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St. Joseph mirror (newspaper)

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St. Joseph, Missouri


No holdings have been located at this time. Newspaper articles about the St. Joseph Mirror can be found by searching Chronicling America.


Published 1885-1906. Title changed to National Mirror which was published from 1906-1918.


St. Joseph Mirror is listed on p.xiii in the 1887 American Newspaper Directory published by Geo. P. Rowell and Company in New York [in Google Books].


It was through the St. Joseph Mirror that editor Harry R. Graham and Isaac Frederick called for the formation of the Western Negro Press Association in 1896 [source: "Western Negro Press Association," Iowa State Bystander, 06/05/1908, front page, column 7 (online at Chronicling America)]. 


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