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Newspapers: Wake to Wilson Counties

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Wake to Wilson Counties

Wake County

North Carolina Minerva and Fayetteville Advertiser (Fayetteville) 
        On reel with Raleigh Minerva Raleigh) 
        Mar. 31, 1796-Apr., 1799 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

North Carolina Minerva and Raleigh Advertiser (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Minerva
        May 7, 1799-Nov., 1800 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

North Carolina Minerva (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Minerva
        Nov., 1800-Apr. 25, 1803 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Minerva or Anti-Jacobin (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Minerva
        May 2, 1803-Oct. 29, 1804 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Minerva (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Minerva
        Nov. 5, 1804-Nov. 23, 1809 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Raleigh Minerva (Raleigh) 
        Nov. 30, 1809-Jan. 15, 1819; Jan. 22, 1819-Mar. 23, 1821 (Holdings incomplete)

Raleigh Register and North-Carolina Weekly Advertiser (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Register
        Oct. 22, 1799-Nov. 25, 1800 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Raleigh Register and North-Carolina State Gazette (Raleigh) (1800) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Register
        Dec. 2, 1800-Dec. 20, 1811 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Raleigh Register and North-Carolina Gazette (Raleigh) (1811) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Register
        Dec. 27, 1811-Dec. 6, 1823 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Raleigh Register, and North-Carolina State Gazette (Raleigh) (1823) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Register
        Dec. 12, 1823-Dec. 2, 1825 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Raleigh Register, and North-Carolina Gazette (Raleigh) (1825) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Register ) 
          Dec. 9, 1825-1827; 1829-1841 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Weekly Raleigh Register, and North Carolina Gazette (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Register ) 
       1841-May 26, 1852 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Weekly Raleigh Register (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Raleigh Register
        June 2, 1852-Sept. 9, 1863 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Raleigh Register (Raleigh) (1869) 
        July 5, 1867-Apr. 23, 1868; May 22, 1877-Apr. 17, 1878; Feb. 27, 1884-Dec. 23, 1885 (Holdings incomplete)

Star (Raleigh) 
        (On reels 1, 2 of North Carolina Star
        Nov. 3, 1808-Dec. 29, 1815 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Star and North Carolina State Gazette (Raleigh) 
        (On reels 2-4 of North Carolina Star
        Jan. 5, 1816-Nov. 20, 1834

Continued by:

Star and North Carolina Gazette (Raleigh) 
        (on reels 4-5 of North Carolina Star
        Nov. 27, 1834-June 26, 1839 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Raleigh Star and North Carolina Gazette (Raleigh) 
        (On reels 4-7 of North Carolina Star
       July 3, 1839-Feb., 1850 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

North Carolina Star (Raleigh) 
        Mar., 1850-June 18, 1856 (Holdings incomplete)

National Democrat (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        Sept. 8, 1860; Sept. 12, 1860; Sept. 15, 1860; Sept. 29, 1860; Oct. 17, 1860 (Negative copy)

Confederate (Raleigh) (tri-weekly) 
        (On reel with Daily Confederate
        Mar. 26, 1864; Mar. 29, 1864

Weekly Confederate (Raleigh) 
        (On reel 2 of Daily Confederate
        Feb. 9, 1864-Mar. 15, 1865 (Negative copy

Daily Confederate (Raleigh) 
        Jan. 26, 1864-Apr. 11, 1865

Daily Record (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        June 1, 1865-July 24, 1865 (Negative copy)

Continued by:

Semi-Weekly Record (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        July 26, 1865-Sept. 23, 1865 (Holdings incomplete)

Journal of Freedom (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        Sept. 30, 1865 -Oct. 28, 1865 (Negative copy)

Daily Standard (Raleigh) (1865) 
        Apr. 17, 1865-Oct. 4, 1865 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Daily North Carolina Standard (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Daily Standard
        Oct. 5, 1865-Mar. 16, 1866; Jan. 14, 1868-Sept. 22, 1868 
        [Publication suspended Mar. 17, 1866-Jan. 13, 1868]

Continued by:

North Carolina Standard (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Daily Standard
        Sept. 23, 1868-Aug.16, 1869

Continued by:

Daily Standard (Raleigh) (1869) 
        Aug. 17, 1869-Dec. 24, 1879 (Incomplete holdings)

Weekly Standard (Raleigh) (1858) 
        Nov.17, 1858-Apr. 11, 1865 (Holdings incomplete)

Life Boat (Raleigh) (1867) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        May, 1867 (Negative copy)

Weekly Republican (Raleigh) (1867) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        June 29, 1867; July 20, 1867; July 2, 1874 (Negative copy)

Daily Advertiser (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        Jan., 8, 1868 (Negative copy)

Holden Record (Raleigh) 
        Mar. 12, 1868-Apr. 16, 1868 (Holdings incomplete) (Negative copy)

Weekly Standard (Raleigh) (1869) 
        Aug. 25, 1869-Dec. 28, 1879 (Holdings incomplete)

Gazette Raleigh (A.M. Dowell) 
        On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        Feb. 4, 1871 (Negative copy 
        [Not connected with periodical of same name published by James M. Young]

We Know (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
       Feb. 17, 1872 (Negative copy)

Blasting Powder for Democrats and Conservatives (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        June 19, 1872; June 26, 1872; July 12, 1872 (Negative copy)

Daily Examiner (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        Feb. 26, 1874; March 7, 8, 1874 (Negative copy)

Weekly Republican (Raleigh) (1874) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        July 2, 1874 (Negative copy)

Raleigh Republican (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        July 3, 1874; July 16, 1874 (Negative copy)

Daily Evening Crescent (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        Mar. 27, 1874; July 7, 1874; July 10, 1874; Aug. 21, 1874 (Negative copy)

        Tri-Weekly Topic (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        Apr. 3, 1875 (Negative copy)

Southern Illustrated Age (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        Aug. 14, 1875 (Negative copy)

Daily Sentinel (Raleigh) 
        Aug. 8, 1865-July 21, 1876

Continued by:

Raleigh Sentinel (Raleigh) (1876) 
        (On reel 12 of Daily Sentinel Raleigh) 
        July 22, 1876-Dec. 2, 1876

National (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        Aug. 21, 1878; Sept, 25,1878; Oct, 16,1878; Oct. 30, 1878; Nov. 6, 1878; Nov. 15, 1878 (Negative copy)

City and State (Raleigh) 
        (On reel with Holden Record Raleigh) 
        Dec. 4, 1878 (Negative copy)

Gazette (Raleigh) (James M. Young) 
        (On reel with Bulletin, Louisville, KY) 
       African-American Newspaper 
        Dec. 16, 1893; May 19, 1894; Oct. 31, 1896; Nov. 21, 1896; Aug. 7, 1897 
        [Not connected with periodical of the same name published by A.M. Dowell]

Raleigh News (Raleigh) 
        Nov. 5, 1876; Nov. 7, 1876-Nov. 11, 1876; Nov. 14, 1876; Nov. 17, 1876; Dec. 6, 1879

Merged with:

Observer (Raleigh) (1876-1880) 
        Feb. 24, 1877-Sept. 11, 1880

To Form:

News and Observer (Raleigh) (1880-1893) 
        (On reels 1-24 of News and Observer Raleigh ,1894) 
        Sept. 12, 1880-July 1, 1893

Merged with State Chronicle Raleigh to form:

News-Observer-Chronicle (Raleigh) 
       (On reels 24-26 of News and Observer Raleigh (1894)) 
        July 1, 1893-Aug. 11, 1894

Continued by:

News and Observer (Raleigh) (1894) 
        Library has current subscription 
        Aug.12, 1894-present

Warren County

People's Paper (Warren Plains) 
        (On reel with Sunny Home
        Dec. 20, 1895; Jan. 3, 1896; Feb. 14, 1896; June 12, 1896; Oct. 16, 1896

True Reformer (Littleton) 
        (On reel with Bulletin, Louisville, KY) 
        July 25, 1900 (vol. 1, no.47) 
        African-American Newspaper

Wayne and Duplin Counties

Rural Visitor (Fremont) 
        (On reel with Old Constitution
        Mar. 4, 1898; Oct. 7, 1898; Oct. 28, 1898; Nov. 11, 1898; Dec. 23, 1898; Jan. 20, 1899; Mar. 17, 1899

Mount Olive Advertiser (Mount Olive) 
        (On reel with Iredell Gazette
        Dec. 29, 1898; Jan. 11, 1900; Jan. 25, 1900

Wilkes County

Carter's Weekly (North Wilkesboro) 
        Jan. 2, 1920-Dec. 31, 1920; Jan. 5, 1922-Dec. 27, 1923 (Holdings incomplete)

Continued by:

Wilkes Journal (North Wilkesboro) (1924-1932) 
        Jan. 3, 1924-Mar. 7, 1929; April 11, 1929-Sept. 5, 1929; Oct. 3, 1929-Dec. 19, 1929

Wilson County

Toisnot Transcript (Toisnot) 
        (On reel with Sunny Home
        May 4, 1876

Sunny Home (Toisnot) 
        July 15, 1881; Jan. 19, 1883