Difference between revisions of "San Francisco Chronicle"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 1: Line 1:
The '''''San Francisco Chronicle''''' was founded in 1865 as ''The Daily Dramatic Chronicle'' by teenage brothers Charles de Young and Michael H. de Young.<ref>{{cite news |last=Nolte |first = Carl |title=134 Years of the Chronicle |publisher=San Francisco Chronicle |date=June 16, 1999 | url=http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/chronicle/archive/1999/06/16/noltehistory.DTL  | accessdate =2006-09-21}}</ref> The paper grew along with [[San Francisco ballot measures|San Francisco]] and was the largest circulation newspaper on the West Coast of the United States in 1880; today it is Northern [[California]]'s largest newspaper, serving primarily the San Francisco Bay Area, but distributed throughout Northern California, including the Sacramento area and [[Redwood Empire|North Coast]].  Today only the ''[[Los Angeles Times]]'' exceeds the ''Chronicle's'' circulation on the West Coast, while the paper is ranked 20th by circulation nationally.
+
The '''''San Francisco Chronicle''''' was founded in 1865 as ''The Daily Dramatic Chronicle'' by teenage brothers Charles de Young and Michael H. de Young.<ref>{{cite news |last=Nolte |first = Carl |title=134 Years of the Chronicle |publisher=San Francisco Chronicle |date=June 16, 1999 | url=http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/chronicle/archive/1999/06/16/noltehistory.DTL  | accessdate =2006-09-21}}</ref> The paper grew along with [[San Francisco ballot measures|San Francisco]] and was the largest circulation newspaper on the West Coast of the United States in 1880; today it is Northern [[California]]'s largest newspaper, serving primarily the San Francisco Bay Area, but distributed throughout Northern California, including the Sacramento area and North Coast.  Today only the ''[[Los Angeles Times]]'' exceeds the ''Chronicle's'' circulation on the West Coast, while the paper is ranked 20th by circulation nationally.
  
 
==Initiative coverage==
 
==Initiative coverage==

Revision as of 17:20, 13 December 2007

The San Francisco Chronicle was founded in 1865 as The Daily Dramatic Chronicle by teenage brothers Charles de Young and Michael H. de Young.[1] The paper grew along with San Francisco and was the largest circulation newspaper on the West Coast of the United States in 1880; today it is Northern California's largest newspaper, serving primarily the San Francisco Bay Area, but distributed throughout Northern California, including the Sacramento area and North Coast. Today only the Los Angeles Times exceeds the Chronicle's circulation on the West Coast, while the paper is ranked 20th by circulation nationally.

Initiative coverage

no information yet

External links

References

  1. Nolte, Carl (June 16, 1999). "134 Years of the Chronicle", San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved on 2006-09-21. 

This article was taken from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia