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The Newport mercury (newspaper)

Author(s)/Publishing Information

Solomon Southwick


University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library Periodicals - Microcard and Microfilm - (1759-1836, scattered issues after 1794)
University of Louisville Libraries - (1759-1825)
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Published 1759-1928, then title changed to Newport Mercury and Weekly News

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NKAA Entry: Morrell, Benjamin F.

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“The Newport mercury (newspaper),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed July 13, 2024,

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