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African American Newspapers in Print and Microformat

Alabama

BIRMINGHAM

Wide awake.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 24

HUNTSVILLE

Huntsville Gazette. weekly (N 22 1879-D 29 1894)

Microfilm 88
1881 Je 18-D 29 1894

Huntsville star.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 26

MONTGOMERY

Montgomery enterprise.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 26

 

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Arkansas

HELENA

The Reporter.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Feb 1

LITTLE ROCK

American guide.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 27

Arkansas freeman.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1869 O 5

Arkansas Mansion. weekly (1880 - 1886? )

Microfilm 985
1883 Je 30 - Ap 19 1884

Microfilm 4227 Reel 3
1883 Jun 23

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California

OAKLAND

Sunshine.

Microfilm 4227 reel 12
1907 D 2
1915 Mr 20, 27; May 29-D 19
1919 Mr 25; Jl 22; D 30
1920 D 18
1922 F 25

Western outlook.

Microfilm 4227 reel 12
1914 N-Jl 22 1916
1921 O 22
1922 Mr 25; Ap 22
1926 F 20; May 15; Je 12; Ag 21; D 18
1927 Ja 1, 8; F 12; Je 11; D 10, 24
1928 Ja 21; F 4, 18, 25; Mr 10, 17; Ap 14, 28; May 6-28

SAN FRANCISCO

Elevator. weekly (Ap 6 1865 - 1904?)

Microfilm 998
1865 My - 1874 D 26

Microfilm 4227 Reel 10
1888-1889

Microfilm 4227 Reel 12
1867 Jl5; Ag 16
1869-1870
1871 D 29
1874 Ap 27; D 27
1881 D 3
1885 Mr 2;
1886 S 11
1890 O 18
1898 Je 11

Mirror of the times.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 3
1857 Dec 12

Pacific Appeal. (1862-1880)
Suspended publication S 5 1868 - Ag 27 1870

Microfilm 926
Complete file.

Microfilm 4226 Reel 2
1875 Apr 24

Vindicator

Microfilm 4227 Reel 10
1888-1889

Western outlook.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 27

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Canada

CHATHAM (Ontario)

Provincial Freeman (Mar. 24,1854-Aug. 22,1857)

Accessible Archives
Library has: Mar. 24,1854-Aug. 22,1857

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Colorado

COLORADO SPRINGS

Western enterprise

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4

1900 Jan 6, 27

DENVER

Colorado Statesman.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4

1900 Jan 27

Statesman.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4

1900 Jan 27

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Delaware

WILMINGTON 

Advance.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1900 S 22

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WASHINGTON

Colored American. weekly (1893 - 1904?)

Microfilm 87
1902 Ja 4 - N 12 1904

National Era. weekly (1847 - Mr 22 1860)

Folio E185 .5N278
Complete file

Accessible Archives
Library has: Jan. 7, 1847-Dec., 1853

National leader.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 6
1888 Dec 8-Dec 21 1889

National savings bank.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1868 Je 1

New National Era and Citizen. Weekly (Ja 13 1870 - 1875)
1870 as New Era; 1871-73? as New National Era

Microfilm 90
1870 Ja 13 - O 22 1874

People's Advocate. weekly (1876? - )

Microfilm 978
1876 Ap 22 - July 31 1886

 

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JACKSONVILLE

Florida evangelist.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4

1900 Jan 20

PENSACOLA

Florida sentinel.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4

1900 Jan 26

 

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ATLANTA

Atlanta age.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 13

Atlanta Daily World. daily (Ag 1928 - date) Not published on Mondays.

Microfilm 1066
Dec 2, 1931- Dec 31, 1932
Jan, 1934- June, 1964
Jan, 1968- Mar, 1968
1970- Date

Index
Ref AI3 .1I443
1977- date

Current issues in newspaper area

The Atlanta Independent. weekly (D ? 1903 -)

Microfilm 93
1904 Ja 23 - Ap 27 1907
[1907 My 4 - My 24 1913]

Voice of missions.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Feb 1

Weekly defiance.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1882 Oct 24
1883 Feb 10

AUGUSTA

Augusta union.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 27

Colored American.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1865 Dec 30
1866 Jan 6, 13
1894 Aug 11

Loyal Georgian.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 3
1866 Jan 20, 27; Feb 3, 17, 24; Mar 3, 10, 17; Oct 13
1867 Apr 10; May 9, 16; Jul
1868 Feb 15

Weekly loyal Georgian.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 3
1867 Aug 10, 24

COLUMBUS

Columbus chronicle.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 27

The Columbus Times. tri-weekly, daily (1851 - 1865?)
Published as Tri-weekly Times and Sentinel (1853 - 1858), as Columbus
Daily Times (1858 - F 1864).

Microfilm 855
[1853 Ja 3 - D 31 1861]
[1864 Ja 4 - Ap 1 1865]

Spec coll:
1853 [Ja 5 -D 7]
1855 [Ja 6 -Ag 28 1858]
1859 [Ja 1 -O 9 1861]
1861 [O 16 -D 31]
1864 [ Ja 4 - Ap 1 1865]

MACON

Macon sentinel.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

SAVANNAH

Savannah weekly echo.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1883 Aug 6; Dec 2
1884 Jan 20; Feb 3, 10

WAYCROSS

Gazette & land bulletin.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

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CHICAGO

The Broad Ax. weekly (1895 - 1927?)
Published in Salt Lake City, Utah, Aug. 31, 1895-June 6, 1899.

Microfilm 1000
1895 Ag 31 - S 10 1927

Chicago daily defender (Big Weekend Editon) Weekly
(April 30, 1966-Feb. 17, 1973).
Continues: Chicago defender (1905)
Continued by: Chicago defender (Weekly)

MICFILM 1513
GENERAL HAS: Apr. 30, 1966-Feb. 17, 1973

Chicago Defender. Mon, Tues, Wed, Thur, Sat (1905-Apr 23/29 1966)
Continued by: Chicago daily defender

MICFILM 1513
GENERAL HAS: July 1909-Apr. 23 1966

Chicago defender Daily (Monday through Thursday) (Feb. 19, 1973- )
Published also in a Weekend edition.

Latest 3 months only shelved in Newspaper area


Chicago defender Weekly (Feb. 24, 1973-Apr. 26, 1980).
Continues: Chicago daily defender (Weekly)
Continued by: Weekend Chicago defender

MICFILM 1513
GENERAL HAS: Feb 24 1973-Apr. 26, 1980

Index
Ref A13 .I443
1977- date

Chicago eagle.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 5
1892 Sep 17

Chicago world.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

SPRINGFIELD

Illinois Record. Weekly (1897? - 1899?)

Microfilm 976
1897 N 6 - Ap 23 1899

The State capitol.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 5
[1891 Mr 23-Dec 3 1892]

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INDIANAPOLIS

Indianapolis freeman. weekly (1884- 1926?)

Microfilm 89
1886 D 2 - 1916

Indianapolis world.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

Recorder. weekly (1894 -)

Microfilm 994
[1899 Ja 7 - D 29 1900]

LOGANSPORT

Colored visitor.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 5
1879 Ag 1

NEW ALBANY

Weekly review

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1881 Ap 16

 

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DES MOINES

Iowa Bystander. weekly (1894 -)

Microfilm 994
1896 N 13 - D 28 1900

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BAXTER SPRINGS

Southern Argus.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 10
1891-1892

COFFEEVILLE

Afro-American Advocate. weekly (S 2 1891 - S 1 1893)

Microfilm 983
[1891 5 2 - S 1 1893]
American. weekly (F 19 1898 - 1899)

Microfilm 990
[1898 F 19 - 1899]

FORT SCOTT

Southern Argus.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 10
1891-1892

KANSAS CITY

American Citizen. weekly (1887 - 1909?)

Microfilm 975
[1888 F 23 - Ag 2 1907]

Daily American Citizen. daily (1898? - 1900?)

Microfilm 977
1898 D 15 - Ap 24 1900

Western Christian Recorder. weekly (1898? - 1899?)

Microfilm 982
1898 F 26 - Ag 19 1899

LAWRENCE

Historic times.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 10
1891

LEAVENWORTH

Leavensworth Advocate. weekly (1888 - Ag 21 1891)

Microfilm 991
1888 Ag 21 - Ag 21 1891

Leavensworth Herald. weekly (1894 - 1899?)

Microfilm 992
1894 F 17 - Ap 23 1898

PARSONS

Parsons weekly blade.

Microfilm 4227 Reel4
1900 Ja 26

PITTSBURG

Pittsburg Plain Dealer. weekly (My 20? 1899- )

Microfilm 984
[1899 Ag 5 - My 12 1900]

TOPEKA

American citizen.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 9
1889

Baptist headlight.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 10
1893-1894

Colored Citizen. weekly (Ap 19 1878 - 1880?)

Microfilm 979
1878 Ap 9-D 27 1879

Colored patriot.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 9
1882

Evening call.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 10
1893

Kansas blackman.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 10
1894

Kansas herald.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 9
1880

Kansas State Ledger. weekly (Jl 22 1892 - Je 16? 1906)

Microfilm 997
[1892 Jl 22 - Je 16 1906]

People's friend.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 10
1896

Plaindealer.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

Times-observer. weekly (S 4 1891 - 1892)

Microfilm 991
[1891 S 4 - S 10 1892]

WICHITA

Kansas headlight.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 10
1894

National Reflector. weekly (D 8 1895 - D 25 1897)

Microfilm 981
Complete file.

 

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LEXINGTON

Lexington standard.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

LOUISVILLE

The Bulletin

Microfilm 4227
Sep 4 1881

Ohio Falls Express

Microfilm 4227 Reel 6
1891 July 11

 

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BATON ROUGE

The Observer.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1900 Jan 13

NEW ORLEANS

Black republican.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1865 Apr 15, 22, 29; May 13, 20

Crusader.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1890 Jul 19

Republican courier.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1899 Dec 2
1900 Jan 20, 27

Le Dimanche.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 6
1861 Feb 10

Southern republican.

Microfilm 4227
1889 Sep 2; Dec 2
1900 Feb 8; Apr 14

L'Union. triweekly.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 6
[1862 Sep 27-Jul 9 1864

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1862 O 18, 25; D 25
1863 My 1, 19; Je 16; Jul 4, 9
1864 Jul 12, 19

Weekly Louisianan. weekly (D 18 1870 - Je 17 1882)

Microfilm 993
Complete file.

Weekly Pelican. weekly (D 4 1886-1899)

Microfilm 988
1886 Dec 4-Nov 23 1889

SAINT MARTINVILLE

The Echo.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1873 Mar 15

VIDALIA

Concordia eagle.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 3
1875 Oct 2
1877 Mar 3; Apr 7;
1879 Mar 7
1880 Apr 8
1883 Apr 12

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BALTIMORE

Afro-American. weekly (Ag 1892 -)
1901 - 1916? as Afro-American Ledger.

Microfilm 96
1893 Ap 29 - D 28 1901

American citizen

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
Apr 19, 1897

Commonwealth

MICFILM 4227 Reel 1
[Jl 24 1915 - S 4 1915]

Negro appeal.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Fe 16

Race standard.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 3
1897 Jan 2, 16

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BOSTON

Boston advanced.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Fe 17

Boston courant.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 6

 

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DETROIT

Detroit informer.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 13

Plaindealer. weekly (My 16 1885 - 1895?)

Microfilm 996
1889 S 20 - My 19 1893

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MINNEAPOLIS

Minneapolis observer.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1890 Ag 16; S 27

Twin City American

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1899 My 4, 18

ST. PAUL

Afro American advance.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1899 My 27
1900 N 17

Afro independent.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1888 S 22

Appeal. weekly (1885 - 1923)

Microfilm 973
[1885 Je 13 - N 24 1923?]

Broad Axe. weekly (S 17 1891 - Ap 11 1903)

Microfilm 974
Complete file.

Negro world.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1891 F 28
1892 Jl 23, 30; Ag 20; S 3, 10;
1900 Mr 10, 17, 21, 28; My 12, 19; Jn 2, 9

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BRANDON

Free state.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja20

VICKSBURG

Golden rule.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

The Light.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 18

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KANSAS CITY

Kansas City observer.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

Missouri messenger.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 26

Rising Sun. weekly (1869? - 1919?)

Microfilm 995
[1903 Ja 16 - D 28 1907]

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

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OMAHA

Afro-American Sentinel. weekly (O 1893 - Mr 1899)

Microfilm 986
[1896 F 22 - Mr 1899]

Enterprise. weekly (1893 - Ja 1914)

Microfilm 987
[1895 Ag 10 - Jl 3 1897]

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 12

Progress.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 26

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New Jersey

TRENTON

Sentinel. weekly (Je 26? 1880 - N 13? 1882)

Microfilm 989
June 26, 1880-Nov. 13, 1882

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ALBANY

Northern star and freeman's advocate.

Microfilm 4226 Reel 3
1842 Feb 3, 10, 17; Mar 3, 10, 17, 31; Apr 7,14; Dec 8
1843 Jan 2

NEW YORK

Black republican.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1865 Aug 10

The Colored American. Weekly (Jan. 7, 1837 - Dec. 25, 1841
Published as Weekly advocate Jan. 7, 1837-Mar. 4, 1837)

Accessible Archives
Library has: January 7, 1837 - December 25, 1841

Freedom's journal. (March 16, 1827-March 28 1829)

Accessible Archives
Library has: March 16, 1827-March 28 1829

The Negro World. Weekly (biweekly) (1917-1933)

Microfilm 3472
1923-1933

New York Age. weekly (1880 - 1953)

Microfilm 972
1883 Ja 6-Ja 4 1900

New York Amsterdam News. weekly (Dec 7 1909 - )
Dec 7 1909 - Aug 6 1919 as Amsterdam News.

Microfilm 97
1922 N 22 - D 1967, 1977- date

Current issues shelved with Newspapers

New York freeman.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 3
1885 Mar 7

The Rights of all.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1829 May 29; Jun 12; Aug 7; Sep 18

The Weekly anglo african.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 5
1859 Jul 23-Jul 14 1860

ROCHESTER

Frederick Douglass' paper (Dec. 3, 1847-Aug. 1863)

MICFILM 91
GENERAL HAS: DEC. 3, 1847- DEC. 14, 1855

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1856 F 1
1858 S 17
1859 Jl 8
1860 F 17

Accessible Archives
Library has: April, 1851-1852


North star. (Dec. 3, 1847 - April 17, 1851)
..Continued by Frederick Douglass' paper.

Accessible Archives
Library has: Dec. 3, 1847 - April 17, 1851

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CHARLOTTE

Afro American presbyterian.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 D 21

LITTLETON

True reformer

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
July 25 1900

RALEIGH

Gazette.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
[Dec 16 1893 - Aug 7 1897]

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
[1897 Ap 17 - F 19 1898]

WELDON

North Carolina Republican

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
May 22, 1884

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CLEVELAND

Aliened American.

Microfilm 4227 reel 11
1853 Ap 9

The Gazette. weekly (Ag 25 1883 - My 20 1945

Microfilm 999
Complete file.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 13; Ap 6, 13

CINCINNATI

The Colored citizen.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1890 My 19

COLUMBUS

The Free American.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1887 Mr 19

Columbus standard.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 6
1901 Jul 7

XENIA

Ohio standard.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

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LANGSTON

Langston city herald.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

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PORTLAND

Portland new age.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 3
[1905 Dec 3 - Mar 30 1907]

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PHILADELPHIA

Christian banner.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 12

The Christian Recorder. (1861 - 1902)

Accessible Archives
Library has: 1861-April, 1862.

Defender.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 11

Odd Fellows journal.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 11

PITTSBURGH

Pittsburgh Courier.


Microfilm 3499 : 1911-1912 (incomplete), 1923 (incomplete), 1924-1950 1950-1954,1955-1959, 1964

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CHARLESTON

Afro American citizen.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 17

Charleston advocate.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 6
1867 My 11

Free Press.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 5
1868 Apr 5, 11

Missionary record.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1873 Jul 5

South Carolina leader.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 3
1865 Nov 25

Microfilm 4227 Reel 5
1865 Oct 7, 21; Dec 9, 16, 23
1866 Mar 31; May 12

COLUMBUS

People's recorder.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 13, 27

Southern indicator.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 6[
1921 Feb 12-Feb 3 1923]

 

GEORGETOWN

Georgetown planet.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
1873 May 5

ROCKHILL

Rock Hill messenger.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 26

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JACKSON

Jackson headlight.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

MARYVILLE

Maryville Republican

Microfilm 4227 Reel 1
O 7 1876

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NASHVILLE

Nashville Globe. weekly (1906 -)

Microfilm 86
1907 - 1910
[1911 - 1935]
1939 - Je 1960

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AUSTIN

Free man's press.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 5
1868 Ag 1, 15, 22; Sep 5, 12; Oct 24

Freedman's press.

Microfilm 4227
1868 Jl 18

 

CORSICANA

Oil city Afro American.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

DALLAS

Dallas express.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 13

The Item.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

FORT WORTH

Torchlight appeal.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 12
1890 Ja 17- F 3; F 22

GALVESTON

Freeman's journal.

1889 Ag 17

HOUSTON

Independent.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Ja 27

WACO

Paul Quinn weekly.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 27

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SALT LAKE CITY

The Broad Ax. weekly (Aug. 31, 1895-June 6, 1899)
..Continued by: The Broad Ax (Chicago IL)

Microfilm 1000
1895 Ag 31 - S 10 1927

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BODYTON

Midland express.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 11
1893 Mr 3

PETERSBURG

National pilot.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Feb 1

RICHMOND

Reformer

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Feb 1

Microfilm 4227 Reel 6
1905 Ja 28

Richmond Planet. weekly (D 1883 - )

Microfilm 92
1890
[1891 Ja 3 - Mr 2 1895]
[1898 Mr 5 - 26]
[1899 - 1911]
1912 - 1914
[1915 - 1916]
1917- 1922
[1923 - Mr 1931]
[1934 Mr 17 - My 28 1938]

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
Feb 21 1885
Jun2 12 1886
Aug 25 1888
July 7 1889
July 12 1890
Mar 2 1895
Jan 13 1900

Southern news.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
Oct 15 1893

Virginia star

Microfilm 4227 Reel 2
Sep 8 1877
Sep 27 1879
Jul 3 1881

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SEATTLE

Seattle republican.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 19

The World.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 4
1900 Jan 4

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MARTINSBURG

Pioneer press.

Microfilm 4227
1890 Sep 6
1892 Jan 16
1915 Aug 28

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MILWAUKEE

Northwestern recorder.
Continues Wisconsin afro american.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 6
1892 Dec 3
1893 Ja 14; Feb-Mar

Wisconsin afro american.
Continued by: Northwestern recorder.

Microfilm 4227 Reel 6
1892 Ag 13, 20; Oct 8, 22, 29; Nov 5, 19; Dec

Wisconsin Weekly Advocate. weekly (1898-1915)

Microfilm 1001
1898 My 7-S 19 1907

 

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