Index to Portland Newspapers, 1785-1835


Items selected for inclusion cover social, cultural, intellectual, economic, financial, maritime, and literary history; local political events of an unusual nature; prominent personalities; and the occasional obituary. About 30,000 entries. The sixteen newspapers indexed are: The Falmouth Gazette, Cumberland Gazette, Eastern Herald, Portland Gazette, Eastern Argus, Portland Advertiser, Daily Courier, Christian Mirror, Christian Pilot, Downing Gazette, Maine Farmer, Yankee Farmer, The Jeffersonian, Independent Statesman, The Yankee, and Family Reader. This work is alphabetically arranged by surname and topic.


William B. Jordan, Jr.  

1994, 8½x11, paper, 396 pp.

ISBN: 9780788401015