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The Star (newspaper)

Author(s)/Publishing Information

Hardin Tolbert ; Frankfort, Ky.


University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections - 1st issue in the Kentucky Education Collection, Series 1, Box 7, File: Fouse Papers (W. H. Fouse), Folder I.


First issue November 7, 1914, published weekly on Wednesday and Saturday. Also referred to as The Star Weekly.

Item Relations

Related Entries Citing this Entry

NKAA Entry: Tolbert, Hardin
NKAA Entry: Kentucky African American Newspapers
NKAA Entry: Kentucky Education Collection, Series 1 (archives)

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“The Star (newspaper),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed June 8, 2023,

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