First newspaper on the Pacific Coast published

The Oregon Spectator began publication as a semi-monthly. Non-political, its masthead carried the motto "Westward the star of empire takes its way." It was the first United States newspaper published on the West Coast. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation
Joseph Nathan Kane, ed., Famous First Facts (New York: H.W. Wilson Company, 1981), 429.
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Exact
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Education/Culture
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Personal
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