Early American Newspapers, 1690-1779

Newspaper Title City State Start Date End Date Issues Available
Connecticut Courant Hartford CT 1764-10-29 1779-12-28 744
Connecticut Gazette New Haven CT 1755-09-20 1767-01-12 71
Connecticut Journal New Haven CT 1767-10-23 1779-12-29 617
Connecticut Gazette New London CT 1763-11-18 1779-12-29 770
New-London Summary New London CT 1758-09-29 1763-09-23 132
Norwich Packet Norwich CT 1773-11-11 1779-12-28 310
Georgia Gazette Savannah GA 1763-04-07 1770-05-23 346
Boston Chronicle Boston MA 1767-10-22 1770-06-21 204
Boston Evening-Post Boston MA 1735-08-18 1775-04-24 2,066
Boston Gazette Boston MA 1719-12-21 1779-12-27 2,751
Boston News-Letter Boston MA 1704-04-17 1776-02-29 3,500
Boston Post-Boy Boston MA 1735-04-21 1775-04-10 1,650
Censor Boston MA 1771-11-23 1772-05-02 24
Continental Journal Boston MA 1776-05-30 1779-12-30 188
Independent Chronicle Boston MA 1776-09-19 1779-12-30 172
Independent Ledger Boston MA 1778-06-15 1779-12-27 81
Massachusetts Spy Boston MA 1770-07-17 1775-04-06 283
New-England Chronicle Boston MA 1776-04-25 1776-09-12 21
New-England Courant Boston MA 1721-08-07 1726-06-11 243
New-England Weekly Journal Boston MA 1727-03-20 1741-10-13 760
Publick Occurrences Boston MA 1690-09-25 1690-09-25 1
Weekly Rehearsal Boston MA 1731-09-27 1735-08-11 199
New England Chronicle, or Essex Gazette Cambridge MA 1775-05-02 1776-03-28 47
Essex Journal  Newburyport MA 1773-12-04 1777-02-06 162
American Gazette Salem MA 1776-06-18 1776-07-30 10
Essex Gazette Salem MA 1768-08-02 1775-04-25 353
Massachusetts Spy Worcester MA 1775-05-03 1779-12-30 227
Maryland Gazette Annapolis MD 1751-03-25 1776-07-04 42
Dunlap's Maryland Gazette Baltimore MD 1775-05-02 1779-01-05 177
Maryland Journal Baltimore MD 1773-08-20 1779-12-28 274
Exeter Journal Exeter NH 1778-02-24 1779-05-25 59
Freeman's Journal Portsmouth NH 1776-05-25 1778-06-09 95
New-Hampshire Gazette Portsmouth NH 1756-10-07 1779-12-25 1,083
New-Jersey Gazette Burlington NJ 1777-12-05 1778-02-25 13
New-Jersey Gazette Trenton NJ 1778-03-04 1779-12-29 93
Maryland Gazette NULL NULL 1728-12-03 1734-11-22 55
Constitutional Gazette New York NY 1775-08-09 1776-08-28 105
Independent Reflector New York NY 1752-11-30 1753-11-22 53
New-York Chronicle New York NY 1769-05-22 1770-01-04 38
New-York Evening Post New York NY 1744-12-17 1752-12-18 353
New-York Gazette New York NY 1759-02-16 1767-12-14 446
New-York Gazette, and Weekly Mercury New York NY 1768-02-01 1779-12-27 628
New-York Gazette, or Weekly Post-Boy New York NY 1747-01-19 1770-12-31 866
New-York Journal New York NY 1766-10-16 1776-08-29 543
New-York Mercury New York NY 1752-08-31 1768-01-25 800
New-York Weekly Journal New York NY 1733-01-07 1750-12-03 674
Rivington's New York Gazetteer New York NY 1773-04-22 1775-11-23 136
Rivington's New-York Gazette New York NY 1777-10-04 1777-10-11 2
Rivington's New-York Loyal Gazette New York NY 1777-10-18 1777-12-06 8
Royal American Gazette New York NY 1777-04-10 1779-10-23 42
Royal Gazette New York NY 1777-12-13 1779-12-29 192
Germantowner Zeitung Germantown PA 1763-12-15 1777-03-19 15
Pennsylvania Packet Lancaster PA 1777-11-29 1778-06-17 32
American Weekly Mercury Philadelphia PA 1719-12-22 1746-05-08 1,370
Pennsylvania Chronicle Philadelphia PA 1767-02-09 1774-02-08 317
Pennsylvania Evening Post Philadelphia PA 1775-01-24 1779-12-22 644
Pennsylvania Gazette Philadelphia PA 1736-12-16 1775-12-27 2,165
Pennsylvania Journal Philadelphia PA 1742-12-09 1779-12-29 1,417
Pennsylvania Ledger Philadelphia PA 1775-01-28 1778-05-23 158
Pennsylvania Packet Philadelphia PA 1771-10-28 1779-12-30 545
Pennsylvanische Fama Philadelphia PA 1750-03-10 1750-03-17 2
Royal Pennsylvania Gazette Philadelphia PA 1778-03-03 1778-05-26 25
Story and Humphreys's Pennsylvania Mercury Philadelphia PA 1775-04-07 1775-12-22 38
Wochentliche Philadelphische Staatsbote Philadelphia PA 1762-01-18 1779-05-26 899
Newport Gazette Newport RI 1777-01-16 1777-12-26 41
Newport Mercury Newport RI 1758-06-19 1776-12-02 695
Rhode-Island Gazette Newport RI 1732-10-04 1733-03-01 15
American Journal Providence RI 1779-03-18 1779-12-30 52
Providence Gazette Providence RI 1762-10-20 1779-12-25 834
Virginia Gazette Williamsburg VA 1779-02-12 1779-12-25 60
Virginia Gazette Williamsburg VA 1736-03-18 1746-09-25 217
Virginia Gazette Williamsburg VA 1775-02-03 1778-10-30 210
Virginia Gazette Williamsburg VA 1766-05-16 1776-07-26 393
Virginia Gazette Williamsburg VA 1750-02-28 1778-12-04 1,148