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Amateur Newspapers Collection Inventory:
Connecticut

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CT

Ansonia

Home Gem (m)

1876:  Mar, Apr., July . Sept.

CT

Ansonia

New England Star (m)

1876:  Aug./Sept., Nov.

1877:  Apr./June

CT

Birmingham

Boys. Advertiser (m)

1870:  July

1871:  Jan, Feb., Apr.-Sept., Oct. . Dec.

CT

Bridgeport

Clipper (m)

1878:  Apr.

CT

Bridgeport

Cricket (w)

1877:  Sept. 8

CT

Bridgeport

Crusader (?)

1885:  Jan.

CT

Bridgeport

Eagle (m)

1884:  Nov., Dec.

1885:  Jan., Feb., Sept. . Nov.

1886:  Jan. . Sept./Oct.

CT

Bridgeport

Echo (m)

1886: June, Oct.

CT

Bridgeport

Golden Rule (m)

1884:  May . July

1885:  Jan.

CT

Bridgeport

Independent (m)

1885:  Nov., Dec.

1886:  Feb.

CT

Bridgeport

Juvens Vade Mecum (bm?)

1887:  June . Dec.

1888:  Jan. . Dec.

CT

Bridgeport

Little Giant (m)

1884:  July . Oct.

CT

Bridgeport

Mammoth (m)

1884:  Sept., Nov.

CT

Bridgeport

Minerva (?)

1887:  June

CT

Bridgeport

Multum in Parvo (m)

1885:  Sept., Oct.

1886:  Jan. . Aug./Sept.

CT

Bridgeport

Park City Amateur (m)

1886:  Mar. . Aug.

CT

Bridgeport

Pequonnock Amateur (m)

1884:  July . Oct./Nov.

CT

Bridgeport

Sunrise (m)

1884:  Nov., Dec.

1885:  Jan.

CT

Bridgeport

Bung-Town Patriot (m)

1825:  Mar. 1 (Photostat)

CT

Bridgeport, Waterbury

Nutmeg State Official (oc)

1886:  Aug, Nov.

1887:  Feb. . Dec.

1888:  Jan, Feb.

1889:  Feb.

CT

Danbury

Hornet (oc)

1881:  Nov., Dec.

1882:  Feb., Nov.

CT

Danbury

Mystic Knight (m)

1879:  Jan. . Mar., June, July, Sept. . Oct.

1880:  Jan, Mar., Dec.

1881:  July, Oct. . Dec.

1882:  Jan. . Mar.

CT

Danbury

Union Flag (m)

1885:  Oct. . Dec.

CT

Fair Haven

Connecticut (m)

1877:  Dec.

1878:  Feb. . July

CT

Hartford

Charter Oak (m)

1877:  Nov., Dec.

1878:  Jan, Apr, Sept.-Dec.

1879:  Jan. . Mar., May . Aug., Dec.

1880:  Jan., July

CT

Hartford

Elmwood Press (m)

1879:  Jan. . June

CT

Hartford

Hartford Amateur (m)

1877:  June, Sept. . Dec.

1878:  Jan., Feb . Apr.

CT

Hartford

Hartford Era (m)

1878:  Nov.

1879:  Feb. . June, Oct. . Dec.

1880:  Jan, Feb.

1881:  Dec.

1882:  Jan.

CT

Hartford

Honorificabilitudinitatibus (oc)

1898:  May . Sept.

CT

Hartford

Paragon (m)

1879;  June . Oct. , Dec.

CT

Hartford

Spy (m)

1881:  Oct. 15

CT

Hartford

Victor (m)

1879:  Feb., Apr., May, July

CT

Hartford

Wooden Nutmeg (m)

1884:  Feb., Mar.

CT

Hartford

Connecticut Amateur

1879:  Oct. 15

CT

Kent

Banner and Banquet of Love

1869:  Feb.

CT

Litchfield

Lilliputian Advertiser

1870:  Aug.

1872:  Apr. . Aug., Oct. . Dec.

CT

Litchfield

Lilliputian Advertiser

1872:  Oct.

CT

Meriden

Grand Magazine (m)

1900:  Apr.

CT

Meriden

Leisure Moments (m)

1877:  Aug., Oct.

CT

Meriden

Meriden Favorite (?)

1877:  Mar. 15

CT

Meriden

Pen  Scissors (oc)

1900:  Sept.

CT

Moodus

Yankee Blade (m)

1877:  Oct.

1878:  Mar, May . Aug.

CT

New Boston

New Boston Spy

1874:  Apr.

CT

New Britain

Atom Advertiser (m)

1887:  Jan. . Feb.

CT

New Britain

Comet of .82-3

1882:  Oct, Dec

1883:  Jan. . Mar.

CT

New Britain

Courier (m)

1873:  May

CT

New Britain

Investigator (ir)

1891:  June . Dec.

1892:  Jan. .Dec.

1893:  Mar. . Dec.

1894:  Jan. .Dec.

1895:  ?

CT

New Britain

Our Monthly (m)

1883:  Mar. . Apr.

CT

New Britain

Our Pet (m)

1886:  Sept.

CT

New Britain

Press (m)

1886:  Feb.

CT

New Britain

Trumpet (m)

1886:  May, June, Oct.

CT

New Britain

Youths. Gazette (?)

1882, Oct., Oct extra, Dec. 25

CT

New Haven

Advertiser (m)

1876:  Nov. 15 . Dec.

1877:  Jan. . Apr.

CT

New Haven

Campaign Sheet (?)

1872:  Nov.

CT

New Haven

Echo (?)

1872:  July/Aug., Nov. 7

CT

New Haven

Hermit and Crypt (m)

1897:  Sept., Oct.

CT

New Haven

Momus (m)

1857:  Feb. . May

CT

New Haven

Post (m)

1872:  June . Sept.

CT

New Haven

Press (m)

1872:  May . Aug.

CT

New haven

The Jail Bird

1872:  ?

CT

New London

Club (bm)

1882:  Oct. . Dec.

CT

New London

Golding Press

1881:  Dec.

1882:  Feb.

CT

New London

Osprey  (m)

1881:  Dec.

1882:  Jan./Feb.

CT

New London

.Success.  (m)

1883:  Jan.

CT

New London

Thames Budget (m)

1881:  Oct/Nov., Dec.

1882:  Jan. . Mar./July, Nov.

CT

Norwalk

Home Companion (m)

1870:  Sept . Oct.

CT

Norwich

Eagle (m)

1889:  Jan., Feb., Apr., May, Sept.

CT

Norwich

Pleasant Memories

1897:  Convention issue

CT

Pomfret

The Pomfret Prattler

1882:  Aug. 31

CT

Putnam

Eaglet (m)

1895:  June, July

1896:  Jan. . Dec.

1897:  Jan.- Mar.

CT

Putnam

Planet (m)

1897:  June . Dec.

1898:  Jan. . Apr.

CT

Putnam

Wooden Nutmeg (m)

1899:  July

CT

Rockville

Mermaid (m)

1872:  Oct.

CT

Saybrook

Favorite (m)

1877:  Sept., Oct. Dec.

1878:  Jan. . Mar.

CT

Saybrook

Nutmeg (m)

1878:  May . July, Sept., Oct/Nov.

CT

South Manchester

Sphinx (m)

1882:  Jan. . Nov.

CT

South Manchester, Hartford

American Sphinx (m)

1882:  Dec.

1883:  Jan. . Dec.

1884:  Jan. . Dec.

1885:  Jan. . Sept.

CT

South Norwalk

Amateur Gem (m)

1876:  Feb.

CT

South Norwalk

Experiment (m)

1876:  July . Aug.

CT

South Norwalk

Hallock  Onderdonk.s Amateur Newspaper Reporter and Printers. Journal

1876:  Oct., Nov.

1877:  n.d.

CT

South Norwalk

Monthly Leaf (m)

1877:  May

1878:  Sept.

CT

Stamford

Comet (?)

1881:  Dec.

CT

Stamford

Cyclone (m)

1878:  Feb.

CT

Stamford

Eastern Amateur (m)

1878:  June . Sept.

1879:  July . Sept., Nov.

CT

Stamford

Literary Star (m)

1878:  Mar. . May

CT

Stamford

Stamford Star (m)

1877:  Dec.

1878:  Jan.

CT

Stonington

The Boy.s Midnight Cry

1850:  May 1

CT

Stonington

The Extinguisher

1849:  Nov. 10

CT

Stratford

Stratfordite (bm)

1884:  July/Aug.? . N/D

1885:  Mar/Apr.

CT

Torrington

Torrington Advertiser (sm)

1882:  July 6 . Dec.

1883:  Jan. 18, Feb. 15-Dec. 27

CT

Torrington, Winsted

Scribe (oc)

1899:  Mar. . Nov.

CT

Waterbury

American Sphinx (m)

1886:  May

CT

Waterbury

Bantam (m)

1881:  Dec. and suppl.

1882:  Jan.

CT

Waterbury

Busy Bee (m)

1887:  Oct- Dec.

1888:  Jan.

CT

Waterbury

Connecticut Amateur

1883:  June

CT

Waterbury

Firefly (m)  [Feb. 1886 as .Fly.]

1886:  May . July, Sept. . Oct

1887:  Mar.

CT

Waterbury

Mail (m)

1886:  Oct. 25, Nov.

CT

Waterbury

Monthly Advertiser (m)

1876:  Feb. 20

CT

Waterbury

Monthly Gazette (m)

1878:  June

CT

Waterbury

New England Amateur (q)

1882:  Sept. and suppl.

CT

Waterbury

Press (sm)

1885:  May 27 . July 27

CT

Waterbury

Progress (m)

1887:  Jan.

CT

Waterbury

Spark (m)

1886:  May

CT

Waterbury

Tribunal (oc)

1883:  July

CT

Waterbury

Trifler (m)

1883:  Sept. . Oct.

1884:  Apr.

CT

Waterbury

Vagabond (?)

1883:  June

CT

Waterbury

Waterbury Ledger (m)

1898:  Dec.

CT

Waterbury

Young America (m)

1881:  Apr. . June, Aug.- Dec.

1882:  Jan. . Dec.

CT

Waterbury

Post Boy (m)

1887:  Apr. . Sept., Nov., Dec.

1888:  Jan, June, Oct. . Dec.

1889:  Jan.- Feb./Mar.

CT

West Avon

Fanchon (?)

1879:  Feb.

CT

West Avon

Mermaid (m)

1878:  Oct., Dec.

CT

West Avon

Waverly (m)

1879:  Jan. & Suppl., Feb, Apr., May & suppl.

CT

West Meriden

Diamond (m)

1877:  Dec.

1878:  Jan. . July, Sept. . Dec.

1879:  Feb. . Aug., Oct.

CT

West Meriden

Every Month (m)

1878:  Oct. 15 . Dec.

1879:  Jan. . Mar.

CT

West Meriden

Pen and Press (q)

1879:  Oct.

CT

West Meriden

Every Month

1879:  Apr.

CT

Willimantic

Rocket (bw)

1886:  Oct. . Dec.

CT

Woodbury

Woodbury Reporter (?)

1878:  Apr. 18 & Suppl.

CT, NJ

New Haven, NY, Point Pleasant, etc.

Boys. Herald (ir)

1871:  Oct. . Dec.

1872:  Feb. . Dec.

1873:  Feb, Apr. . Dec.

1874:  Jan, Feb., May- Dec.

1875:  Jan, Feb., Apr. .Sept., Nov.

1876:  Apr. . June

1877:  Jan. . Apr.

1880:  Jan., Feb.

1884:  Jan, July, Aug., Nov.

1886:  Apr.

1888:  Jan., Feb., Mar.

1891:  June

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