Le Défenseur de la religion et du peuple

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Title: Le Défenseur de la religion et du peuple
Canton: Valais
Available online: 3 May 1839 - 7 March 1840 (34 issues, 146 pages)
Bibliografic information (Helveticat): http://permalink.snl.ch/bib/sz991018085426403976
Rights: public domain
Segmentation level: article level
Description: Published for the first time on May 3, 1839 during the politically troubled period of the Constituent Assembly, this conservative weekly, written by Abbot Paillet, has the particularity of being the first Valais title in the political press. Its title looks like a political programme, and unsurprisingly it was motivated by religious and patriotic values. It ceased publication on March 7, 1840.