Early American Newspapers, 1820-1829

Newspaper Title City State Start Date End Date Issues Available
Agricultural Boston MA 1820-01-14 1820-07-07 25
Alabama Watchman Cahawba AL 1820-08-08 1820-12-15 14
Albany Argus Albany NY 1820-01-04 1829-12-29 945
Albany Gazette Albany NY 1820-01-03 1821-03-23 195
Albany Register Albany NY 1820-01-04 1822-11-25 44
Alexandria Gazette Alexandria VA 1820-01-01 1829-12-31 2,363
Alexandria Herald Alexandria VA 1820-01-03 1825-06-29 277
American New York NY 1820-01-01 1829-07-18 1,653
American Advocate Hallowell ME 1820-01-01 1829-12-26 575
American and Commercial Daily Advertiser Baltimore MD 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 310
American Beacon Norfolk VA 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 311
American Farmer Baltimore MD 1820-01-07 1820-12-29 52
American Journal Ithaca NY 1820-01-05 1823-07-16 207
American Mercury Hartford CT 1820-01-04 1829-12-29 733
American Repertory St. Albans VT 1821-09-28 1829-12-31 478
American Repertory Burlington VT 1821-09-28 1823-03-25 176
American Sentinel Middletown CT 1823-01-01 1829-12-30 717
American Watchman Wilmington DE 1820-01-05 1820-07-21 57
Ariel Natchez MS 1825-07-20 1828-07-19 137
Ballston Spa Gazette Ballston Spa NY 1821-10-17 1825-10-04 206
Baltimore Gazette and Daily Advertiser Baltimore MD 1826-01-02 1829-12-31 1,242
Baltimore Patriot Baltimore MD 1820-01-01 1829-12-31 2,728
Baltimore Price-Current Baltimore MD 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 53
Bangor Weekly Register Bangor ME 1820-01-06 1829-12-22 432
Bee Hudson NY 1820-01-11 1820-12-19 8
Berks and Schuylkill Journal Reading PA 1820-01-01 1829-12-26 478
Berkshire Journal Lenox MA 1829-09-03 1829-12-31 18
Berkshire Star Stockbridge MA 1820-01-06 1828-01-03 369
Berkshire Star and County Republican Lenox MA 1828-01-10 1828-12-25 51
Boston Commercial Gazette Boston MA 1821-01-01 1829-12-31 862
Boston Daily Advertiser Boston MA 1820-01-01 1823-12-31 1,239
Boston Intelligencer Boston MA 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 103
Boston Patriot & Daily Chronicle Boston MA 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 309
Boston Recorder Boston MA 1820-01-01 1829-12-30 524
Boston Traveler Boston MA 1825-07-05 1829-12-29 453
Brattleboro Messenger Brattleboro VT 1821-12-24 1829-12-18 178
Brookville Enquirer Brookville IN 1820-01-07 1820-12-26 43
Bunker-Hill Sentinel Charlestown MA 1820-06-24 1820-07-29 4
Cabinet Schenectady NY 1820-01-16 1829-12-30 330
Cahawba Press and Alabama Intelligencer Cahawba AL 1820-07-15 1820-12-30 2
Camden Gazette Camden SC 1820-01-06 1822-02-07 98
Canal of Intelligence Norwich CT 1827-02-21 1829-10-28 38
Cape-Fear Recorder Wilmington NC 1827-04-11 1827-04-11 1
Carlisle Republican Carlisle PA 1820-01-04 1820-10-31 44
Carolina Gazette Charleston SC 1820-01-01 1828-12-31 356
Carolina Observer Fayetteville NC 1824-12-09 1829-12-31 4
Catskill Recorder Catskill NY 1820-01-05 1829-03-05 49
Cayuga Patriot Auburn NY 1827-11-21 1828-01-09 3
Cayuga Republican Auburn NY 1820-01-05 1829-05-13 16
Centinel Of Freedom Newark NJ 1820-01-04 1829-10-13 438
Centinel of Freedom Rockville MD 1820-01-14 1820-01-14 1
Charleston Courier Charleston SC 1820-01-01 1829-12-31 2,146
Cherry-Valley Gazette Cherry Valley NY 1820-01-04 1825-07-12 94
Christian Philanthropist New Bedford MA 1822-05-14 1823-05-13 50
Christian Watchman Boston MA 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 51
Cincinnati Advertiser Cincinnati OH 1820-06-27 1827-09-26 8
Cincinnati Chronicle and Literary Gazette Cincinnati OH 1827-02-17 1829-10-24 62
City Gazette Charleston SC 1820-01-01 1829-12-31 3,860
City of Washington Gazette Washington (DC) DC 1820-01-01 1821-12-31 672
Clarksville Gazette Clarksville TN 1820-01-08 1820-12-23 35
Columbian New York NY 1820-01-03 1821-06-30 459
Columbian Centinel Boston MA 1820-01-01 1825-12-31 675
Columbian Gazette Utica NY 1820-01-04 1821-01-30 53
Columbian Register New Haven CT 1820-01-25 1829-11-28 177
Commercial Advertiser New York NY 1820-01-03 1829-12-30 1,511
Concord Observer Concord NH 1820-01-03 1820-12-25 52
Connecticut Courant Hartford CT 1820-01-04 1829-12-29 745
Connecticut Courier Bridgeport CT 1820-05-03 1826-06-14 191
Connecticut Gazette New London CT 1820-01-05 1829-12-23 711
Connecticut Herald New Haven CT 1820-01-04 1829-12-29 517
Connecticut Journal New Haven CT 1820-01-04 1829-12-22 290
Connecticut Mirror Hartford CT 1820-01-03 1829-12-26 524
Connecticut Observer Hartford CT 1825-01-11 1826-12-04 4
Courrier de la Louisiane New Orleans LA 1821-01-01 1824-01-14 145
Daily Albany Argus Albany NY 1826-05-25 1827-12-31 15
Daily National Intelligencer Washington (DC) DC 1820-01-01 1829-12-31 2,992
Daily National Journal Washington (DC) DC 1826-01-02 1829-12-31 1,233
Dartmouth Gazette Hanover NH 1820-01-05 1820-02-09 3
Delaware Gazette and State Journal Wilmington DE 1820-03-04 1829-12-29 126
Delaware Patriot and American Watchman Wilmington DE 1828-01-25 1828-12-05 84
Democratic Press Philadelphia PA 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 299
Dutchess Observer Poughkeepsie NY 1820-11-01 1826-04-26 283
Eastern Argus Portland ME 1824-09-30 1829-12-25 560
Easton Gazette Easton MD 1820-01-10 1829-12-26 516
Eastport Sentinel Eastport ME 1820-01-01 1829-12-30 572
Edwardsville Spectator Edwardsville IL 1820-01-01 1826-10-20 296
Emporium and true american Trenton NJ 1827-06-16 1828-12-13 21
Enquirer, The (Richmond, VA) Richmond VA 1820-01-01 1829-12-31 1,408
Essex Patriot Haverhill MA 1820-01-01 1823-01-25 190
Essex Register Salem MA 1820-01-01 1827-12-31 1,127
Evening Post New York NY 1820-01-03 1829-12-31 3,056
Farmer's Cabinet Amherst NH 1820-01-01 1829-12-26 638
Farmer's Repository Charlestown WV 1820-01-05 1820-12-27 51
Farmers' Register Troy NY 1820-03-28 1820-12-25 3
Federal Gazette Baltimore MD 1820-01-24 1823-11-08 15
Florida Herald and Southern Democrat St. Augustine FL 1823-01-04 1829-12-16 85
Frankfort Argus Frankfort KY 1820-01-07 1829-12-09 215
Franklin Gazette Philadelphia PA 1820-01-01 1822-03-21 294
Franklin Monitor Charlestown MA 1820-01-01 1820-06-03 12
Free Press Lancaster PA 1820-01-06 1820-12-28 55
Freeman's Journal Cooperstown NY 1820-01-03 1820-12-25 52
Gazette Portland ME 1820-01-04 1828-12-30 502
Geneva Palladium Geneva NY 1820-01-05 1828-04-30 23
Genius of Liberty Leesburg VA 1820-01-04 1820-12-26 52
Georgetown Gazette Georgetown SC 1825-10-18 1826-10-13 101
Georgia Journal Milledgeville GA 1821-10-23 1829-11-07 59
Georgian Savannah GA 1821-11-06 1829-12-31 1,834
Gloucester Telegraph Gloucester MA 1827-01-01 1829-12-26 156
Grotjan's Philadelphia Public-Sale Report Philadelphia PA 1820-01-03 1820-12-25 51
Halcyon St. Stephens AL 1820-01-10 1820-11-27 60
Hallowell Gazette Hallowell ME 1820-01-05 1827-12-26 369
Hampden Federalist Springfield MA 1820-01-05 1823-03-05 400
Hampden Patriot Springfield MA 1820-01-05 1822-12-25 189
Hampshire Gazette Northampton MA 1820-01-04 1829-12-30 520
Hancock Gazette Belfast ME 1820-07-06 1820-12-28 26
Haverhill Gazette Haverhill MA 1823-02-01 1829-12-26 380
Herald of the Valley Fincastle VA 1821-09-17 1823-07-04 56
Hillsboro Telegraph Amherst NH 1820-01-01 1822-07-06 159
Hillsborough Recorder Hillsborough NC 1824-03-10 1829-07-29 9
Illinois Gazette Shawneetown IL 1822-03-02 1828-06-28 9
Illinois Intelligencer Vandalia IL 1820-01-05 1822-03-05 67
Independent Chronicle & Boston Patriot Boston MA 1820-01-01 1825-12-31 646
Independent Statesman Portland ME 1821-07-14 1825-05-06 167
Indiana Centinel Vincennes IN 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 11
Ithaca Journal Ithaca NY 1823-07-16 1825-12-28 133
Jamestown Journal Jamestown NY 1826-06-21 1829-12-23 66
Jeffersonian Paris ME 1827-07-11 1829-11-24 5
Kentucky Gazette Lexington KY 1820-01-21 1829-03-06 78
Ladies' Port Folio Boston MA 1820-01-01 1820-07-08 26
Lincoln Intelligencer Cadiz ME 1821-11-01 1822-10-24 52
Lincoln Telegraph Wiscasset ME 1821-02-15 1821-10-18 26
Litchfield Republican Litchfield CT 1820-01-17 1822-07-31 113
Literary Cadet and Rhode-Island Statesman Providence RI 1826-04-22 1829-07-18 288
Long-Island Star Brooklyn NY 1820-01-05 1820-12-27 27
Louisiana Advertiser New Orleans LA 1820-04-19 1827-11-03 329
Louisiana Herald Alexandria LA 1820-01-21 1820-12-02 33
Louisiana State Gazette New Orleans LA 1825-11-11 1826-12-07 216
Louisianian St. Francisville LA 1820-01-08 1820-05-27 12
Lowell Mercury Lowell MA 1829-11-14 1829-12-26 7
Maine Gazette Bath ME 1820-12-08 1820-12-29 5
Maine Intelligencer Brunswick ME 1820-09-23 1820-12-29 15
Manufacturers' and Farmers' Journal Providence RI 1820-01-03 1829-06-08 150
Maryland Gazette Annapolis MD 1820-07-13 1829-12-31 15
Massachusetts Spy Worcester MA 1820-01-05 1829-12-30 523
Mercantile Advertiser New York NY 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 307
Metropolitan Georgetown DC 1820-01-26 1826-12-18 204
Middlesex Gazette Middletown CT 1820-01-06 1829-12-30 667
Miller's Weekly Messenger Pendleton SC 1820-02-09 1820-12-27 44
Mirror Fincastle VA 1823-07-11 1825-02-18 82
Mississippi State Gazette Natchez MS 1820-01-08 1825-05-14 108
Nantucket Inquirer Nantucket MA 1821-09-20 1829-12-12 765
Nashville Clarion Nashville TN 1821-02-06 1821-08-29 30
Nashville Gazette Nashville TN 1820-01-01 1827-02-14 246
Nashville Republican Nashville TN 1824-08-07 1826-10-21 8
National Advocate New York NY 1820-01-01 1829-01-31 2,503
National Aegis Worcester MA 1820-01-05 1829-12-30 522
National Gazette Philadelphia PA 1820-04-05 1829-12-31 1,244
National Messenger Georgetown DC 1820-01-03 1820-12-29 142
National Standard Middlebury VT 1820-01-04 1820-12-26 53
New Hampshire Intelligencer Haverhill NH 1820-12-27 1823-01-08 36
New Hampshire Observer Concord NH 1821-01-01 1826-12-29 312
New Hampshire Patriot and State Gazette Concord NH 1820-01-04 1829-12-28 706
New Hampshire Sentinel Keene NH 1820-01-01 1829-12-25 807
New Orleans Argus New Orleans LA 1828-01-19 1829-07-21 178
New-Bedford Courier New Bedford MA 1827-06-12 1829-12-29 133
New-Bedford Mercury New Bedford MA 1820-01-07 1829-12-25 915
New-England Galaxy Boston MA 1820-01-07 1820-12-29 52
New-England Palladium Boston MA 1820-01-04 1820-12-29 104
New-Hampshire Gazette Portsmouth NH 1820-01-04 1829-12-29 713
New-Hampshire Republican Dover NH 1825-01-03 1829-10-30 252
New-York Daily Advertiser New York NY 1820-01-01 1829-12-25 945
New-York Gazette New York NY 1820-01-01 1821-10-31 568
New-York Statesman Albany NY 1820-05-16 1820-12-29 66
Newbern Sentinel New Bern NC 1820-01-01 1828-06-12 397
Newburyport Herald Newburyport MA 1820-01-04 1829-12-29 1,212
Newport Mercury Newport RI 1820-01-01 1829-12-26 823
Nordwestliche Post Sunbury PA 1820-01-07 1822-07-26 123
Norfolk and Portsmouth Herald Norfolk VA 1820-06-19 1820-06-19 1
North Carolina Sentinel Newbern NC 1827-01-13 1829-12-19 100
North Star Danville VT 1821-01-04 1829-11-03 295
Northern Whig Hudson NY 1820-01-04 1820-12-26 52
Norwich Courier Norwich CT 1820-01-05 1829-12-30 685
Norwich Republican Norwich CT 1828-10-01 1829-12-30 67
Ohio Monitor Columbus OH 1820-01-13 1829-12-30 231
Ohio State Journal Columbus OH 1825-10-13 1829-12-30 109
Oracle of Dauphin Harrisburg PA 1821-02-03 1825-04-23 69
Orange County Patriot; or, The Spirit of Seventy-Six Goshen NY 1820-01-04 1821-12-31 115
Otsego Herald Cooperstown NY 1820-01-03 1821-01-29 57
Painesville Telegraph Painesville OH 1822-09-25 1829-12-15 59
Palladium of Liberty Morristown NJ 1820-01-05 1822-12-26 104
Palladium of Liberty Warrenton VA 1820-01-07 1820-12-22 37
Palmyra Register Palmyra NY 1820-01-05 1820-12-27 53
Patron of Industry New York NY 1820-06-28 1821-06-27 105
Pensacola Gazette Pensacola FL 1824-05-15 1829-12-19 170
People's Watch-Tower Ballston Spa NY 1820-04-05 1820-04-05 1
Pilot Cazenovia NY 1820-01-05 1823-08-07 182
Plough Boy Albany NY 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 54
Political Intelligencer Fredericktown MD 1820-01-01 1820-11-11 10
Political Visitant Windham CT 1820-05-15 1820-05-15 1
Portland Advertiser Portland ME 1824-01-03 1829-12-29 566
Portsmouth Journal of Literature and Politics Portsmouth NH 1821-07-07 1829-12-26 1,013
Portsmouth Oracle Portsmouth NH 1820-01-01 1821-06-30 92
Poughkeepsie Journal Poughkeepsie NY 1825-02-09 1829-08-10 3
Poulson's American Daily Advertiser Philadelphia PA 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 313
Providence Gazette Providence RI 1820-01-03 1825-10-08 603
Providence Patriot Providence RI 1820-01-01 1829-12-30 1,792
Reading Adler Reading PA 1820-01-04 1829-12-29 522
Religious Inquirer Hartford CT 1821-11-10 1829-12-12 202
Religious Intelligencer and Christian Monitor Providence RI 1820-05-13 1820-11-04 28
Religious Reporter Middlebury VT 1820-04-08 1820-09-30 27
Repertory Boston MA 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 168
Repertory Boston MA 1821-01-02 1826-07-29 425
Reporter Lexington KY 1820-01-04 1820-12-25 110
Reporter Brattleboro VT 1820-01-04 1820-12-05 26
Republican Plattsburgh NY 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 40
Republican Advocate New London CT 1822-01-02 1828-12-10 96
Republican Advocate Batavia NY 1820-04-07 1827-11-23 62
Republican Chronicle Ithaca NY 1820-09-06 1822-12-25 121
Republican Citizen and State Advertiser Frederick MD 1823-08-29 1829-03-20 15
Republican Farmer Bridgeport CT 1820-01-26 1829-12-23 126
Republican Gazette and General Advertiser Fredericktown MD 1821-01-06 1826-09-28 186
Republican Star Easton MD 1821-01-02 1829-12-29 499
Reservoir and Public Reflector Frederick MD 1826-07-25 1829-07-28 150
Rhode Island Religious Intelligencer Providence RI 1822-05-24 1824-05-14 104
Rhode-Island American Providence RI 1820-01-01 1829-12-29 1,042
Rhode-Island Republican Newport RI 1820-01-05 1829-12-31 692
Richmond Commercial Compiler Richmond VA 1820-01-12 1820-04-20 5
Richmond Whig Richmond VA 1824-06-22 1827-04-27 13
Rochester Telegraph Rochester NY 1820-01-04 1828-07-08 288
Salem Gazette Salem MA 1820-01-04 1829-12-29 1,327
Salem Messenger and Public Advertiser Salem NJ 1820-10-25 1829-07-15 30
Salem Observer Salem MA 1823-12-20 1829-03-21 223
Saratoga Farmer Ballston Spa NY 1821-01-17 1821-02-07 3
Saratoga Sentinel Saratoga Springs NY 1821-01-03 1829-12-29 579
Savannah Republican Savannah GA 1820-03-11 1827-12-19 14
Schoharie Observer Schoharie NY 1820-01-05 1823-05-07 73
Scioto Gazette Chillicothe OH 1820-01-07 1829-12-09 433
Sentinel and Witness Middletown CT 1823-01-01 1829-12-30 356
Signs of the Times Albany NY 1827-10-13 1828-11-08 53
South Carolina State Gazette Columbia SC 1822-01-01 1829-06-20 128
Southern Chronicle Camden SC 1822-03-14 1825-08-13 184
Southern Evangelical Intelligencer Charleston SC 1820-01-01 1821-12-29 123
Southern Galaxy Natchez MS 1828-05-22 1829-04-09 16
Spectator New York NY 1820-01-04 1829-12-29 1,137
Spooner's Vermont Journal Windsor VT 1820-01-03 1826-11-04 468
St. Louis Enquirer St. Louis MO 1820-01-08 1824-12-18 172
Star Raleigh NC 1820-01-07 1829-12-24 60
Statesman New York NY 1824-01-05 1826-11-10 211
Statesman and Gazette Natchez MS 1825-05-18 1829-12-26 65
Steubenville Herald Steubenville OH 1820-05-13 1827-06-23 104
Sun Pittsfield MA 1820-01-05 1829-12-31 598
Tennessee Herald Shelbyville TN 1820-03-08 1820-03-08 1
Texas Gazette Austin TX 1829-09-25 1829-11-07 6
Times Charleston SC 1820-01-06 1820-05-25 2
Times Hartford CT 1820-01-04 1829-12-28 508
Times and Weekly Advertiser Hartford CT 1829-01-12 1829-12-28 45
Torch Light Hagers-Town MD 1826-01-03 1828-10-23 147
Trenton Federalist Trenton NJ 1823-01-06 1824-12-27 105
Troy Post Troy NY 1820-12-05 1823-03-18 2
True American Rockville MD 1824-03-10 1824-03-10 1
Trumpet and Universalist Magazine Boston MA 1828-07-05 1829-12-26 78
Ulster Gazette Kingston NY 1821-05-30 1821-05-30 1
Ulster Plebeian Kingston NY 1820-04-15 1820-12-30 24
United States Telegraph Washington (DC) DC 1827-05-21 1829-11-17 274
Universalist Magazine Boston MA 1825-04-07 1828-01-12 111
Vermont Centinel Burlington VT 1820-01-28 1828-10-17 90
Vermont Gazette Bennington VT 1820-01-11 1829-12-29 702
Vermont Intelligencer Bellows Falls VT 1820-01-03 1820-12-25 52
Vermont Republican Windsor VT 1820-01-03 1828-05-10 233
Village Record Westchester PA 1820-01-05 1820-12-27 56
Village Register Dedham MA 1820-06-09 1829-10-29 499
Virginia Herald Fredericksburg VA 1826-08-16 1829-11-25 117
Washington Gazette Washington (DC) DC 1821-02-15 1821-12-31 282
Washington Reporter Washington PA 1820-01-03 1825-12-26 299
Washington Review and Examiner Washington PA 1820-01-03 1829-12-26 514
Washington Whig Bridgeton NJ 1820-01-03 1829-12-31 387
Watch-Tower Cooperstown NY 1821-08-20 1829-12-28 420
Waterloo Gazette Waterloo NY 1820-01-05 1820-05-24 4
Weekly Aurora Philadelphia PA 1820-01-03 1821-02-12 55
Weekly Eastern Argus Portland ME 1820-01-04 1829-12-29 571
Weekly Messenger Boston MA 1820-01-06 1829-12-31 555
Weekly Messenger Russellville KY 1820-01-11 1820-12-19 44
Weekly Recorder Chillicothe OH 1820-01-06 1820-12-27 50
Weekly Report Boston MA 1820-01-01 1820-12-30 53
Weekly Visiter Kennebunk ME 1820-01-01 1821-06-30 79
Weekly Visitor New York NY 1820-01-01 1823-10-25 108
Welt Bothe Reading PA 1820-03-15 1820-12-06 11
Westchester Herald Mount Pleasant NY 1820-01-04 1820-12-26 52
Winchester Gazette Winchester VA 1820-01-15 1820-01-15 1
Winchester Virginian Winchester VA 1828-04-18 1829-04-17 9
Winyaw Intelligencer Georgetown SC 1820-04-05 1829-12-30 180
Woodstock Observer Woodstock VT 1820-01-11 1822-12-31 179
Yankee Boston MA 1820-01-06 1820-01-20 3