Traditional Potawatomi regalia on display at the Field Museum of Natural History In the midth century, the area was inhabited by a Native American tribe known as the Potawatomiwho had taken the place of the Miami and Sauk and Fox peoples. Du Sable was of African and French descent and arrived in the s.
Wheeler, and Joseph K. Forrest, publishing the first edition on June 10, Numerous changes in ownership and editorship took place over the next eight years. Initially, the Tribune was not politically affiliated, but tended to support either the Whig or Free Soil parties against the Democrats in elections.
Medill editorship[ edit ] By aboutpart-owner Capt. Ray became editor-in-chief, Medill became the managing editor, and Alfred Cowles, Sr.
Each purchased one third of the Tribune. On October 25,it became the Chicago Daily Tribune. The paper remained a force in Republican politics for years afterwards.
Patton for the song " John Brown's Body ". These rivaled the lyrics published two months later by Julia Ward Howe. Medill served as mayor of Chicago for one term after the Great Chicago Fire of McCormickwho took control in the s, the paper was strongly isolationist and aligned with the Old Right in its coverage of political news and social trends.
It used the motto "The American Paper for Americans". Rooseveltwas resolutely disdainful of the British and French, and greatly enthusiastic for Chiang Kai-shek and Sen. When McCormick assumed the position of co-editor with his cousin Joseph Medill Patterson inthe Tribune was the third-best-selling paper among Chicago's eight dailies, with a circulation of onlyThey promoted political "crusades", with their first success coming with the ouster of the Republican political boss of Illinois, Sen.
Bythe cousins succeeded in forcing out Managing Editor William Keeley. Bythe Examiner was forced to merge with the Chicago Herald. The Tribune won the battle, addingreaders to its ranks. Also inthe Chicago Tribune hosted an international design competition for its new headquarters, the Tribune Tower.
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