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Maryland Gazette Collection

MSA SC 2853
MediumMicrofilm, photostat
RestrictionsRESTRICTED: Do not circulate photostat without the permission of the Registrar
StorageContact the Department of Special Collections for location.
Film Number(s)SCM 1007
Newspaper, Maryland Gazette

Digital images available at the Archives of Maryland Online for the years 1728-1839, here

(Annapolis, Anne Arundel County: Printed by W. Parks)

The Maryland Gazette began publication in September 1727 and ceased with the November 29, 1734 issue[?]. It was published weekly. Title history based in part on December 3 to December 10, 1728 [no. 65]. It was published as the Maryland Gazette, September 19, 1727-March 1731; the Maryland Gazette Reviv'd, December 1732-March 1733; and the Maryland Gazette, between March 23 and April 13, 1733. Publication was suspended from March 1731 until December 1732.

A photostat edition of this paper was published by the John Carter Brown Library in 1925. A copy was given to the Maryland State Archives by the Maryland State Law Library in 1990 [MSA SC 2311]. A copy is also available at the Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore.

Archives' collection includes photostat copies in MSA SC 614 (March 8-15, 1734), MSA SC 2311, and MSA SC 2626 (December 10, 1728-November 29, 1734).

For abstracts, see: Robert Barnes, Marriages and Deaths from the Maryland Gazette, 1727-1839 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. 1979); Karen Mauer Green, Maryland Gazette Genealogical and Historical Abstracts 1727-1761 (Galveston, TX: The Frontier Press, 1989); Effie L. Henry, comp., Extracts from the Maryland Gazette [1730-1790] [Washington?, DC: 1936?] [LC call no.: F180 .H47].

For index, see MARYLAND INDEXES (Maryland Gazette, Annapolis Items, Index) 1745-1820 S1456.

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