This collection contains a selection of nineteenth-century newspapers from the Bentley Rare Book Museum's newspaper collection. The full newspaper collection is available at the Bentley Rare Book Museum.
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(Frederick Douglass, 1854-02-17)In 1847, Frederick Douglass founded the abolitionist newspaper entitled "The North Star" in Rochester, NY. " In 1851, "The North Star" merged with The Liberty Paper Party in Syracuse, NY, and its name changed to "Frederick ...