Maryland Online Historical Newspapers

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County & City
Name of Newspaper
Years Covered
Cost
Resource
Baltimore
(independent city)
Afro American
1902 - 1906
1908 - 1912
1917 - 1988
1992
Free
Google News Archive
Baltimore
(independent city)
Afro American
(another digitization - incorrectly listed as Afro American Ledger;  contains different issues than those shown in above digitizations)
1906 - 1908
1913 - 1917
Free
Google News Archive
Baltimore
(independent city)
Afro American
(yet another digitization - incorrectly listed as Baltimore Afro American; issue attributed to 1794 is actually 1974; contains different issues than those shown in above digitizations)
1943 - 1989
1993 - 1997
1999
2003
FreeGoogle News Archive
 Baltimore
(independent city)
American & Commercial Advertiser
1854 - 1856
1858
1861 - 1869
Free
Google News Archive
 Baltimore
(independent city)
American & Commercial Daily Advertiser
1800
1804 - 1853
1858
1880
Free
Google News Archive
 Baltimore
(independent city)
American & Daily Advertiser
1799 - 1801
FreeGoogle News Archive
Baltimore
(independent city)
Baltimore American1857
1884 - 1902
FreeGoogle News Archive
Baltimore
(independent city)
Baltimore American and Commercial Advertiser1859 - 1861
1870 - 1878
1880 - 1883
FreeGoogle News Archive
Dorchester - Cambridge
American Eagle
1856 - 1857
Free
Google News Archive
Prince George's - Upper Marlboro
Machinist
(International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers)
1946 - 1994
Free
Georgia State University Library





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