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The Elevator (newspaper)

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United States; California; San Francisco
Weekly newspaper started in 1865


Young Library Periodicals Desk Microfilm - S 90-8 Reels 7-8 (scattered issues)


Subscription Database - African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 (1865-1898)

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“The Elevator (newspaper),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed June 12, 2024,

Last modified: 2019-12-11 21:44:50