From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Kentucky African American Newspapers

(start date: 1866  -  end date: ) 

Below is a list of the African American newspapers in Kentucky that are mentioned within the Notable Kentucky African Americans Database. Included are the names of editors, owners, publishers, the cities where the newspapers were published, and the dates or estimated time periods the publications existed. The list does not include magazines, journals, and other periodic publications. For the names and locations of the many other African American newspapers in Kentucky and other states, see Bibliographic Checklist of African American Newspapers, by B. K. Henritze; A History of the Black Press, by A. S. Pride and C. C. Wilson, II; African-American newspapers and periodicals: a national bibliography, by J. P. Danky and M. E. Hady; and other sources. There is not a single source that lists every African American newspaper that existed or exists in Kentucky. New titles will be discovered with continued research.

African American Newspapers in Kentucky named within the NKAA Database.

Kentucky County & Region

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Kentucky Place (Town or City)

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Outside Kentucky Place Name

References

Cited in this Entry

NKAA Entry: Advance-Courier (newspaper)
NKAA Entry: Masonic and Odd Fellows' Journal, Lexington, KY
NKAA Source: Bibliographic checklist of African American newspapers
NKAA Source: A History of the Black press
NKAA Source: African-American newspapers and periodicals: a national bibliography
NKAA Source: The Afro-American mission herald (newspaper)
NKAA Source: American Baptist (newspaper)
NKAA Source: American citizen (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Baptist herald (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Baptist monitor (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Bluegrass bugle (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Bluegrass chronicle (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Bowling Green watchman (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Bulletin (Louisville, KY)(newspaper)
NKAA Source: Cadiz informer (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Champion (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Christian index (periodical)
NKAA Source: The Christian soldier (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Christian trumpet (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Christian worker (periodical)
NKAA Source: The Colored citizen (newspaper) (Lexington, KY)
NKAA Source: The Colored citizen (newspaper) (Louisville, KY)
NKAA Source: The Colored Kentuckian (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Columbian herald (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Community voice (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Edmonson star news (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Frankfort clarion (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Frankfort tribune (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Herald tribune (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Hopkinsville contender (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Hopkinsville globe journal (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Inter-state county news (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Kentuckian (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Kentucky clubwoman: the official organ of the Kentucky State Federation of Colored Women's Clubs. (newspaper/periodical)
NKAA Source: Kentucky missionary visitor (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Kentucky reporter (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Kentucky standard (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Kentucky voice (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Key newsjournal (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Lexington chronicle (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Lexington standard (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Lexington weekly news (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Light house (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Columbian [Louisville Columbian] (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Louisville defender (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Louisville leader (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Louisville news (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Louisville weekly planet (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Major (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Masonic herald (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Morning news (newspaper)
NKAA Source: National chronicle (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Negro citizen (newspaper)
NKAA Source: New South (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Reporter (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Saturday news (newspaper)
NKAA Source: The Star (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Torch light (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Tri-weekly informer (newspaper)
NKAA Source: Zions banner (newspaper / periodical)
NKAA Source: The Lincoln=Grant herald (newspaper)

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“Kentucky African American Newspapers,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed November 23, 2017, http://nkaa.uky.edu/nkaa/items/show/3084.

Last modified: 2017-09-06 20:19:12