark Twain In the Media


    Using one or more of the online resources like "America's Historical Newspapers," "Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers," "The Making of America" and "Mark Twain Quotations, Newspaper Collections & Related Resources," you'll look through articles and advertisements featuring MT for one of the following 3-year periods, and pick a couple that seem to you representative of the way "Mark Twain" was being defined in the media at that time. On the specified 21st century date, you'll report to the rest of us on your findings. Reports should be no longer than 10 minutes. If you want to bring copies of the two articles you chose to hand out, that would be great, but you can instead e-mail the class the URLs where you found them.

1870-1872
SEPT 9
Braun
1873-1875
SEPT 21
Franzino
1877-1879
SEPT 30
Golden
1880-1882
OCT 12
Hauser
1883-1885
OCT 14
Ioanes
1886-1888
OCT 26
Mcgunigal
1889-1891
NOV 2
Paine
1892-1894
NOV 9
Ruday
1895-1897
NOV 18
Williams
1898-1900
NOV 30
1905-1907
DEC 7

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