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Early American Newspapers

Full-text, mostly late 18th/early 19th century, covering colonial and early American history, with titles from 23 states and DC. With issues from over 700 titles (for most titles the holdings are scattered), it includes these Kentucky titles:

  • Mirror (Danville)
  • People's Friend (Danville)
  • Kentucky Journal (Frankfort)
  • Telegraph (Georgetown)
  • Political Theatre (Lancaster)
  • Reporter/Kentucky Reporter (Lexington)
  • Western Monitor (Lexington)
  • Eagle (Maysville)
  • Globe (Richmond)
  • Republican Auxiliary (Washington)
  • Union (Washington)

Full title list. Every word is indexed for full-text searching. You can limit by dates/eras (e.g., by president) and by article types (e.g., shipping news or poetry).

To search in combination with American Broadsides and Ephemera; Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800; and Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819, use Archive of Americana.

Resource Type(s): Newspaper 
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Fulltext: Fulltext is available.
Vendor Name:NewsBank
Research Guides: Newspapers