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Catalog Number 10138-14
Title Newspaper, Lincoln Star, April 27, 1945; Armies Merege, Pgs. 1-8
Object Name Newspaper
Description April 27, 1945 edition of The Lincoln Star featuring a headline reading, "YANKEE, RUSSIAN ARMIES MERGE GERMANY CUT IN TWO". The story reports on the U.S. First Army meeting with the Russians at Torgau, Germany, which occurred April 25,1945. A map accompanied the story showing the progress of Allied armies in Europe. The paper also features stories and advertisements for the May 1, 1945 city election and a story on the meetings to organize the United Nations in San Fransisco. The paper is printed with black ink on white paper. The price for the "HOME EDITION" is given as five cents. Armies Merge, Pgs. 1-8.
Date 1945
Material Paper, Ink
Made The Lincoln Star
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Lancaster), Lincoln
Height (in) 23
Width (in) 17.125
Search Terms LINCOLN STAR. LINCOLN, NEBRASKA
WORLD WAR II
Event World War II
History WWII
Credit line Ruth Gartner, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Gartner, Ruth